This text assumes no prior knowledge and supports core topics with clinical applications, making difficult concepts relevant to students pursuing careers in the allied health field.
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Stong author team consists of a physiologist (Shier), a microbiologist (Butler), and a geneticist (Lewis).
Multimedia has been incorporated heavily into the text, with direct references to the Dynamic Human CD-ROM and the Life Science Animations Videotape Series.
Chapter Opening Vignettes immediately reveal the relevance of the material covered in the upcoming chapter. Vividly applying chapter principles, the vignettes may be familiar from recent news reports, others introduce new individuals, and still others may suggest possible careers.
Hole's Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology is reknown for its easy-to-read writing style that entices and interests readers, while always clearly conveying scientific knowledge.
Each of the eleven body systems features a full-page illustration entitled ORGANization that describes the interrelationships of organ systems, a general theme of the textbook. This integrated approach is central to understanding anatomy and physiology.
The extensive pedagogical program includes chapter objectives, aids to understanding words, key terms, review questions found within the narrative, enticing and effective illustrations, boxed readings, topics of interest boxes, clinical terms, chapter summaries, review exercises, critical thinking, and reference plates.
To better assist students in studying, main headings are numbered throughout the text to correlate with chapter objectives. Also throughout the text, references to other chapters now include a page number so the student can easily find the reference.
Several new chapter-opening vignettes can be found in this edition, including, Chapter 2's "A Question of Balance", Chapter 4's "Poisoning Napoleon", Chapter 6's "Too Much Sweat", Chapter 7's "Clues From Skeleton's Past", and many more.
Each chapter of this text has been updated. For a specific chapter-by-chapter listing of changes, simply contact your WCB/McGraw-Hill sales representative.
New! Essential Study Partner CD-ROM FREE with every new copy. You'll appreciate the assistance your students will get with The Essential Study Partner CD-ROM, and your students will appreciate the savings. This complete, interactive, student study tool is packed with more than 100 animations, and more than 800 learning activities, to ensure your students get a thorough understanding of complex concepts. From quizzes to interactive diagrams, your students will find that there has never been a more exciting way to study anatomy and physiology.
New! Online Learning Center. Accessed FREE via the World Wide Web, the new Online Learning Center for the seventh edition of Hole's Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology presents a world of opportunities in anatomy and physiology. A multitude of teaching and learning tools are at your fingertips on our web site. Student resources include: extensive quizzing, clinical applications, interactive activities, case studies, related web links, and additional readings.
Professors teaching from the new edition will have free access to an online instructor's manual, electronic illustrations from the text, classroom activities, lecture outlines, a message board, and Page Out: Course Web Site Development Center.
Imagine the advantages of having so many learning and teaching tools all in one place'all at your fingertips'FREE.
The interactive Dynamic Human Version 2.0 CD-ROM is also available packaged for FREE with the new edition of Hole's Essentials.
Online Versaware Edition Available! There is a Web-based version of this book (an eTextbook) that allows instructors to customize the text by adding comments and web links directly into the text margin. Instructors can also quickly and easily create online syllabi, post announcements, and email students. Students can search, annotate and highlight the text.
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