Introduction to the Human Body

Author: Gerard J. Tortora,Bryan H. Derrickson

Publisher: Wiley Global Education

ISBN: 1119392780

Category: Science

Page: 640

View: 1299

Introduction to the Human Body combines exceptional content and outstanding visual, auditory, and interactive presentations for a multimodal and comprehensive learning experience. This digital course gives students the ability to learn and explore anatomy and physiology both inside and outside of the classroom.

Human Body

An Introduction to Structure and Function

Author: Adolf Faller,Michael Schuenke

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 1604061162

Category: Medical

Page: 720

View: 2816

This exceptional resource offers a broad review of the structure and function of the human body. Each chapter is dedicated to a particular organ system, providing medical and allied health students and professionals with quick and comprehensive coverage of anatomy and physiology.Features: All concepts are reinforced by detailed overviews at the beginning of each chapter, and summaries at the end In-depth information on cell-biology, genetics, and human evolution provides a conceptual framework for understanding the human body Detailed text complements 271 full-color illustrations to help readers visualize and grasp complex subjects Key sections on how antioxidants and active substances in plants affect the digestive system First year medical students and allied health professionals will benefit from the text's extensive scope and clear presentation. Knowledge of the human body's structures and functions is essential for every level of practice, and this indispensable guide is a definitive encyclopedia on the subject.Studying or teaching anatomy? We have the educational e-products you need.Students can use to study full-color illustrations using the handy labels-on, labels-off function and take timed self-tests.Instructors can use the Thieme Teaching Assistant: Anatomy to download and easily import 2,000+ full-color illustrations to enhance presentations, course materials, and handouts.

Introduction to the Human Body, Learning Guide

The Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology

Author: Gerard J. Tortora,Sandra R. Grabowski

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 9780471368007

Category: Science

Page: 368

View: 2805

This text continues to present the essential concepts of A& P so necessary to helping readers achieve their career goals in today's allied health fields. It provides a successful blend of visual and textual elements to illuminate the complexities of the human body and ensure readers' understanding. Numerous pedagogical aids are integrated into the narrative and figures to reinforce reader comprehension. Concepts are also linked to readers' lives with essays on hot topics in human health and wellness.

Introduction to the Human Body, 9th Edition

Author: Gerard J. Tortora,Bryan H. Derrickson

Publisher: Wiley Global Education

ISBN: 111821353X

Category: Science

Page: 752

View: 9184

Like its predecessors, this new edition offers a balanced introduction to the human body especially developed to meet the needs of the one semester course. It provides an effective blend of stunning art and clearly written text to illuminate the complexities of the human body. Class-tested pedagogy is woven into the narrative and figures to ensure that students gain a solid understanding of the material

Introduction to the Human Body

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1619067986

Category: Education

Page: 400

View: 9178

Facts101 is your complete guide to Introduction to the Human Body. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Human Body Book | Introduction to the Circulatory System | Children's Anatomy & Physiology Edition

Author: Baby Professor

Publisher: Speedy Publishing LLC

ISBN: 1541901169

Category: Science

Page: 40

View: 6464

What goes on inside the human body? Let’s find out the answer together! This educational book features the human anatomy and physiology. It explains in fun details how you breathe, how you think and basically how you live. It’s an interesting book to add to your collection. Grab a copy today!

Principles of Holography

Author: Howard Michael Smith

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780471083405

Category: Science

Page: 239

View: 5953

Work more effectively and gauge your progress along the way! This Learning Guide is designed to accompany Tortora's "Introduction to the Human Body, 6th Edition." This valuable aid for students includes numerous and varied exercises, labeling and coloring diagrams, and mastery tests. Like its predecessors, Introduction to the Human Body, 6th Edition offers a balanced introduction to the human body especially developed to meet the needs of the one semester course. It provides an effective blend of stunning art and clearly written text to illuminate the complexities of the human body. Class-tested pedagogy is woven into the narrative and figures to ensure that students gain a solid understanding of the material.

Introduction to Drawing the Human Body

Author: Giovanni Civardi

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9781844486090

Category: Art

Page: 112

View: 4772

In this technical guide, Civardi imparts a thorough and intelligent understanding of how to draw the human body. Written with clarity and enthusiasm, and using numerous examples of his own work as teaching aids, Civardi provides the reader with a firm grounding in observation, anatomy, proportion, body structure, perspective and composition. The exploration of static versus dynamic poses provides the artist with an invaluable source of ideas and inspiration, and towards the end of the book is a series of exercises designed to stimulate the reader, and reinforce and consolidate his or her understanding of the text. This is a rigorous, in-depth treatment of the subject, suitable for novice artists seeking a comprehensive introduction to drawing the human form as well as more experienced artists wishing to learn more about this fascinating subject.

The Human Body in Health and Illness

Author: Barbara Herlihy

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455756423

Category: Medical

Page: 576

View: 5320

Using colorful cartoons, humorous illustrations, and an easy-to-read approach, The Human Body in Health and Illness, 5th Edition makes it fun to learn anatomy & physiology. Step-by-step explanations, clever features, and clinical examples simplify A&P concepts and relate A&P to the real world. Organized by body system, this book shows how each organ is structurally designed to perform specific physiological tasks while demonstrating what happens to the body when a system does not function properly. Written by well-known author and educator Barbara Herlihy, The Human Body in Health and Illness makes A&P concepts easy to understand even if you have a limited background in the sciences. Full-color illustrations simplify difficult concepts and complex processes. Colorful cartoons use humor to clarify and reinforce the content, making it more memorable, accessible, and reader-friendly. Interesting analogies and examples make learning easier, especially if you’re studying A&P for the first time. Key terms and objectives are listed at the beginning of every chapter, setting learning expectations and goals, with terms defined in a comprehensive glossary. Did You Know boxes include brief vignettes describing clinical scenarios or historical events related to A&P. Review tools include chapter summaries, Review Your Knowledge questions, and Go Figure! questions relating to figures and diagrams. UPDATED illustrations and content keep A&P information current and strengthen an already popular textbook. UPDATED Medical Terminology and Disorders tables include pronunciations, derivations, and word parts, along with expanded, in-depth descriptions of the most crucial information. UPDATED! The Evolve website assets include practice exams, interactive activities and exercises, the Body Spectrum Online Coloring Book, and more!

Anatomy and Physiology

Understanding the Human Body

Author: Robert K. Clark

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763748166

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 474

View: 6406

Anatomy and Physiology: Understanding the Human Body provides an informal, analogy-driven introduction to anatomy and physiology for nonscience students, especially those preparing for careers in the allied health sciences. This accessible text is designed with an uncluttered format, an encouraging tone, and excellent preview and review tools to help your students succeed. The text provides enough detail to satisfy well-prepared students, while the personal and friendly presentation will keep even the least-motivated students reading and learning.

Normal Microflora

An Introduction to Microbes Inhabiting the Human Body

Author: Gerald W. Tannock

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9780412550409

Category: Medical

Page: 115

View: 9635

This book is about the microbial species that inhabit the human body, and the consequences of the intimate relationships that we share with them. It is intended that the book will provide an introduction to the normal microflora for those studying disciplines within the health sciences, and for those in the food industry where interest in the microbiology of the digestive tract, especially with respect to lactic acid bacteria, is topical.

Introduction to the Human Body

The Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology

Author: GERARD J. TORTORA,Bryan Derrickson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781119036227


Page: 563

View: 5533


The Human Body

An introduction for the biomedical and health sciences

Author: Gillian Pocock,Chris Richards

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9780199289073

Category: Science

Page: 816

View: 3884

Taking a broad, integrated view of the field, The Human Body spans human physiology and anatomy, histology, cell biology, pharmacology, and genetics and immunology, to give a complete overview that forms the perfect foundation to any biomedical or healthcare science course.

The Human Body in Health & Disease - E-Book

Author: Kevin T. Patton,Gary A. Thibodeau

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323402062

Category: Medical

Page: 800

View: 8873

No one explains A&P more clearly! The Human Body in Health & Disease, 7th Edition makes it easier to understand how the body works, both in normal conditions and when things go wrong. Its easy-to-read writing style, more than 500 full-color illustrations, and unique Clear View of the Human Body transparencies keep you focused on the principles of anatomy, physiology, and pathology. New to this edition are Connect It! features with bonus online content and concept maps with flow charts to simplify complex topics. From noted educators Kevin Patton and Gary Thibodeau, this book presents A&P in a way that lets you know and understand what is important. More than 545 full-color photographs and drawings bring difficult A&P concepts to life and illustrate the most current scientific knowledge. Clear, conversational writing style breaks down information into brief ‘chunks,’ making principles easier to understand. UNIQUE! Clear View of the Human Body transparencies allow you to peel back the layers of the body, with a 22-page, full-color insert showing the male and female human body along several planes. Over 50 Animation Direct 3-D animations provide dynamic visual explanations for key concepts, with callouts in the text directing you to these animations on the Evolve companion website. Language of Science/Language of Medicine presents lists of medical terms, pronunciations, and word parts to help you become familiar with A&P terminology and the meanings of individual word parts. Useful learning features include study tips, chapter objectives, case studies, critical thinking questions, summary boxes, review questions, and chapter tests. A study guide reinforces your understanding of anatomy and physiology with a variety of practical exercises to help you review and apply key A&P concepts. Sold separately. NEW and UNIQUE! Connect It! articles on the Evolve companion website provide bonus information for you to explore, and are called out in the text. NEW and UNIQUE! Active Concept Maps on Evolve utilize animated and narrated flow charts to explain complex topics, and are also called out in the text. NEW! Chapter objectives and Active Learning sections more closely tie objectives to the end-of-chapter material. UPDATED! Genetics chapter includes the latest and most important advances.