The Principles of Human Anatomy 13th Edition is an introductory course book on anatomy. Anatomy offers a great path for pursuing a number of health related professions. The knowledge gained offers a deeper understanding of the human body function as well as diagnosis and treatment of diseases at advanced levels. The text offers concisely written narrative on the structure of human body as well as insights into the connection between the structures and function.
There is also a series of practical applications and relevant case studies that are helpful in everyday life and career advancement. The text is written by Gerard Tortora and Mark Nielsen. Gerard Tortora is a biology professor at Bergen Community College in Paramus, New Jersey. Mart Nielsen is an associate professor at the University of Queensland, School of Psychology in St. Lucia, Australia. His research interest is on socio-cognitive development issues covering human and non-human primates.
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There are several new and enhanced features on the Principles of Human Anatomy 13th Edition. First, the text is written using current terminologies used in the trade. In addition, almost every chapter in the text features a new or revised illustration or photograph; from vivid narrative and clearly dissected photos of the cadavers to detailed micrographs. There is also a comprehensive glossary with detailed information. The other new interactive features on this text are clinical connections and the Real Anatomy 2.0 feature.
The clinical connections feature is specially designed to provide addition support materials on the featured anatomical structures and functions. The integration of Real Anatomy 2.0 with WileyPLUS teaching and learning platform is a further boost to students and teachers study resources. The Real Anatomy 2.0 teaching assistant uses 3D digital imaging software that makes it easy to perform dissections on various layers that make up the human body.
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The E-Text is available at Wiley for a one-time lifetime price of $55. The E-Text + WileyPLUS with ORION can also be viewed offline and online on various digital devices. The E-Text + WileyPLUS with ORION retails at $65. The traditional, printed textbook version of this 984 page course book is available for $146.36. Some of the benefits of ordering this highly resourceful textbook through Wiley Direct, include free shipping in Australia and 20% price off, on all E-Text orders.
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