Structure & Function of the Body 16th Edition

  • NH00008837
12 $

by Ph.D. Patton, Kevin T. (Author), Ph.D. Thibodeau, Gary A. (Author)


Structure & Function of the Body 16th Edition

by Ph.D. Patton, Kevin T. (Author), Ph.D. Thibodeau, Gary A. (Author)

Get a solid understanding of the human body! Using simple, conversational language and vivid animations and illustrations, Structure & Function of the Body, 16th Edition introduces the normal structure and function of the human body and what the body does to maintain homeostasis. To help make difficult A&P concepts easy to understand, this new edition features thoroughly revised content and review questions which reflect the most current information available and a unique 22-page, semi-transparent insert of the human body. Plus, Connect It! boxes throughout directly correlate to online content giving you additional clinical and scientific insights essential to patient care!

  • 22-page Clear View of the Human Body
  • is a unique, full-color, semi-transparent insert depicting the human body (male and female) in layers.
  • Conversational and clear writing style makes content easy to read and understand.
  • Full-color design contains more than 400 drawings and photos.
  • Updated study tips sections at the beginning of each chapter help break down difficult topics and guide you on how to best use book features to their advantage.
  • Questions for student review are found throughout the chapters and cover critical thinking, open-ended, fill-in-the-blank, matching, multiple-choice, and other question formats.
  • Special boxes such as Health and Well-Being boxes, Clinical Application boxes, Research and Trends boxes, and more help you apply what you have learned to your future career.
  • Language of Science and Medicine section in each chapter includes key terms, word parts, and pronunciations to place a greater focus on medical terminology.
  • Resources on the Evolve companion website include Animation Direct, audio summaries, audio glossary, a new online coloring book, review questions, and FAQs.
  • NEW! Thoroughly revised chapters, illustrations, and review questions
  • reflect the most current information available.
  • NEW! Connect It! boxes refer you to online content providing additional clinical and scientific insights.
  • NEW! A&P contributors join Dr. Patton to enhance the content and bring additional perspectives to the book.

Product details

  • Hardcover: 512 pages
  • Publisher: Mosby Inc; 16 edition (November 12, 2019)
  • Language: English