Anatomy texts just don't get any better than Gray's Anatomy for Students! Now in its 3rd edition, this completely revised medical textbook continues its focus on just the core information you need for your anatomy courses, presenting everything in an easy-to-read, visually appealing format that facilitates study. Obtain reliable, accessible coverage of everything you will learn in your contemporary anatomy classes with expert knowledge from a team of authors who share a wealth of diverse teaching and clinical experience. Easily locate and remember specific structures. More than 1,000 innovative, original illustrations by renowned illustrators Richard Tibbitts and Paul Richardson capture anatomical features with unrivalled clarity. Understand the practical applications of anatomical concepts through unique coverage of surface anatomy, correlative diagnostic images, and clinical case studies. Expedite the review of basic concepts from each chapter with Conceptual Overviews. Stay current and engaged in your anatomy courses with many new "In the Clinic" boxes, which offer access to in-depth clinical discussions related to specific diseases or procedures. Source your review material quickly and easily thanks to a list of additional relevant study aids at the beginning of each chapter. Improve your comprehension of cranial nerves with help from a brand-new visual map summarizing cranial nerve distribution and function. Access the entire contents online at Student Consult, where you can also take advantage of an online anatomy and embryology self-study course, medical clinical cases, physical therapy clinical cases, self-assessment questions, and more. Further enhance your learning by pairing this textbook with its companion review products, Gray's Anatomy for Students Flashcards, 3rd Edition (ISBN: 978-1-4557-1078-2) and Gray's Atlas of Anatomy 2nd Edition (ISBN 978-1-4557-4802-0)! Your purchase entitles you to access the web site until the next edition is published, or until the current edition is no longer offered for sale by Elsevier, whichever occurs first. If the next edition is published less than one year after your purchase, you will be entitled to online access for one year from your date of purchase. Elsevier reserves the right to offer a suitable replacement product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based electronic version) should access to the web site be discontinued.
Introduction to the Human Body
by Gerard J. Tortora; Bryan H. Derrickson
Publication Date: 2014-12-15
This new edition of Introduction to the Human Body offers a balanced introduction to the human body, especially developed to meet the needs of the one-semester A&P 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 illustrations to ensure that students gain a solid understanding of the material.
Gastrointestinal Anatomy and Physiology
by John F. Reinus (Editor); Douglas Simon (Editor)
Publication Date: 2014-05-05
Gastroenterologists require detailed knowledge regarding theanatomy of the GI system in order to understand thedisturbances caused by diseases they diagnose and treat. <br /><br />Gastrointestinal Anatomy and Physiology will bring together theworld s leading names to present a comprehensive overview ofthe anatomical and physiological features of the gastrointestinaltract. <br /><br />Full colour and with excellent anatomical and clinical figuresthroughout, it will provide succinct, authoritative and didacticanatomic and physiologic information on all the key areas,including GI motility, hepatic structure, GI hormones, gastricsecretion and absorption of nutrients. <br /><br />GI trainees will enjoy the self-assessment MCQs, writtento the level they will encounter during their Board exams,and the seasoned gastroenterologist will value it as a handyreference book and refresher for re-certification exams
Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology
by Valerie C. Scanlon; Tina Sanders
Publication Date: 2014-11-25
Also Available Student Workbook for Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology, 7th Edition Ideal as a companion to the text. Perfect as a stand-alone study guide. Leading the way for nearly 25 years with unsurpassed clarity, content, and completeness. Make anatomy and physiology fun and easy to study. Through six editions, this best-selling text has led the way with exactly what you need to build a firm foundation in this must-know subject. A student-friendly writing style, superb art program, a wealth of learning opportunities in every chapter, and online activities instill confidence every step of the way. It's the perfect introduction to the world of anatomy. The 7th Edition delivers even more of what nursing and allied health students in a variety of disciplines need to meet the challenges of health care today. And, it's ready-made for multiple learning styles. Beyond the text! The Plus Code, inside new, printed texts, unlocks a wealth of instructor and student resources online at DavisPlus, including Davis Digital Version, your complete text online, full-color animations of A&P processes and concepts, interactive exercises for each animation, and interactive exercises for every chapter.
Anatomy and Bodybuilding
by Ricardo Canovas Linares
Publication Date: 2015-01-01
Understanding how muscles in action function is key to performing exercises correctly and getting a great workout. In Anatomy & Bodybuilding, highly detailed anatomical illustrations demonstrate exactly what happens in the body during exercise. The muscles of the back, shoulder, abdomen, arms and legs are featured with special sections for glutes and abs. Health and fitness trainers, students of sports science, and those hoping to start or improve their own fitness regimen will find: An examination of muscle function through exercise Advice for performing exercises safely and efficiently An atlas of the body's muscles and a guide to the planes of motion With more than 150 full-color anatomical illustrations, a glossary of helpful terms, and more, Anatomy & Bodybuilding is an ideal manual for expanding one's understanding of muscle anatomy and improving the effectiveness of workouts.
Clinically Oriented Anatomy
by Keith L. Moore; Anne M. R. Agur; Arthur F. Dalley
Publication Date: 2013-02-13
Clinically Oriented Anatomy provides first-year medical students with the clinically oriented anatomical information that they need in study and practice. This best-selling anatomy textbook is renowned for its comprehensive coverage of anatomy, presented as it relates to the practice of medicine, dentistry, and physical therapy. The 7th edition features a NEW-AND-IMPROVED ART PROGRAM to reinforce its position as the primary resource serving the needs of anatomy students during both the basic science and the clinical phases of their studies. Moore is the popular choice for anatomy in many programs, including: medical, dental, physician assistant, chiropractic, podiatry, osteopathic, physical therapy, occupational therapy, kinesiology, and sports medicine. The 7th edition features: · NEW-AND-IMPROVED ART PROGRAM: All illustrations have been redrawn and updated for consistency in style and color as well as anatomical accuracy · CLINICAL BLUE BOXES, supported by photos and illustrations, help students understand the practical value of anatomy. Each clinical correlation is classified by the type of clinical information it contains: Anatomical Variation, Trauma, Surgical Procedure, Diagnostic Procedure, Life Cycle, and Pathology · ILLUSTRATED TABLES organize complex information about veins, arteries, nerves, and other structures · BOTTOM LINES summarize key study points for students · INTRODUCTION CHAPTER covers important systemic information and concepts basic to the understanding of the anatomy presented in the subsequent regional chapters · EXTENSIVE MEDICAL AND DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING reflects the increasing importance it plays in diagnosis and treatment · SURFACE ANATOMY photos clearly demonstrate anatomy's relationship to physical examination and diagnosis · Online CASE STUDIES AND BOARD REVIEW-STYLE QUESTIONS provide interactive, convenient, and comprehensive self-testing and review to prepare for course and licensing exams · TERMINOLOGY fully adheres to the most current Terminologia Anatomica approved by the Federative International Committee on Anatomical Terminology