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Anatomy & Physiology in Health and Illness


(14th edition)

A Waugh BSc(Hons) MSc Cert Ed SRN RNT ILTM & A Grant BSc PhD RGN

Published by Churchill Livingstone

Now in its fourteenth edition, this best-selling textbook has been honed over many years to provide a clear, straightforward introduction to the human body for students of nursing, allied health or biomedical and paramedical science.

The book covers the core essentials of anatomy and physiology, including basic pathology and pathophysiology of important diseases and disorders. This new edition presents additional illustrations to enhance understanding of key concepts, including pathophysiology and diagnostics. Included for the first time is an introduction to surface anatomy, while other updating reflects current scientific knowledge and developments, including coronavirus. Enhanced learning features and an extensive online resource help you grasp all the important areas.

Like millions of readers before you, you will treasure Ross & Wilson as a go-to resource that you will refer to time and again to support this critical aspect of your healthcare education.

New to this edition

    • All new illustration programme brings the book right up-to-date for today’s student
    • Helpful ‘Spot Check’ questions at the end of each topic to monitor progress
    • Fully updated throughout with the latest information on common and/or life threatening diseases and disorders
    • Review and Revise end-of-chapter exercises assist with reader understanding and recall
    • Over 120 animations – many of them newly created – help clarify underlying scientific and physiological principles and make learning fun

Also available: an accompanying Colouring and workbook that facilitates structured learning and revision of the material in this book. Phone for details.

Recommended reading for the following ABDO College course:

  • Fellowship Diploma Year 2
  • Foundation Degree Year 2
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