The Ninth Edition of Fundamentals of Anatomy & Physiology is a comprehensive program that fulfills the needs of today’s students while addressing the concerns of their teachers. The author team--drawing on the their vast content knowledge, research skills, artistic talents, and collective 75 years of classroom experience—focused their revision on a single question: “How can we best make this information meaningful, manageable, and comprehensible?”


Better Readability

Shorter sentences, breaking embedded clauses into separate parts, changing passive sentences to direct active sentences, simplifying non-medical vocabulary, and substantially reducing the number of words to help students manage and navigate the material.


Seeing is Believing

Increased visual effectiveness through the integration of illustrations and narratives.


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