This edition features the exact same content as the traditional text in a convenient, three-hole-punched, loose-leaf version. Books a la Carte also offer a great value for your studentsthis format costs 35% less than a new textbook. Frederic ("Ric") Martini, joined by accomplished educator, award-winning teacher, and co-author Judi Nath, has substantially revised Fundamentals of Anatomy & Physiologyto make the Ninth Editionthe most readable and visually effective edition to date. New Spotlight figures integrate brief text and visuals for easy reading. The Ninth Editionis supported by Practice Anatomy Lab™(PAL™) 3.0 and MasteringA&P™.