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Biology for Health: Applying the Activities of Daily Living

Biology for Health: Applying the Activities of Daily Living (Paperback)

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Need an introductory text that will give you a headstart? Want an anatomy and physiology book which uses accessiblelanguage, everyday examples and connects to your course? Then read this book!Biology for Health takes a unique approach. It links the elements of anatomy and physiology (A&P) with everyday activities youdo without thinking, for example, eating, drinking, sleeping, moving - the 'Activities of Daily Living'. This instantly makes complex biological processes easier to understand.Connecting A&P with health, healthcare and wellbeing, the author's exceptional understanding of students' needs contributes to a comprehensive book which contains the following supportive features:- Health Connections boxes woven throughout to explain the illnesses, disorders and health information linked toeach biological process- Chapter References which help you to cross-reference between chapters, clearly highlighting where links occur- Diagrams and Figures galore offering clear, simple andexplanatory illustrations- Chapter Outlines displaying short contents lists to aid the quick location of systems, processes and organs - making the book easy to navigate- Summary boxes encapsulating the key discussion points - perfect for revision.This is the ultimate companion to your course, whether you're studying nursing, health, midwifery, paramedic science, or sportand exercise.

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Dr S.H. CEDAR is Reader in Biological/Biomedical Sciences at London South Bank University, UK lecturing in Cell and Molecular Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, Genetics and Neurobiology. She is a highly acclaimed and popular lecturer and has successfully taught thousands of nursing and health students for over ten years.

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