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Updated Human Anatomy & Physiology by Marieb & Hoehn motivates and supports learners to apply knowledge in clinical scenarios and practice their critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

New textbook content includes:

  • A Closer Look box on COVID-19.
  • Boxes featuring the lives and works of eminent scientists. These will show students the human side of science.
  • Homeostatic Imbalance boxes on Marfan syndrome, brittle bone disease, tetanus, and anxiety disorders.
  • Additional tables on:

            o   Functions of neurons and neuroglia.

            o   Focal versus diffuse brain injuries.

            o   Antihypertensive medications and renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system.    

  • Discussion on topics such as using fibroblasts as stem cells, 3D-bioprinting used for skin grafts and how COVID-19 causes loss of smell.

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