Access all of the A&P information you need – whenever and wherever you need it!
In class or in practice, all of the A & P information you need is at fingertips in this handy, easy-to-understand pocket guide. Crystal-clear, full-color illustrations with concise labels put all the need-to-know A&P information at your fingertips. Whether you’re looking for a cross section of the spinal cord or lateral view of the arteries of the head and neck, or any other perspective on the human body, you’ll find it here.
A brief description introduces each body system.
Crystal-clear presentation makes the illustrations pop from the pages.
Precise labels accurately identify every structure.
Unique anatomical views – like the cross section of the hand – highlight every detail in full color.
Every page tells you the orientation of every figure – no more guessing at what you’re viewing.
Easy-to-reference tables summarize all of the relevant physiology.
New To This Edition:
New, Revised & Updated! New illustrations and new topics in every tab to provide complete coverage that’s even more relevant to the study of A&P today
Body Structure-anatomical position and regional terms
Cells, Tissues, and the Integumentary System-the plasma membrane, rough endoplasmic reticulum, Golgi apparatus, diffusion, and mitosis
Human Microbiome-the human microbiome, the gut microbiome, bacteria, microbes, viruses, and diet-driven disease
Skeletal System-the plasma membrane, rough endoplasmic reticulum, Golgi apparatus, diffusion, mitosis, and common types of fracturesMuscular System-the neuromuscular junction
Nervous System-simple reflex arcs, nerve impulse, and sensory and motor neurons of the spinal cord
The Senses-cutaneous senses and referred painEndocrine System-endocrine gland stimuli
Circulatory System-hematocrit, reticulocytes, and monocytes, and nervous regulation of the heart
New table: Complete blood count