Human Anatomy / Edition 4

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Overview

Read it, See it, Master it!

Read it &#8211 Ken Saladin explains human anatomy in an engaging, yet efficient way. He puts a premium on the words, and uses student&#8211relevant analogies to motivate the reader.

See it &#8211 Saladin&#39s collection of illustrations and photos are carefully chosen to support the text discussion. Vibrant and realistic presentations engage students.

Master it &#8211 With Connect Anatomy and Physiology, Learn Smart and Anatomy and Physiology Revealed, students can practice and improve their understanding of concepts.

From the most pedagogically sound organisation to the exceptional art, to the integration of text with technology, Saladin has formed a teaching system that will both motivate and enable students to understand and appreciate the wonders of human anatomy. This distinctive text was developed to stand apart from all other anatomy texts with an approach borne out of more than 30 years of teaching, unparalleled art, and a writing style that has been acclaimed by reviewers. Designed for a one&#8211semester college anatomy course, Saladin requires no prior knowledge of chemistry or cell biology.

Users who purchase Connect Plus receive access to the full online ebook version of the textbook as well as Anatomy and Physiology Revealed 3.0 and adaptive learning system &#8211 Learn Smart.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780073378299
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Publication date: 3/22/2013
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 816
  • Sales rank: 463,534
  • Product dimensions: 9.00 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Meet the Author

Kenneth S. Saladin is a full professor at Georgia College and State University. He obtained his B.S. degree in Zoology from Michigan State University and his Ph.D. in Biological Sciences from Florida State University. He has taught both undergraduate and graduate courses for over twenty years.

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Table of Contents

P A R T O N E Organization of the Body

1 The Study of Human Anatomy

2 Cytology—The Study of Cells

3 Histology—The Study of Tissues

4 Human Development
P A R T T W O Support and Movement

5 The Integumentary System

6 Bone Tissue

7 The Axial Skeleton

8 The Appendicular Skeleton

9 Joints

10 The Muscular System—Introduction

11 The Axial Musculature

12 The Appendicular Musculature Atlas of Regional and Surface Anatomy
P A R T T H R E E Integration and Control

13 Nervous Tissue

14 The Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves

15 The Brain and Cranial Nerves

16 The Autonomic Nervous System and Visceral Reflexes

17 Sense Organs

18 The Endocrine System
P A R T F O U R Maintenance

19 The Circulatory System I—Blood

20 The Circulatory System II—The Heart

21 The Circulatory System III—Blood Vessels

22 The Lymphatic System and Immunity

23 The Respiratory System

24 The Digestive System

25 The Urinary System
P A R T F I V E Reproduction

26 The Reproductive System
Appendix: Answers to Chapter Review Questions
Glossary
Credits
Index
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