Your order must be $59 or more to qualify for free economy shipping.
Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks!Enroll Now
Customer ReviewsRead Reviews
Write a Review
List Price: $65.05Save up to $23.06
Add to Cart
What is included with this book?
The eBook copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.
Based on Memmler's The Human Body in Health and Disease, this textbook is an excellent primer that focuses on normal anatomy and physiology. With an accessible design and a robust multimedia electronic ancillary package, the Tenth Edition is even more engaging and understandable for students with diverse learning styles. It builds on its solid foundation by seamlessly integrating the placement and relationship of the art and text. A new full-body transparency insert has been added to the text to assist students in performing a virtual dissection of the human body from skin down to bone. The new editions' PASSport to Successretains all the visual, auditory, and kinesthetic activities introduced with the last edition, plus additional animations and activities. The interface has been enhanced to improve the student experience, while the connection with the text has been strengthened with a list of ancillaries by learning style on each chapter opener.
Table of Contents
Unit I – The Body as a Whole
1: Organization of the Human Body
2: Chemistry, Matter, and Life
3: Cells and Their Functions
4: Tissues, Glands, and Membranes
5: The Integumentary System
Unit III – Movement and Support
6: The Skeleton: Bones and Joints
7: The Muscular System
Unit IV – Coordination and Control
8: The Nervous System: The Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves
9: The Nervous System: The Brain and Cranial Nerves
10: The Sensory System
11: The Endocrine System: Glands and Hormones
Unit V – Circulation and Body Defense
12: The Blood
13: The Heart and Heart Disease
14: Blood Vessels and Blood Circulation
15: The Lymphatic System and Lymphoid Tissue
Unit VI – Energy: Supply and Use
16: The Respiratory System
17: The Digestive System
18: Metabolism, Nutrition, and Body Temperature
19: The Urinary System and Body Fluids
Unit VII – Perpetuation of Life
20: The Male and Female Reproductive Systems
21: Development and Heredity
Glossary of Word Parts