Download Ebook Read Now File Type Upload Date. She is active in the American Association of Anatomists and the Society for Ultrasound in Medical Education. The Immune System and the Body's Defense 23. Thus, we have tried to incorporate these successful ideas from our own courses into our book. You tell him to hold his nose closed while he eats a piece of broccoli and see how it tastes. We have been meticulous in our descriptions and level of accuracy.
The spine may show signs of wear. We challenge you to compare the artwork in this text with that in other human anatomy texts, and see which you and your students prefer. All figures are carefully designed to support the text narrative, and carry brief textual explanations to make figures self-contained study tools. One of our prime goals in producing this book was that the illustrations be just as accurate as the text. The damage is cosmetic, however it is a useable copy.Next
Pages include considerable notes in pen or highlighter, but the text is not obscured. Themes and Distinctive Topic Approaches Through our teaching experience, we have developed a few approaches that really seem to help students grasp certain topics or spark their interest. McKinley was a member of the biology faculty at Glendale Community College from 1991 to 2012, where Dr. Theresa Bidle Professor Theresa Bidle got her B. Users who purchase Connect receive access to the full online ebook version of the textbook. Holding the nose closed facilitated odiferous molecules to enter the mouth, thereby increasing the number of molecules that could be tasted by the taste buds.Next
The heart stops beating, and heart rate becomes zero. She is a member of the Indiana University School of Medicine faculty, where she teaches human gross anatomy to first-year medical students and basic human anatomy to undergraduates. Nervous System: Nervous Tissue 13. It presents a well-illustrated, systematic approach to the study of human anatomy without overwhelming the student with excessive technical detail. We feel a text that is too condensed in its descriptions is more frustrating than helpful for students to use.Next
We have tried to strike a happy medium between these two extremes, so a student will feel that the text is easy to read and understand, while the instructor recognizes that the information is accurate, concise, and expertly written. It assumes the reader has no prior knowledge of biology or chemistry, and so the early chapters serve as a primer for the history of anatomy, biological terminology, and cell biology. Nervous System: Brain and Cranial Nerves 14. She's an Associate Professor of Anatomy at Indiana University School of Medicine, where Valerie teaches human gross anatomy to medical students, basic human anatomy to undergraduates, and human anatomy for medical imaging evaluation to undergraduate and graduate students. Every illustration also went through an intensive peer review during which dozens of fellow instructors gave us pointed feedback on how to clarify concepts and make the drawings even more accurate—welcome assistance for our sometimes-weary eyes! His vast expertise in histology, neuro-anatomy, and cell biology significantly shaped the related content in Human Anatomy. Nervous System: Autonomic Nervous System 16.Next
About The Author Michael McKinley Dr. There is no change to the heart rate because the vagus nerve does not innervate the heart. The new modular organization makes key concepts more readily apparent and understandable to students, and new videos help students see why the content matters in their course as well as their future careers. The Sciences of Anatomy and Physiology 2. Text discussions provide structural details in the context of their functional significance to integrate coverage of anatomy and physiology in each chapter.Next
During surgery, the right vagus nerve was accidently cut. Some texts provide relatively accurate terminology and description but are too difficult for the average undergraduate to read. Chapters end with a summary of media tools available to help learn each chapter's content. Cardiovascular System: Vessels and Circulation 21. Furthermore, we have applied labels to complementary illustrations and photos so that they mirror each other whenever possible to make it easier for students to correlate structures between images. Human Cadaver Photographs to Complement the Illustrations Sometimes even the most beautiful art cannot prepare us for what anatomic structures look like in a real human being or for the normal variations that occur among individuals.
Medical School, where he taught medical histology for 10 years while continuing to do research on prions. All figures are carefully designed to help the etextbook narrative and carry brief textual explanations to make figures self-contained study instruments. She is presently serving as President of the Human Anatomy and Physiology Society. Other: Miscellaneous tools that could benefit pre-med students. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. All of the following hormones are released from the hypothalamus to control the anterior pituitary gland except a. Chapters emphasize the interdependence of body systems by weaving prior coverage of one system into textual explanations of how other systems work.Next
Olfaction is responsible for a large component of taste, so by not smelling the broccoli, its taste is diminished. Christine Eckel of Salt Lake Community College tirelessly worked on the dissections and photographs of the cadavers. We suggest you turn to chapter 11 Axial Muscles and to chapter 15 Brain and Cranial Nerves and examine the photos. Her work is beautiful, and many of her dissections are presented in a way that is unparalleled in other texts. You will be impressed—and your students will appreciate their value as they are learning the laboratory material. Skeletal System: Axial and Appendicular Skeleton 9.Next