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The Human Body in Health and Illness - Soft Cover Version, 4th Edition
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Using colorful cartoons, illustrations, and an easy-to-read approach,
The Human Body in Health and Illness, 4th Edition makes it fun to learn anatomy & physiology. Clear, step-by-step explanations provide all the information you need to know, so concepts are easy to understand even if you have a limited background in the sciences. Written by well-known educator Barbara Herlihy, the book begins with a basic discussion of the human body and cellular structure and moves toward genetics and the greater complexity of the human organism. It breaks down complex concepts and processes into digestible chunks, and new features such as Re-Think and Go Figure! help you apply what you've learned to common problems in patient care. Table of Contents
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Re-Think sections ask you to review concepts and apply what youÕve learned.
Unique! connect material in the text to the clinical setting and your future career. Ramp It Up! boxes
Unique! help you learn and build upon new medical terminology. Build-a-Word boxes
Unique! ask you to reexamine diagrams, reinforcing the key points of each one. Go Figure! features
Unique! on the companion Evolve website bridge the gap between A&P theory and clinical application. Bridges to Nursing Assessment Labs
Unique! Original, colorful cartoons use humor to reinforce content, making it more accessible and user-friendly.
Original, full-color illustrations complement the text and simplify both fundamental and complex concepts.
Key terms are listed in chapter openers and defined in the glossary.
A summary outline at the end of each chapter provides a useful study tool.
at the end of each chapter include multiple-choice and matching Review Your Knowledge questions
Unique! discuss pathophysiology issues or provide a historical connection to A&P. Do You Know boxes
Unique! summarize specific disorders related to individual body systems for easy reference. Disorders of the _____ System tables
reinforces and summarizes key topics. Sum It Up!
describe how aging affects human anatomy and physiology. As You Age boxes
An updated Evolve companion website provides access to posttests, animations, an audio glossary, and additional Do You Know vignettes.
Barbara Herlihy, PhD(Physiology), RN, Professor, University of the Incarnate Word, School of Nursing and Health Professions, San Antonio, TX
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