Human Anatomy / Edition 7

Human Anatomy / Edition 7

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

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

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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:
New Edition
Pages:
896
Sales rank:
213,107
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

1The Human Body: An Orientation1
2Cells: The Living Units23
3Basic Embryology48
4Tissues65
5The Integumentary System99
6Bones and Skeletal Tissues117
7Bones of the Skeleton138
8Joints188
9Muscle Tissue216
10Muscles of the Body237
11Fundamentals of the Nervous System and Nervous Tissue295
12The Central Nervous System316
13The Peripheral Nervous System361
14The Autonomic Nervous System and Visceral Sensory Neurons392
15The Special Senses411
16Blood444
17The Heart459
18Blood Vessels480
19The Lymphatic System515
20The Respiratory System533
21The Digestive System561
22The Urinary System600
23The Reproductive System622
24The Endocrine System661
25Surface Anatomy683
Appendix AThe Metric System711
Appendix BAnswers to Multiple Choice and Matching Questions712
Appendix CWord Roots, Prefixes, Suffixes, Combining Forms714
Glossary717
Credits730
IndexI-1

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