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For one-semester courses in human anatomy.
Help students visualize human anatomy
The #1 best-selling textbook for the human anatomy course, Human Anatomy, Eighth Edition is widely regarded as the most readable and visually accessible book on the market. The book’s hallmark strengths — detailed art that teaches better, a student-friendly narrative, and easy-to-use media and assessment tools — are enhanced through assignable anatomy animations and tutorials in MasteringA&P, more prominent in-text media references, and updated Focus Figures. Within the text, photos reinforce real-world applications, and cadaver photos and micrographs appear side-by-side with art, working together to help students accurately visualize key anatomical structures.
For the Eighth Edition, new, essential digital resources in MasteringA&P are more deeply integrated than ever throughout the text, making it easy for students to find helpful study tools. MasteringA&P’s interactive tools include adaptive Dynamic Study Modules; helpful videos on bone identification, organ dissection, and cat dissections; new Clinical Scenarios; and PAL 3.0.
Also Available with MasteringA&P
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