Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology

F.A. Davis
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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.
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Publisher
F.A. Davis
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Published on
Nov 25, 2014
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Pages
697
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ISBN
9780803643758
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Language
English
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Genres
Medical / Allied Health Services / General
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This content is DRM protected.
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The new edition of the hugely successful Ross and Wilson Anatomy & Physiology in Health and Illness continues to bring its readers the core essentials of human biology presented in a clear and straightforward manner. Fully updated throughout, the book now comes with enhanced learning features including helpful revision questions and an all new art programme to help make learning even easier. The 13th edition retains its popular website, which contains a wide range of ‘critical thinking’ exercises as well as new animations, an audio-glossary, the unique Body Spectrum© online colouring and self-test program, and helpful weblinks. Ross and Wilson Anatomy & Physiology in Health and Illness will be of particular help to readers new to the subject area, those returning to study after a period of absence, and for anyone whose first language isn’t English.Latest edition of the world’s most popular textbook on basic human anatomy and physiology with over 1.5 million copies sold worldwide

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Over 150 animations – many of them newly created – help clarify underlying scientific and physiological principles and make learning fun

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