Concepts in Anatomy by Herbert H. Srebnik

By Herbert H. Srebnik

Anatomy, to make certain, is the basic beginning of scientific perform, however it is way greater than that. in the beginning, anatomy is a organic technological know-how. there's order and common sense to the association of the human physique and the association of its components. And, as all sciences, anatomy deals problem and discovery.

Concepts in Anatomy isn't really a textbook, yet extra of a short guide that's selective instead of encyclopedic in scope, perception instead of specific in its process. It stresses basic rules, in an effort to reduce rote studying, and it presents order and course to the learn of gross anatomy. Anatomy is inherently complex and complicated; this quantity is helping you are making experience of it in a fashion that still goals to encourage its research. Richly illustrated with unique drawings, Concepts in Anatomy is a worthwhile source for an individual at present learning or instructing the topic, or as a reference for complicated researchers.

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