Anatomy and Physiology for Nurses at a Glance is the perfect companion for study and revision for pre-registration nursing and healthcare students, from the publishers of the market-leading at a Glance series.
The 9 th edition of Tortora's Introduction to the Human Body provides basic content, focused design, and relevant connections about the essentials of anatomy and physiology. All chapters are focused on the essential structure and functions of the human body needed for a basic understanding of homeostasis.
Colouring is a fun and creative way for students to learn anatomy and physiology, whilst taking a break from hours of dense reading. Including short simple introductions to each subject, this book asks students to identify the anatomy and complete the label before moving on to add colour to the illustrations.
A resource for fast and fun reinforcement of key physiologic knowledge. It includes 200 cards that offer the streamlined review to help you learn essential facts and mathematical principles easily, efficiently, and at your own rate of study.
Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology provides nursing students with an exciting and straightforward understanding of anatomy and physiology, enabling them to deliver high-quality care in any setting.
Functional anatomy is about the structure and function of the body in its living state. This book encourages the student to observe precisely and to record the structure and macroscopic functions of the living body. The majority of observations are made with the eye or the hand, complemented by imaging techniques.
Designed to serve as both a clinical manual and an instructional tool, this text covers the sectional anatomy of the entire body. It presents diagnostic-quality images from both MRI and CT modalities, with line drawings to illustrate the various planes of anatomy.
Presents a textbook of human physiology that emphasizes fundamental mechanisms and concepts. This book uses an organ system-based approach to describe the mechanisms that control and regulate bodily function. It features an emphasis on molecular biology and genetic diseases.
Designed for core curricula based on body system or problem-based learning, this work provides students with a description of essential anatomy within a clinical context. Surface anatomy, radiological anatomy and clinical cases are included to highlight functional and clinical relevance of structures described.
New edition of a text for undergraduate students preparing for health-related careers. It is designed to promote understanding of the basic principles and concepts of physiology rather than the memorization of details. Sherwood (physiology, School of Medicine at West Virginia U.) presents 20 chapter
The perfect way to assess knowledge of physiology for the USMLE Step 1 and physiology course exams! Physiology: PreTest gives readers 500 USMLE-format questions, answers, and concise but comprehensive explanations of correct and incorrect answer options.
Presents an account of anatomy. This title covers key concepts medical students need to know. It gives an overview of a subject, and 50 fundamental principles that are expanded into double-page spreads. Difficult concepts are depicted by cartoon-strip illustrations, which enable understanding and assimilation of information.
Human Physiology provides clear explanations of the principles that govern the body's physiological processes and shows how these can be applied. This is the ideal course companion for any student needing a solid foundation in the subject for a future career in human biology, biomedical science, or medicine.
A comprehensive yet accessible account of this important subject, from the fundamentals of how the cardiovascular system works in both health and disease, through to more complex physiological concepts.
This concise and accessible text provides an integrated overview of the cardiovascular system - considering the basic sciences which underpin the system and applying this knowledge to clinical practice and therapeutics.
Suitable for healthcare professionals including nurses, nursing students, students in the allied health professions and complementary / alternative medicine, paramedics and ambulance technicians, this book introduces students to anatomy and physiology.
Approached from the point of view of what you will need to know in order to understand the clinical work you will eventually be doing, this title includes a wide range of self-assessment material, suitable for testing your understanding, and helping you to prepare for your exams.
Offers an array of students including nurses, nursing students, students of the professions allied to medicine, paramedics, ambulance technicians and complementary therapists whose course includes study of anatomy and physiology.
Beginning with cells and systems, this book covers the cooperative activity of systems working together to maintain the internal environment; and the predictable system responses to disturbance of the environment by injury and illness. It covers the characteristics which distinguish types of wound dressing and recommendations in palliative care.
A work on the principles of human anatomy and physiology that offers clinical information, terminology and classroom-tested features such as 'Focus on Forensics' readings and in-text 'Content Check-Up' questions.
Helps you learn and master anatomy. This title traces arteries, veins, and nerves through their courses and bifurcations and ...reinforces your understanding of muscle origins and insertions from multiple views and dissection layers.
Blending print and digital resources, this textbook has been written expressly with the needs of student nurses in mind, addressing practical application alongside the core biological knowledge. The print textbook is accompanied by a free interactive ebook and extensive online student learning support.
Offers information to understand how the human body moves and maintains posture. This pocket atlas contains 40 anatomical illustrations in colour, and describes almost every part of the moving body. It also has tables of muscles, joints, posture and movement patterns, definitions of technical terms, and a listing of common types of injury.
This anatomy and physiology textbook is designed specifically for nurses and health professionals. It adopts a visual approach and includes interactive supplements which help to engage the student as they learn about this exciting and sometimes complex subject
This highly visual study skills companion provides students with innovative techniques to make studying anatomy and physiology easier. Complex processes are brought to life with imaginative diagrams and storylines that aid understanding, reinforce memory and also support students with dyslexic or mathematical difficulties.
Suitable for nursing students and those studying on other Allied Health Professional fields, as well as those who simply wish to revise or refresh their understanding of these essential areas, this book provides a thorough grounding for the essentials of biomedical science prescribed by the NMC and Universities.
Suitable for nurses studying basic anatomy & physiology and preparing for exams, this book includes over 450 questions in total, each with fully explained answers including: 45 A&P illustrations; 180 glossary terms; multiple choice questions; true or false questions; labelling exercises; and, fill in the blank questions.
Provides a concise introduction to the anatomy of the skeleton and to osteology. This text gives a comprehensive grounding in skeletal anatomy. Illustrated with line diagrams, x-rays, and CT and MR images, it describes the principal anatomical features of the bones and the structure of the human skeleton.