Category: Anatomy

Introduction to the Human Body by Gerard J. Tortora

By Gerard J. Tortora

Like its predecessors, the hot 9th variation of Introduction to the Human Body deals a balanced creation to the human physique particularly constructed to satisfy the desires of the single semester path. It offers an efficient mix of attractive paintings and obviously written textual content to light up the complexities of the human physique. Class-tested pedagogy and figures are woven into the narrative to make sure that scholars achieve a superior figuring out of the cloth.

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Body of Secrets: Anatomy of the Ultra-Secret National by James Bamford

By James Bamford

The nationwide protection company is the world’s strongest, such a lot far-reaching espionage. Now with a brand new afterword describing the protection lapses that preceded the assaults of September eleven, 2001, Body of Secrets takes us to the internal sanctum of America’s undercover agent global. within the follow-up to his bestselling Puzzle Palace, James Banford unearths the NSA’s hidden function within the so much risky global occasions of the prior, and its determined scramble to fulfill the scary demanding situations of this day and tomorrow.

Here is a scrupulously documented account–much of that is in accordance with extraordinary entry to formerly undisclosed documents–of the agency’s tireless hunt for intelligence on enemies and allies alike. physique of secrets and techniques is a riveting research of this so much clandestine of businesses, a huge paintings of historical past and investigative journalism.

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Color Atlas and Textbook of Human Anatomy, Volume 1: by W. Kahle, Werner Platzer

By W. Kahle, Werner Platzer

A well-balanced mixture of a medical textual content, reference fabric and multicolor illustrations make this three-volume set eminently priceless for college students and practitioners alike. Skillful visible method of anatomy, that is a needs to in each physician's schooling, is fortunately wedded to a lucid textual content juxtaposed web page via web page with exceptional multicolor illustrations in any such demeanour that the concise description of the practical features of anatomy presents an invaluable consultant for the perceptive scholar. elements of body structure and biochemistry are integrated to the level they've got a relating the fabric awarded.

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Gray's Dissection Guide for Human Anatomy: With STUDENT by David A. Morton PhD, Kerry D. Peterson LFP, Kurt H.

By David A. Morton PhD, Kerry D. Peterson LFP, Kurt H. Albertine PhD

Realizing anatomical constructions is something. figuring out how one can dissect them is one other. extra successfully than the other source, this undemanding handbook demonstrates how you can effectively dissect the trunk, head and neck, pelvis and perineum, and higher and decrease extremities. generally category verified and reviewed, it's confirmed to lessen the time you spend in dissection...without skimping at the info it's essential know!

  • Page references to Drake et al.: Gray's Anatomy for college kids, Netter: Atlas of Human Anatomy, 4th version, and Moses et al.: Atlas of medical Gross Anatomy aspect you in the direction of awesome visible suggestions on anatomical constitution and function.
  • STUDENT seek advice entry allows you to flick thru the total contents of the e-book online...review cadaver dissection pictures prior to going into the lab...test your wisdom with assessment questions and answers...and keep on with "integration hyperlinks" to similar bonus fabric from Gray's Anatomy for college kids, Atlas of scientific Gross Anatomy, and different books.

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Tactics in Contemporary Drug Design (Topics in Medicinal by Nicholas A. Meanwell

By Nicholas A. Meanwell

Medicinal chemistry is either technology and paintings. The technological know-how of medicinal chemistry deals mankind one in every of its most sensible hopes for making improvements to the standard of existence. The paintings of medicinal chemistry keeps to problem its practitioners with the necessity for either instinct and event to find new medicines. as a result sharing the adventure of drug learn is uniquely precious to the sphere of medicinal chemistry. Drug examine calls for interdisciplinary team-work on the interface among chemistry, biology and drugs. consequently, the topic-related sequence subject matters in Medicinal Chemistry covers all proper points of drug examine, e.g. pathobiochemistry of illnesses, identity and validation of (emerging) drug objectives, structural biology, drugability of objectives, drug layout methods, chemogenomics, artificial chemistry together with combinatorial equipment, bioorganic chemistry, typical compounds, high-throughput screening, pharmacological in vitro and in vivo investigations, drug-receptor interactions at the molecular point, structure-activity relationships, drug absorption, distribution, metabolism, removing, toxicology and pharmacogenomics. ordinarily, detailed volumes are edited by means of renowned visitor editors.

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Color Atlas of Surgical Anatomy for Esophageal Cancer by Tatsuo Sato (ed.), Toshifumi Iizuka (ed.)

By Tatsuo Sato (ed.), Toshifumi Iizuka (ed.)

It is vital to grasp the entire complicated lymph pathways whilst appearing surgical procedure for esophageal melanoma to be able to be sure the level of lymph node metastasis. Professor Sato has undertaken, on the request of the TNM study Committee of the overseas Society for illnesses of the Esophagus, to map out and classify the lymph nodes of the mediastinum and neck. the attractive art within the Color Atlas of Surgical Anatomy for Esophageal Cancer edited via Professor Sato offers a very good realizing of the lymph node pathways and their significance in surgical operation. Minute dissections which characterize genuine lifestyles events, not only the superficial pathways, exhibit the best place and topographical association of the lymphatics. Full-color schematics are given with the particular dissection illustrations and pictures. The atlas essentially offers the type of 4 major pathways and their conversation, the connection of those pathways en path to the venous angles and the definition and review of the main serious nodes. Thoracic surgeons specifically will enjoy the very good illustrations of surgical suggestions and the tools for recording the dissected lymph nodes that are offered via Professor Kakegawa. prime specialists scuffling with esophageal melanoma with surgical procedure can use the category during this amazing atlas for a few years to come back as a customary for overseas comparability. The cautious dissection of the lymph nodes could be the most sensible method to increase survival premiums after surgical procedure for melanoma of the thoracic esophagus.

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Human Anatomy, 6th Edition , 6th Edition by Elaine Nicpon Marieb, Patricia Brady Wilhelm, Jon Mallatt

By Elaine Nicpon Marieb, Patricia Brady Wilhelm, Jon Mallatt

Human Anatomy, 6th variation builds upon the transparent and concise causes of the best-selling 5th variation. A dramatically more suitable artwork and picture software, even clearer factors and clarity, and extra built-in scientific assurance are all integrated. well-known for supporting you identify the framework wanted for knowing how anatomical constitution pertains to functionality, the text’s attractive descriptions now reap the benefits of a brand-new artwork application that includes vivid, saturated shades in addition to new side-by-side cadaver photographs. New concentration figures were further that will help you take hold of the main tricky themes in anatomy.   observe: this can be simply the standalone booklet

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Biology in physics. Is life matter by Konstantin Bogdanov

By Konstantin Bogdanov

Biology in Physics is a thorough new publication which bridges the space among biology and physics. the purpose is to advertise an interdisciplinary alternate of medical info and ideas, with the intention to stimulate cooperation in study. The scope of this quantity explores either the innovations and strategies of biophysics and illustrates the newest advances in our figuring out of some of the particular mechanisms which are utilized by residing organisms. This quantity represents a unique attempt to assemble the knowledge that will let a nonbiologically orientated physicist to understand the $64000 function that physics performs in lifestyles sciences. Key gains * An creation to biophysics for non-specialist * Covers all of the vital topices in smooth biophysics * Takes account of the most recent info rising from biophysical tasks * studies on novel healing recommendations * offers an advanced-level evaluate of mechanisms that keep an eye on a number of tactics in organisms starting from bacterial to whales

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The Nature of Race: How Scientists Think and Teach about by Ann Morning

By Ann Morning

What do americans imagine “race” ability? What determines one’s race—appearance, ancestry, genes, or tradition? How do schooling, executive, and enterprise effect our perspectives on race? to resolve those complicated questions, Ann Morning takes an in depth examine how scientists are influencing principles approximately race via instructing and textbooks. Drawing from in-depth interviews with biologists, anthropologists, and undergraduates, Morning explores assorted conceptions of race—finding for instance, that whereas many sociologists now think that race is a social invention or “construct,” anthropologists and biologists are faraway from the sort of consensus. She discusses robust new genetic money owed of race, and considers how organisations and the govt. use clinical research—for instance, in designing DNA ancestry exams or census questionnaires—in ways in which frequently strengthen the concept race is biologically made up our minds. Widening the talk approximately race past the pages of scholarly journals, The Nature of Race dissects competing definitions in undemanding language to bare the good judgment and assumptions underpinning today’s claims approximately human difference.

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