Visualizing Anatomy and Physiology is a visually powerful textbook, illustrated for maximum pedagogical effect, up-to-the-minute in all aspects of anatomical science and physiology, provides clinical and everyday relevance of the science of the discipline, and fully integrated with a robust WileyPLUS course that provides solutions to both professor and student challenges with time management, poor study habits and skills, and content that is motivating and engaging.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Organization of the Human Body
Chapter 2: Introductory Chemistry
Chapter 3: Cells and Tissues
Chapter 4: The Integumentary System
Chapter 5: The Skeletal System
Chapter 6: The Muscular System
Chapter 7: The Nervous System
Chapter 8: Somatic Senses and Special Senses
Chapter 9: The Endocrine System
Chapter 10: The Cardiovascular System: Blood
Chapter 11: The Cardiovascular System: Heart, Blood Vessels, and Circulation
Chapter 12: The Lymphatic System and Immunity
Chapter 13: The Respiratory System
Chapter 14: The Digestive System, Nutrition, and Metabolism
Chapter 15: The Urinary System, Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance
Chapter 16: The Reproductive System
New To This Edition
Impressive and accessible Visuals
Visualizing Pedagogical System including: Learning Objectives
New Term Boxes
What a Healthcare Provider See s
End of Chapter Pedagogy: Chapter Review
Critical Thinking Questions
· Tested and proven visuals and pedagogy that help students learn more effectively are used to teach and explain, not just illustrate. These include A & P InSight figures, Process Diagrams, and images from trusted sources such as the National Geographic Society.
· Organized into 16 chapters, the material is designed to fit more easily into the shorter one-semester course.
· What a Health Provider Sees present clinical examples and situations from the perspective of people in the health and medical fields. Each one is accompanied by “Think Critically” questions that ask students to apply what they’ve learned.
· WileyPLUS 5.0 is an innovative, research-based online environment that integrates relevant resources, including the entire digital textbook, in an easy-to-navigate framework. WileyPLUS 5.0 engages and excites students about the content and builds their confidence. Tools for promoting individual initiative, ways to increase effectiveness, and help in achieving personal goals are all linked to measurable outcomes, ensuring that students always know how their efforts are benefiting them. Tools for promoting individual initiative, ways to increase effectiveness, and help in achieving personal goals are all linked to measurable outcomes, ensuring that students always know how their efforts are benefiting them.
· Numerous assessment opportunities are provided in the form of quizzes, assignments, and a complete testbank. The variety of questions link to the narrative, illustrations, and animations and can be automatically graded, saving professors’ valuable time and effort.
· The affordable paperback format in manageable size is also available in other print or electronic formats, providing even greater savings to students wanting the best possible price for required materials.