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Comparative Skeletal Anatomy - A Photographic Atlas for Medical Examiners, Coroners, Forensic Anthropologists, and... Comparative Skeletal Anatomy - A Photographic Atlas for Medical Examiners, Coroners, Forensic Anthropologists, and Archaeologists (Hardcover, 2008 ed.)
Bradley J Adams; Photographs by G. Santucci; Pamela J. Crabtree
R5,212 Discovery Miles 52 120 Ships in 7 - 11 working days

This is a photographic atlas of common animal bones, designed for use by the forensic scientist or archaeologist. This volume is the first to focus comparatively on both human and animal osteology. It features more than 300 illustrations of skeletons. Throughout, animal bones are photographed alongside the corresponding human bone, allowing the reader to observe size and shape variations.

Atlas of Skeletal Muscles (Paperback, 7th edition): Judith Stone, Robert Stone Atlas of Skeletal Muscles (Paperback, 7th edition)
Judith Stone, Robert Stone
R1,295 R1,185 Discovery Miles 11 850 Save R110 (8%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

The 7th edition includes changes reflecting modern understanding, terminology and teaching of the musculoskeletal system. There are changes on 42 different pages including many new or enhanced notes on function and 20 new descriptions or explanations of anatomical relationships. All muscle illustrations are new.

The A to Z of Endocrinology (Paperback): Amanda Neill The A to Z of Endocrinology (Paperback)
Amanda Neill
R481 Discovery Miles 4 810 Ships in 10 - 15 working days
Osteonecrosis - Diagnosis, Treatment & Management (Hardcover): Giancarlo I. Bianchi, Pascual C. Giordano Osteonecrosis - Diagnosis, Treatment & Management (Hardcover)
Giancarlo I. Bianchi, Pascual C. Giordano
R2,276 Discovery Miles 22 760 Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Osteonecrosis is a disease where there is cellular death (necrosis) of bone components due to interruption of the blood supply. Without blood, the bone tissue dies and the bone collapses. In this book, the authors present current research in the diagnosis, treatment and management of osteonecrosis. Topics discussed in this compilation include bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaw prevention and management in modern oncology; short stem hip arthroplasty in osteonecrosis of the femoral head; and concentrated autologous bone marrow aspirate transplantation (CABMAT) for osteonecrosis of the femoral head and bone non-union.

Atlas of Anatomic Pathology with Imaging - A Correlative Diagnostic Companion (Hardcover, 2013 ed.): Gerhard R.F. Krueger, L.... Atlas of Anatomic Pathology with Imaging - A Correlative Diagnostic Companion (Hardcover, 2013 ed.)
Gerhard R.F. Krueger, L. Maximilian Buja; Adapted by Chitra Chandrasekhar
R6,392 R5,684 Discovery Miles 56 840 Save R708 (11%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Atlas of Anatomic Pathology with Imaging - A Correlative Diagnostic Companion is a valuable teaching tool for medical students and residents in several specialities such as pathology, radiology, internal medicine, surgery and neurologic sciences. Its need is all the more urgent given the severe shortcuts in the teaching of anatomic pathology following the decrease in the number of autopsies performed. Many of the images shown in the atlas would not be available without performing autopsies and therefore this atlas is an essential for all those in the field. Atlas of Anatomic Pathology with Imaging - A Correlative Diagnostic Companion is the first to combine gross anatomic pictures of diseases with diagnostic imaging. This unique collection of material consisting of over 2000 illustrations complied by experts from around the world is a valuable diagnostic resource for all medical professionals.

The Body - A Guide for Occupants (Hardcover): Bill Bryson The Body - A Guide for Occupants (Hardcover)
Bill Bryson 1
R632 R508 Discovery Miles 5 080 Save R124 (20%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
The Spinal Nerves Anatomical Chart (Wallchart): Anatomical Chart Company The Spinal Nerves Anatomical Chart (Wallchart)
Anatomical Chart Company
R686 Discovery Miles 6 860 Ships in 10 - 15 working days

This chart illustrates spinal nerves and cranial nerves and diagrams the portion of the thoracic spinal cord with spinal nerves. It also shows spinal cord segments, cutaneous distribution of spinal nerves, and dermal segmentation.

Anatomy and Physiology in Healthcare (Paperback): Paul Marshall, Beverly Gallacher, Jim Jolly, Shupikai Rinomhota Anatomy and Physiology in Healthcare (Paperback)
Paul Marshall, Beverly Gallacher, Jim Jolly, Shupikai Rinomhota
R750 R635 Discovery Miles 6 350 Save R115 (15%) Ships in 4 - 8 working days

All healthcare students have to study anatomy and physiology. They often find it a challenging subject and struggle to see how the subject will link to their professional practice. Anatomy and Physiology in Healthcare is a brand new textbook focused on what healthcare students need to know about the biological principles which underpin the practice of healthcare. Uniquely, the book integrates clinical cases with the essential biological facts to provide all students with a thorough understanding of how anatomy and physiology can be applied in healthcare. By using clinical cases throughout, the book helps the reader grasp the practical relevance of anatomy and physiology to decision-making and care delivery. The clinical cases have been carefully selected to reflect common conditions encountered in practice today, and the changing patterns of disease and healthcare. Clear high-quality full colour illustrations, links to appropriate web-based content, and self-assessment material make this the perfect, practical textbook for all healthcare students. Early praise: "Having reviewed the text I will be recommending it to my nursing students" "It looks like a very good introductory text, with clear illustrations and diagrams. I think this would be appropriate for student nurses at different levels throughout their training." "I particularly like the approach of making the clinical relevance so clear. Introducing these at the start really sets the scene for why this topic is so important to clinical practice." "I am very interested in adopting this as a key text for our course." "I particularly like the case histories which bring a clear sight of application." "This book is excellent for the two new modules on anatomy and physiology I am putting together." Review: "This textbook presents anatomy and physiology in a fun and interactive way....It is divided into 14 chapters and the way the authors have introduced the information gives it a modern twist. For example, instead of titling a chapter 'The reproductive system', it is called 'From one generation to the next'. .....What works particularly well is the way the authors have used case studies that reflect the reality of the changing patterns of health and disease....This book provides a good foundation in clinical application and it seeks to link theory to practice." Nursing Standard 27 September 2017, volume 32 number 5

Cutaneous Flaps in Head and Neck Reconstruction - From Anatomy to Surgery (Hardcover, 2014 ed.): Vasilios K. Thomaidis Cutaneous Flaps in Head and Neck Reconstruction - From Anatomy to Surgery (Hardcover, 2014 ed.)
Vasilios K. Thomaidis
R3,303 R2,739 Discovery Miles 27 390 Save R564 (17%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

This textbook, containing a plethora of illustrations and pictures, will serve as an atlas and as a superb guide to the use of cutaneous flaps in head and neck reconstruction. Each chapter depicts, in a layered manner, the anatomy of a particular donor site from which flaps are derived and used in head and neck defects, providing systematic steps in understanding the topographical anatomy of the various tissue layers. The flaps derived from each donor site are presented in detail, with step- by-step instructions in flap design and harvesting techniques based in anatomy. The author uses numerous high-quality color illustrations drawn from his own practice in order to demonstrate the techniques. His combined expertise as a maxillofacial surgeon and an assistant professor of anatomy enables him to explain clearly the transition from basic science anatomy to applied anatomy and to document reconstructive surgical techniques in precise detail. This beautifully illustrated book, including many basic and advanced flap designs, will be an illuminating reference for all who treat defects in the head and neck area.

Anatomy for Anaesthetists (Hardcover, 9th Edition): Harold Ellis, Andrew Lawson Anatomy for Anaesthetists (Hardcover, 9th Edition)
Harold Ellis, Andrew Lawson
R2,449 R2,267 Discovery Miles 22 670 Save R182 (7%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Jubilee edition of the classic text first published in 1963 Anaesthetists require a particularly specialized knowledge of anatomy The anaesthetist must know intimately the respiratory passages, the major veins and the peripheral nerves to deliver safe and effective pain control. As one of the great teachers of anatomy, Professor Harold Ellis is eminently qualified to elegantly provide the anatomical detail required of anaesthetists. Modern approaches to practice, including the use of imaging to guide anaesthetic practice, add further depth to the fine full-colour anatomical illustrations. Designed for anaesthetists, Anatomy for Anaesthetists covers: The Respiratory Pathway, Lungs, Thoracic Wall and Diaphragm The Heart and Great Veins of the Neck The Peripheral Nerves The Autonomic Nervous System The Cranial Nerves The Anatomy of Pain Clinical Notes throughout provide the clinical context for the anatomical detail. Designed for trainees, but of continuing relevance to practicing anaesthetists, and now in its Golden Jubilee edition, Anatomy for Anaesthetists provides a central pillar of anaesthetic knowledge.

Principles of Anatomy according to the Opinion of Galen by Johann Guinter and Andreas Vesalius (Hardcover): Vivian Nutton Principles of Anatomy according to the Opinion of Galen by Johann Guinter and Andreas Vesalius (Hardcover)
Vivian Nutton
R2,887 Discovery Miles 28 870 Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Principles of Anatomy according to the Opinion of Galen is a translation of Johann Guinter's textbook as revised and annotated by Guinter's student, Andreas Vesalius, in 1538. Despite Vesalius' fame as an anatomist, his 1538 revision has attracted almost no attention. However, this new translation shows the significant rewrites and additional information added to the original based on his own dissections. 250 newly discovered annotations by Vesalius himself, published here in full for the first time, also show his working methods and ideas. Together they offer remarkable insights into Vesalius' intellectual biography and the development of his most famous work: De humani corporis fabrica, 1543. An extensive introduction by Vivian Nutton also provides new information on Johann Guinter, and his substantial use of Vesalius' work for his own revised version of the text in 1539. Their joint production, a student textbook, is set against a background of the development of Renaissance anatomy, and of attitudes to their ancient Greek predecessor, Galen of Pergamum. This text will be of great interest to historians of science and medicine, as well as to Renaissance scholars.

Head and Neck - Morphology, Models and Function (Hardcover, 1st ed. 2018): Enrico Marani, Ciska Heida Head and Neck - Morphology, Models and Function (Hardcover, 1st ed. 2018)
Enrico Marani, Ciska Heida
R4,039 R3,168 Discovery Miles 31 680 Save R871 (22%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

This book offers a critical review of the head and neck from an anatomical, physiological and clinical perspective. It begins by providing essential anatomical and physiological information, then discusses historical and current views on specific aspects in subsequent chapters. For example, the anatomy of the skull cap or cranial vault provided in the first chapter is discussed in the context of malformation and identity, as well as the development of the bony skull, in the following chapters. These chapters provide stepping-stones to guide readers through the book. There are new fields of research and technological developments in which Anatomy and Physiology lose track of progress. One of the examples discussed is the automated face recognition. In some respects, e.g. when it comes to cancers and malformations, our understanding of the head and neck - and the resulting therapeutic outcomes - have been extremely disappointing. In others, such as injuries following car accidents, there have been significant advances in our understanding of head and neck dysfunctions and their treatment. Therefore head movements, also during sleep, and head and neck reflexes are discussed. The book makes unequivocal distinctions between correct and incorrect assumptions and provides a critical review of alternative clinical methods for head and neck dysfunctions, such as physiotherapy and lymphatic drainage for cancers. Moreover, it discusses the consequences of various therapeutic measures for physiological and biomechanical conditions, as well as puberty and aging. Lastly, it addresses important biomedical engineering developments for hearing e.g. cochlear implants and for applying vestibular cerebellar effects for vision.

The A to Z of Bone and Joint Failure (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition): Amanda Neill The A to Z of Bone and Joint Failure (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)
Amanda Neill
R481 Discovery Miles 4 810 Ships in 10 - 15 working days
The A to Z of Peripheral Nerves (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition): Amanda Neill The A to Z of Peripheral Nerves (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)
Amanda Neill
R480 Discovery Miles 4 800 Ships in 10 - 15 working days
The A to Z of Bones, Joints, Ligaments & the Back (Paperback, 4th Revised edition): Amanda Neill The A to Z of Bones, Joints, Ligaments & the Back (Paperback, 4th Revised edition)
Amanda Neill
R482 Discovery Miles 4 820 Ships in 10 - 15 working days
Human Anatomy: Pearson New International Edition (Paperback, 7th edition): Frederic H. Martini, Michael J Timmons, Robert B... Human Anatomy: Pearson New International Edition (Paperback, 7th edition)
Frederic H. Martini, Michael J Timmons, Robert B Tallitsch
R1,613 Discovery Miles 16 130 Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Celebrated for its atlas-style format, appropriately detailed anatomical illustrations, and exceptionally clear photographs of tissues and cadavers, the Seventh Edition of the award-winning Human Anatomy presents practical applications of anatomy and physiology in a highly visual format. Select Clinical Notes feature dynamic layouts that integrate text with visuals for easy reading. Clinical Cases relate clinical stories that integrate text with patient photos and diagnostic images for applied learning. Time-saving study tools, including end-of-chapter practice and review, help students arrive at a complete understanding of human anatomy. This package contains: *Human Anatomy, Seventh Edition

Overtraining Syndrome in Athletes - A Comprehensive Review and Novel Perspectives (Hardcover, 1st ed. 2020): Flavio Cadegiani Overtraining Syndrome in Athletes - A Comprehensive Review and Novel Perspectives (Hardcover, 1st ed. 2020)
Flavio Cadegiani
R2,536 Discovery Miles 25 360 Ships in 7 - 11 working days

This book discusses major changes in our understanding of the most prevalent non-orthopedic, sports-related condition - overtraining syndrome (OTS), arguing that it should be considered as the manifestation of burnout in athletes, rather than simply the result of excessive training. While the chronic adaptations of the cardiovascular and musculoskeletal systems to exercise are well documented, those of the endocrine system are less well known, and adaptations of the hormonal ranges for athletes are yet to be determined. There is also a lack of standardized diagnostic criteria, consistent assessment methods and biomarkers. This book offers a systematic review of the hormonal aspects of overtraining syndrome, and a comparison with sports-related syndromes triggered by chronic deprivation of different sorts, including the female athlete triad (and its derivative, RED-S) and burnout syndrome of the athlete (BSA). It demonstrates that these conditions, although studied separately from each other, may all be different manifestations of the same condition, leading to 'maladaptive' (dysfunctional forced adaptations to a hostile environment) changes in response to chronic depletion of energy and mechanisms of repair, causing multiple dysfunctions. The author proposes that OTS/Paradoxical Deconditioning Syndrome (PDS), RED-S/TRIAD and BSA are parts of a same condition, or at least a group of similar conditions. Further, the book offers a chronological overview of OTS, based on preliminary research. Given its broad scope, this concise reference book will appeal to a range of health professionals. It allows readers, including those without a strong academic background, to gain a systematic understanding of OTS.

Bourgery. Atlas of Human Anatomy and Surgery (English, French, German, Hardcover): Jean-Marie Le Minor, Henri Sick Bourgery. Atlas of Human Anatomy and Surgery (English, French, German, Hardcover)
Jean-Marie Le Minor, Henri Sick
R1,515 R1,091 Discovery Miles 10 910 Save R424 (28%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

We owe a great debt to Jean Baptiste Marc Bourgery (1797-1849) for his Atlas of Anatomy, which was not only a massive event in medical history, but also remains one of the most comprehensive and beautifully illustrated anatomical treatises ever published. Bourgery began work on his magnificent atlas in 1830 in cooperation with illustrator Nicolas Henri Jacob (1782-1871), a student of the French painter Jacques Louis David. The first volumes were published the following year, but completion of the treatise required nearly two decades of dedication; Bourgery lived just long enough to finish his labor of love, but the last of the treatise's eight volumes was not published in its entirety until five years after his death. The eight volumes of Bourgery's treatise cover descriptive anatomy, surgical anatomy and techniques (exploring in detail nearly all the major operations that were performed during the first half of the 19th century), general anatomy and embryology, and microscopic anatomy. Jacob's spectacular hand-colored lithographs are remarkable for their clarity, color, and aesthetic appeal, reflecting a combination of direct laboratory observation and illustrative research. Unsurpassed to this day, the images offer exceptional anatomical insight, not only for those in the medical field but also for artists, students, and anyone interested in the workings and wonder of the human body.

Functional Histoanatomy of the Human Larynx (Paperback, Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2018): Kiminori Sato Functional Histoanatomy of the Human Larynx (Paperback, Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2018)
Kiminori Sato
R3,545 R3,363 Discovery Miles 33 630 Save R182 (5%) Out of stock

This book presents the anatomical and histological structure of the human larynx by demonstrating gross, histological, and electron microscopic photographs for all professionals interested in the human larynx. In the first part, sagittal, horizontal and coronal whole-organ serial sections of adult and newborn larynges are shown in color photographs. The whole-organ serial histological sections of the human larynx are very unique in the world. In the second part, the functional morphology of the human larynx is also shown in superb and breathtaking photographs. The specimens in this textbook have been assembled into a concise synopsis of laryngology commonly encountered in clinical practice. Functional Histoanatomy of the Human Larynx is intended to facilitate an in-depth understanding not only the structure of each component but also the special relationships between them, as well as the microstructure and functional morphology of the human larynx and of the vocal fold as a vibrating tissue. Lavishly illustrated and documented, this book offers a wealth of information on the functional morphology of the larynx.

Student Workbook for Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology (Paperback, 8th Revised edition): Valerie C. Scanlon, Tina Sanders Student Workbook for Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology (Paperback, 8th Revised edition)
Valerie C. Scanlon, Tina Sanders
R909 R819 Discovery Miles 8 190 Save R90 (10%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Ideal as a companion to the text. Perfect as a stand-alone study guide. Body system by system, the exercises and activities you'll find inside will help you to master the basics of anatomy and physiology. Complete the corresponding sections of the Workbook as you proceed from topic to topic in class. Instructor resources: Ebook Student resources: Ebook

Craniofacial Embryogenetics and Development (Paperback, 3rd Revised edition): Geoffrey H. Sperber, Steven M. Sperber Craniofacial Embryogenetics and Development (Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)
Geoffrey H. Sperber, Steven M. Sperber
R1,506 R1,265 Discovery Miles 12 650 Save R241 (16%) In stock

The field of embryology has experienced a period of explosive growth since the previous edition of this book was published nearly a decade ago. The insights of genetic expression in determining the unfolding of the embryonic layers have revolutionised our understanding of some of the mechanisms of embryogenesis. As implied by the title of the new edition, Craniofacial Embryogenetics and Development, genetics is linked with embryology in this text. Virtually all embryological development has an underlying genetic component, and the basic science of genetics is the key in uncovering the many mysteries of embryogenesis. The tools of molecular genetics have provided insights into developmental mechanisms that allow us the ability to identify transient regions of genetic expression patterns. Unraveling the precise biochemical and mechanical interactions of discrete regions in the unfolding embryonic components remains a dauntingly-complex challenge to understanding the conversion of the genome into the phenome. The addition of genetic information gleaned from other mammalian species might aid in dissecting human embryology into comprehensible components to understand normal and abnormal development. This new edition is dedicated to this objective and will prove invaluable to plastic and orofacial surgeons, otolaryngologists, orthodontists, neonatal pediatricians, speech pathologists, teratologists, embryologists, and anatomists. Key Features: Provides clinicians with a basic background for assessing and treating craniofacial anomalies. Describes recent technical advances in optical projection tomography, photoacoustic and 3D imaging, small-angle X-ray scattered (SAXS) tomography and morphometrics and their impact on embryogenetics.

Sobotta Atlas of Anatomy, Vol.1, 16th ed., English/Latin - General Anatomy and Musculoskeletal System (Hardcover, 16th Revised... Sobotta Atlas of Anatomy, Vol.1, 16th ed., English/Latin - General Anatomy and Musculoskeletal System (Hardcover, 16th Revised edition)
Friedrich Paulsen, Jens Waschke
R1,421 R1,208 Discovery Miles 12 080 Save R213 (15%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Sobotta - More than just an Atlas: Learn, Understand and Test your Knowledge Volume 1 of the Sobotta Atlas covers the areas of General Anatomy and the Musculoskeletal System, providing in-depth insights into human anatomy to students and professionals alike. The 16th edition introduces the brand new Sobotta Study Loop. A deeper focus on clinical relevance and actively supporting students prepare for medical exams makes the Sobotta - Atlas of Anatomy more relevant than ever.?In 1,300 pages the atlas offers even more insights into the human body, 500 new exam questions to help consolidate learning and support exam preparation, as well as, a guiding hand to medical students new to the subject. Discover its new didactic backbone: the Sobotta Study Loop Overview: Dive into each chapter via an introduction, where crucial information is highlighted Focused Topic Highlights: Enables medical students to reflect on the knowledge they will have gained by the end of the chapter - in terms of anatomical structure and function Clinical Relevance: Typical medical case histories actively support the transfer of theoretical knowledge into practical application during rotation Dissection Tips: Experts present valuable hints and practical know-how on human dissection - great practice for the dissection lab The Anatomy Figures: Key anatomical terminology and facts are further highlighted in bold in both legends and captions Practice Exam Questions: Typical oral exam test cases enable the student to gain confidence through practicing options Due to its focus on General Anatomy and the Musculoskeletal System Vol.1 is also the perfect reference and study tool for physiotherapists and orthopedists.

Atlas of Lymphatic Anatomy in the Head, Neck, Chest and Limbs (Paperback, Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2017):... Atlas of Lymphatic Anatomy in the Head, Neck, Chest and Limbs (Paperback, Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2017)
Wei-Ren Pan
R2,625 Discovery Miles 26 250 Out of stock

This atlas provides detailed information on the human lymphatic system in the head, neck and chest regions as well as the extremities, with more than 400 photographs and radiographs, including micro and macro views of the morphology. Much of the content is presented for the first time, such as the individual differences in lymphatic distribution, especially in the head neck region; characteristics of the indirect precollecting lymph vessel in the scalp; the lymphatic ampulla and diverticulum; and the transparent lymph node. Providing insights into the lymphatic anatomy, the book is an essential resource for medical and science students as well as therapists, clinicians and researchers working in this field.

Anatomy Coloring Book for Health Professions (Paperback, Ed): David Morton, Kurt Albertine Anatomy Coloring Book for Health Professions (Paperback, Ed)
David Morton, Kurt Albertine
R622 Discovery Miles 6 220 Ships in 7 - 11 working days

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. A CREATIVE, FUN, AND EFFECTIVE WAY TO LEARN HUMAN ANATOMYMore than 200 illustrations If you're looking for an interesting and innovative way to learn the various parts and systems of the human body, your search ends here! Anatomy Coloring Book for Health Professions is a fresh, fun way for students to grasp the big picture of human anatomy through a regional approach (head and neck and limbs). Anatomy Coloring Book for Health Professions is designed for the most effective learning possible: The left-hand page features a numerated structure list The right-hand page has illustrations correlating to the numerated structure list Simply choose a color and shade in a term on the left and the correlated structure on the right. Repeat for each structure in the list. White space is provided to enable you to transfer anatomy and clinical information fromyour lecture notes to the appropriate illustration or term. After an illustration is fully colored and notes have been transferred you will have created your ownpersonalized textbook specific to your anatomy course! You will find that coloring imprints on your mind the shape and location of each body part, making later visualization much easier. The connection between eye and hand when coloring anatomic structures will prove to be an active and effective way to learn human anatomy.

Ultrastructure Atlas of Human Tissues (Hardcover): Fred Hossler Ultrastructure Atlas of Human Tissues (Hardcover)
Fred Hossler
R5,219 R4,650 Discovery Miles 46 500 Save R569 (11%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Ultrastructure Atlas of Human Tissues presents a variety of scanning and transmission electron microscope images of the major systems of the human body. Photography with the electron microscope records views of the intricate substructures and microdesigns of objects and tissues, and reveals details within them inaccessible to the naked eye or light microscope. Many of these views have significance in understanding normal structure and function, as well as disease processes. This book offers a unique and comprehensive look at the structure and function of tissues at the subcellular and molecular level, an important perspective in understanding and combating diseases. Presents the major systems of the human body through scanning and transmission electron microscope images Has images prepared almost exclusively from human tissues Includes electron micrographs of common pathologies such as fibrotic and emphysemic lung, kidney stones, sickle cell anemia, and skin parasites Contains sets of 3D images in most chapters

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