Concise Human Body Book

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Item#: 9781465484697
Author Dk
Cover Paperback
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Discover all there is to know about human anatomy in DK's latest concise visual guide to the human body.<
>Fully updated to reflect the latest medical information, &i&The Concise Human Body Book&/i& is illustrated throughout with colorful and comprehensive diagrams, photographs, scans, and 3D artworks, which take you right into the cells and fibers that are responsible for keeping your body ticking.<
>&i&The Concise Human Body Book&/i& provides full coverage of the body, function by function, system by system. In the opening chapter, colorful medical scans, illustrations, and easy-to-understand diagrams show you how the different parts of the body work together to produce a living whole. Eleven main body systems - including the skeletal system, cardiovascular system, and respiratory system - are then covered in intricate detail in the following chapters, with each section ending on common diseases and disorders that can affect that system.<
>From bones and muscles to systems and processes, this in-depth, pocket-sized guide to the body's physical structure, chemical workings, and potential problems is the must-have reference manual for trainee medical professionals, students, or anyone interested in finding out more about how the human body works.