Body Structures and Functions
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Level(s): Flesch-Kincaid

Authors : Ann Scott; Elizabeth Fong


512 Pages  Paperback 

11th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2004, 1998, 1993

©2009 , Published


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Updated to remain relevant, Body Structures and Function, 11th Edition introduces the basics required for the study of the human body and how it functions in a clear and concise manner. The text takes the learner from a general introduction to life functions, the terminology used to describe body p... more


"Did You Know" boxes features fun, interesting trivia-like facts to engage the learner

Medical Highlights provide the latest information on diseases, treatment and health care issues

Effects of Aging boxes highlight body system changes that occur as we age

Applying Theory to Practice and Case Stu... more

New to this Edition

Infection Control and Standard Precautions chapter emphasizes the importance of maintaining health and safety in the health care work environment

Career Profiles provide insight into today’s hottest health care careers