Human Anatomy

Human Anatomy

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Human Anatomy, Sixth Edition builds upon the clear and concise explanations of the best-selling Fifth Edition. A dramatically improved art and photo program, even clearer explanations and readability, and more integrated clinical coverage are all included. Recognized for helping you establish the framework needed for understanding how anatomical structure relates to function, the text's engaging descriptions now benefit from a brand-new art program that features vibrant, saturated colors as well as new side-by-side cadaver photos. New Focus figures have been added to help you grasp the most difficult topics in anatomy.



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Product details

  • Hardback | 880 pages
  • 229 x 276 x 30.99mm | 2,109.2g
  • Pearson
  • San Francisco, CA, United States
  • English
  • 6th edition
  • 0321616111
  • 9780321616111

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Human Anatomy, Sixth Edition builds upon the clear and concise explanations of the best-selling Fifth Edition. A dramatically improved art and photo program, even clearer explanations and readability, and more integrated clinical coverage are all included. Recognized for helping you establish the framework needed for understanding how anatomical structure relates to function, the text's engaging descriptions now benefit from a brand-new art program that features vibrant, saturated colors as well as new side-by-side cadaver photos. New Focus figures have been added to help you grasp the most difficult topics in anatomy.
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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 I: The Axial Skeleton

8. Bones, Part II: 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 and Cardiac Muscle Tissue

20. Blood Vessels and Smooth Muscle Tissue

21. The Lymphatic and Immune Systems

22. The Respiratory System

23. The Digestive System

24. The Urinary System

25. The Reproductive System
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