New to this edition:
• Most tissue photomicrographs have been replaced with exceptionally clear photomicrographs with high magnification blowouts.
• Illustrations in every chapter have been revised and updated providing greater clarity and more saturated colors. In particular illustrations of blood vessels, bones, and muscles have been extensively revised.
• All Focus on Wellness Essays are either entirely new, of have been extensively updated and revised.
• Introduces an innovative illustration program that surrounds high quality art with useful pedagogical elements: key concept statements; questions with every figure; orientation insets; matched numbered art to numbered processes listed in text; function overviews with anatomical art.
• Employs a concise writing style that emphasizes core content over extraneous detail.
• Relates the relevancy of the basic content to everyday life with highly praised Wellness Focus Essays in each chapter, as well as Common Disorders and Medical Terminology and Conditions found at the end of chapters.
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