The authors take students through the work needed for a one semester course on anatomy and physiology in a manner that is challenging. The students are encouraged to develop critical thinking, abstraction and concept integration.
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.
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.
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.
Ideal as a companion to Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology, 6th edition. Perfect as a stand-alone study guide. Chapter by chapter, exercises and labeling activities promote understanding of the essentials of anatomy and physiology.
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
This edition is up-to-date and reflects the latest information and thinking in the field. Focus on Homeostasis boxes clarify ways in which each system contributes to the homeostasis of each of the other body systems. Focus on Wellness Essays throughout help readers apply the concepts to good health and understand how life-style factors affect the structure and function of the body.