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Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals, Second Edition

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    2014
    ISBN: 9781284036947
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    Second Edition
    ISBN: 9781284036947

Jahangir Moini

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Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals, Second Edition provides an engaging and comprehensive overview of human anatomy and physiology, written specifically with health professions students in mind. This text helps students navigate the subject through an array of features—including Test Your Understanding questions that regularly assess comprehension, Learning Goals that correlate to concrete Objectives, and a large assortment of end-of-chapter questions—that reinforce key concepts while promoting mastery of the material. In addition to the text’s clean, updated design and more than 450 illustrations and photographs, Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals, Second Edition is accompanied by access to useful online instructor and student resources that make it the perfect fit for traditional, online, or hybrid courses.

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FEATURES

    Provides a comprehensive overview of human anatomy and physiology
    Presents content in an accessible manner targeted to health professions students
    Features an updated, easily navigable format with more than 450 photographs and illustrations
    Offers access to helpful animations and interactive learning tools
    Includes clinical images such as X-rays, CT scans and MRIs
    Covers the effects of aging on various body systems
    Offers robust end of chapter assessments for learners

NEW TO THE SECOND EDITION

    Four additional chapters, including:
        New chapter on joints, providing an overview of classifications, types, and injuries
        Expanded presentation of the nervous system, with two additional chapters
        Enhanced discussion of the cardiovascular system, with one additional chapter
    New Focus on Pathology feature connects anatomy and physiology to human disease
    Essay Question prompts now appear at the end of each chapter

INSTRUCTOR RESOURCES

• Slides in PowerPoint format
• Test Bank
• Instructor’s Manual, including teaching strategies, lecture outlines, discussion topics, and answers to end-of-chapter questions
• Image Bank, supplying key images from the text
• Sample Syllabus, showing how a course can be structured around this text
• Transition Guide, providing guidance in switching from the previous edition

STUDENT RESOURCES

Navigate 2 Advantage Access - Each new copy includes access to Navigate 2 online learning materials featuring a comprehensive and interactive eBook, animations, student practice activities and assessments, learning analytics reporting tools, and more.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

Navigate 2 Advantage Package

    eBook
        Knowledge Checks
        End-of-Chapter Graded Quizzes
    Study Tools
        Learning Objectives
        Flashcards
        Practice Activities
        Slides
    Teaching Tools
        Lecture Outlines
    Assessments
        Chapter Quizzes
        Midterm
        Final
    Other
        Sample Syllabus
        Glossary

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Unit  I  Levels of Organisation
Chapter  1  Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology
Chapter  2  Chemical Basics of Life
Chapter  3  Cells
Chapter  4  Cellular Metabolism
Chapter  5  Tissues
Unit  II  Support and Movement
Chapter  6  The Integumentary System
Chapter  7  Bone Tissues and the Skeletal System
Chapter  8  Articulations
Chapter  9  The Muscular System
Unit  III  Control and Coordination
Chapter  10  Neural Tissue
Chapter  11  The Central Nervous System
Chapter  12  The Peripheral Nervous System
Chapter  13  The Senses
Chapter  14  The Endocrine System
Unit  IV  Transport
Chapter  15  Blood
Chapter  16  The Heart
Chapter  17  The Vascular System
Chapter  18  The Lymphatic System and Immunity
Unit  V  Environmental Exchange
Chapter  19  The Respiratory System
Chapter  20  The Urinary System
Chapter  21  Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid–Base Balance
Chapter  22  Digestive System
Unit  VI  Continuity of Life
Chapter  23  The Reproductive System
Chapter  24  Pregnancy and Development

ABOUT THE AUTHOR:

Jahangir Moini, MD, MPH-Professor, Eastern Florida State College

Dr. Moini is currently a Professor at Eastern Florida State College. Dr. Moini was assistant professor at Tehran University School of Medicine for nine years teaching medical and allied health students. The author was also a professor and former director (for 15 years) of allied health programs at Everest University.  As a physician and instructor for the past 35 years, Dr. Moini established several new programs for allied health.

Dr. Moini is actively involved in teaching and helping students to prepare for service in various health professions. He worked with the Brevard County Health Department as a health educator consultant for 18 years, offering continuing education courses to keep health professional up to date on the latest developments related to pharmacology, medication errors, immunizations, and other important topics. He has been an internationally-published author of various allied health books since 1999.

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