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Visualizing Anatomy and Physiology
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gives students a variety of approaches—visuals, words,
illustrations, interactions, and assessments—that work together to
provide students with a guided path through the content. But this
path isn't static: It can be personalized, customized, and extended
to suit individual needs, and so it offers students flexibility as to how
they want to study and learn the content.
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Learning Objectives
at the
start of each section outline
the concepts that students
are expected to master while
reading the section.
Every content
resource is
related to a specific learning
objective so that students
will easily discover relevant
content organized in a more
meaningful way.
The Structure of Bone Controls
Function and Growth
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
1. Outline
the six functions of bone and the skel-
etal system.
2. Describe
the parts of a long bone and the mi-
croscopic structure of bone.
3. Explain
the formation of bone during different
phases of a person's lifetime.
4. Discuss
how bones heal after fractures.
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he sk ele ta l system con sists o f a ll the bones
attach ed at jo in ts and the ca rtila g e betw een
the jo in ts. T h e fu n ctio n s o f the sk ele ta l sys-
tem in clu d e su p p o rt, p rotection, m ovem ent,
m in e ra l hom eostasis, blood ce ll p
Process Diagrams
provide in-depth coverage
of processes correlated with clear, step-by-step
narrative, enabling students to grasp important
topics with less effort.
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that provide additional examples
of diffi cult co ncepts or processes. These can help
students master the topic being studied and fully engage
with the content. Examples closely integrated with the
reading material include narrated animations for all
major physio logical topics and engaging video clips.
Accompanying assignments for this rich media can be
grade d online and added to the instructor gradebook.
N A T I O N A L
GEOGRAPHIC
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InSights
are multipart visual featureptha tfocuron a
key concept or topic in the chapter, exploring it in detail
or in broader context using a combination of photos,
photomicrographs, diagrams, and data.
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of the many anatomical structures
highlighted in Insight figures by
engaging with
Anatomy Drill and
Practice
exercises. These simple-to-
use drag-and-drop or fill-in-the-blank
labeling exercises let students review
illustrations from the text, cadaver
photographs, histology micrographs, or
lab models.
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