Author: Valerie C Scanlon
Publisher: F.A. Davis
Release Date: 2014-11-25
Leading the way for nearly 25 years with unsurpassed clarity, content, and completeness. 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.
Author: FREDERIC H. MARTINI, PH.D.
Publisher: Benjamin Cummings
Release Date: 2002-10-28
This supplement provides students with access to interesting and relevant clinical and diagnostic information. It includes introductory sections about the scientific method and the applications of chemistry and cell biology to clinical work, sections about each body system that parallel the textbook organization and provide more detailed clinical information, a full-color Surface Anatomy and Cadaver Atlas, and Critical-Thinking Questions for each body system. The Applications Manual is fully cross-referenced to the textbook to promote the integration of this material into the course.
Author: Andrew Case
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Release Date: 2014-06-11
The all-new Study Guide for Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology offers valuable insights and guidance that will help you quickly master anatomy and physiology. This study guide features detailed advice on achieving good grades, getting the most out of the textbook, and using visual memory as a learning tool. It also contains learning objectives, unique study tips, and approximately 4,000 study questions with an answer key – all the tools to help you arrive at a complete understanding of human anatomy. Study guide chapters mirror the chapters in the textbook making it easy to jump back and forth between the two during your reading. Approximately 4,000 study questions in a variety of formats – including multiple choice, matching, fill-in-the-blank, short answer, and labeling – reinforce your understanding of key concepts and content. Chapters that are divided by the major topic headings found in the textbook help you target your studies. Learning objectives let you know what knowledge you should take away from each chapter. Detailed illustrations allow you to label the areas you need to know. Study tips offering fun mnemonics and other learning devices make even the most difficult topics easy to remember. Flashcard icons highlight topics that can be easily made into flashcards. Answer key lists the answers to every study question in the back of the guide.
Author: Frederic H. Martini
Release Date: 2016-01-06
For one-semester courses in anatomy & physiology. Guiding readers through challenging A&P concepts Celebrated for its precise illustrations, time-saving navigation and study tools, and engaging clinical content, Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology is crafted especially for readers with no prior knowledge of anatomy & physiology and little science background. The Seventh Edition eases readers through tough A&P topics, answering the need to help A&P readers learn and retain challenging content. New book features, all supported by interactive MasteringA&P media, include new Build Your Knowledge activities, new Spotlight Figures Coaching activities, new Bone and Organ Dissection Videos, and new Dynamic Study Modules that help readers study on the go. Also available with MasteringA&P. MasteringA&P is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Instructors ensure students arrive ready to learn by assigning educationally effective content before class, and encourage critical thinking and retention with in-class resources such as Learning Catalytics™. Students can further master concepts after class through traditional and adaptive homework assignments that provide hints and answer-specific feedback. With a wide range of activities available, students can actively learn, understand, and retain even the most difficult concepts. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MasteringA&P does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MasteringA&P, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MasteringA&P, search for: 0134098617 / 9780134098616 Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology Plus MasteringA&P with eText -- Access Card Package, 7/e Package consists of: 0134074882 / 9780134074887 MasteringA&P with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card -- for Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology, 7/e 0134098846 / 9780134098845 Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology, 7/e
Author: Mary Jo Goolsby
Publisher: F.A. Davis
Release Date: 2014-11-14
The 3rd Edition of this AJN Book of the Year shows you how to perform a focused history and physical based on presenting complaints and then interpret the findings to arrive at a definitive differential diagnosis.
Facts101 is your complete guide to Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology. 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.
Author: Charles M. Seiger
Release Date: 2002-09-01
Designed to help students master the topics and concepts covered in the textbook, the study guide includes a variety of review questions, including labeling, concept mapping, and crossword puzzles, that promote an understanding of body systems. It is keyed to each chapter's learning objectives and parallels the three-level learning system in the textbook.
Author: Jennifer Boore
Release Date: 2016-04-11
Get 12 months FREE access to an interactive eBook* when you buy the paperback! (Print paperback version only, ISBN 9781473938465) Drawing together the best of text, video and interactive material for the complete A&P learning resource for nurses. Effective, holistic nursing is impossible without a firm grasp of how the human body functions but knowledge of the scientific theory on its own is not enough. Using the person-centred practice framework as a guiding principle, this book brings anatomy and physiology to life combining the best of print and online learning into one integrated package. Key features Connects theory with nursing practice exploring the science from the perspective of a fictional family Supported by a rich array of video material including interactive figures, animations and mini-tutorials – perfect for visual learners Full of engaging activities designed to complement self-directed learning A bank of 170 online multiple choice questions and over 800 flashcards – ideal for revision and consolidating knowledge Written with the needs of nurses firmly in mind, focusing on the essential information More than just a book! Each purchase includes 12 months access to an interactive eBook version which seamlessly blends the traditional textbook format with the best of online learning. Students can study when and how they want and make use of additional tools including search, highlighting, annotation note sharing and much more. The book is also supported by a SAGE Edge website containing complete access to videos, animations, student revision material and action plans. Lecturer resources to support your teaching, including downloadable figures from the book and a test bank of questions for assessment use, are also available. Visit https://edge.sagepub.com/essentialaandp to find out more. *interactivity only available through Vitalsource eBook
Designed for the one-semester course, Seeley's Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology is written to allow instructors the ability to accomplish one overall goal: to teach the basics of A&P while fostering the skill of problem solving. Through learning how to solve problems and think critically, students learn A&P based on two themes: the relationship between structure and function, and homeostasis. Users who purchase Connect Plus receive access to the full online ebook version of the textbook, as well as SmartBook.
Author: Gerard J. Tortora
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Human anatomy
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.
Author: Bruce Wingerd
Release Date: 2008-01-01
In introductory human anatomy and physiology courses, students experience a sense of marvel and wonder at the intricacies of the bodys design and its complex functions. Bruce Wingerds The Human Body: Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology is specifically designed to help students learn about these aspects of the human body through a variety of concept-building tools. With a reader-friendly styled expressly geared toward introductory students, The Human Body brings concepts to life. Vivid illustrations, clear definitions of important functions, and numerous concept-building tools in every chapter help students to readily memorize and absorb fundamental ideas. Health and Sports Clinic sidebars highlight interesting and relevant topics for todays students. Online images, study guides, and chapter outlines supplement the textbooks already extensive learning aids. They are available to students at no additional charge at the University Readers website. Recommended for use in one-semester courses at universities, colleges, vocational schools, and high schools, The Human Body: Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology is an essentials textbook and more.
Designed for the one-semester course, Seeley's Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology is written to allow instructors the ability to accomplish one overall goal: to teach the basics of A&P while fostering the skill of problem solving. Through learning how to solve problems and think critically, students learn A&P based on two themes: the relationship between structure and function, and homeostasis.
Author: Kevin T. Patton
Release Date: 2011-03
Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology offers a clear, concise, and engaging account of the human body and its systems, with just the right amount of content. Designed for one-semester A&P courses and for students with little or no background in anatomy and physiology, this new, value-priced, text provides a solid framework for learning and understanding the interrelations of body systems. Seasoned authors and experienced educators, Kevin Patton, Gary Thibodeau, and Matthew Douglas use a conversational writing style and a variety of study tools to help you arrive at a complete understanding of human anatomy. What's more, a dynamic, full-color design with spectacular artwork offers a clear view of the human body, providing expert visual guidance while enhancing your learning experience. Consistent, unifying elements throughout the book help you understand the interrelation of body systems and how the structure and function of these change in relation to age and development. A dynamic full-color design with more than 1000 full-color photographs and illustrations visually reinforce and clarify complex concepts. The unique Clear View of the Human Body transparencies display the internal view of male and female bodies along several different planes, strengthening your knowledge of the structure of the body. Study hints offer specific suggestions for using many of the learning aids found in each chapter. Student learning objectives highlight the things you should know after completing each chapter, helping you focus on the most important concepts. Introductory Stories present real-life clinical situations at the beginning of each chapter, with follow up questions that challenge you to apply what you've learned in practical and creative ways. Quick Check questions after major sections reinforce learning by prompting you to immediately review new concepts. Review questions at the end of every chapter help you determine how well you have mastered important concepts. Critical thinking questions at the end of every chapter actively engage you and challenge your reasoning skills. Learning resources on evolve.elsevier.com include A-and-P Connect, answers to Introductory Story questions, answers to Quick Check questions, audio chapter summaries, audio glossary, Body Spectrum Electronic Anatomy Coloring Book, FAQs, Mechanisms of Disease, online tutoring, Quick Guide to the Language and Science of Medicine, student post-test questions, and web links to further enhance your learning experience. A-and-P Online features a comprehensive and interactive online course with 22 modules following the body systems presented in the book.