Human Anatomy / Edition 7

Human Anatomy / Edition 7

by Elaine N. Marieb, Patricia Brady Wilhelm, Jon B. Mallatt
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0321822412

ISBN-13: 9780321822413

Pub. Date: 01/05/2013

Publisher: Pearson

The #1 best-selling book for the human anatomy course, Human Anatomy, Seventh Edition is widely regarded as the most readable and visually accessible book on the market. The new edition builds on the book’s hallmark strengths—art that teaches better, a reader-friendly narrative, and easy-to-use media and assessment tools–and improves on

Overview

The #1 best-selling book for the human anatomy course, Human Anatomy, Seventh Edition is widely regarded as the most readable and visually accessible book on the market. The new edition builds on the book’s hallmark strengths—art that teaches better, a reader-friendly narrative, and easy-to-use media and assessment tools–and improves on them with new and updated Focus Figures and new in-text media references. This edition also features vivid new clinical photos that reinforce real-world applications, and new cadaver photos and micrographs that appear side-by-side with art–all to increase students’ ability to more accurately visualize key anatomical structures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321822413
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
01/05/2013
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
896
Sales rank:
69,643
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

1. The Human Body: An Orientation

2. Cells: The Living Units

3. Basic Embryology

4. Tissues

5. The Integumentary System

6. Bones and Skeletal Tissues

7. Bones, Part 1: The Axial Skeleton

8. Bones, Part 2: The Appendicular Skeleton

9. Joints

10. Skeletal Muscle Tissue

11. Muscles of the Body

12. Fundamentals of the Nervous System and Nervous Tissue

13. The Central Nervous System

14. The Peripheral Nervous System

15. The Autonomic Nervous System and Visceral Sensory Neurons

16. The Special Senses

17. The Endocrine System

18. Blood

19. The Heart

20. Blood Vessels

21. The Lymphatic and Immune Systems

22. The Respiratory System

23. The Digestive System

24. The Urinary System

25. The Reproductive System

Appendix A. The Metric System

Appendix B. Answers to Check Your Understanding, Multiple Choice, and Matching Questions

Glossary

Photo and Illustration Credits

Index

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