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Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals, Second Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access

Author(s): Jahangir Moini, MD, MPH, Professor, Eastern Florida State College
  • ISBN-13: 9781284036947
  • Navigate 2 Advantage Access     690 pages      © 2016
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Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, helpful animations, student practice activities and assessments, and for instructors: a full suite of teaching tools, and learning analytics reporting.

Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals, Second Edition provides an engaging and comprehensive overview of human anatomy and physiology, written specifically with health professions students in mind. This text helps students navigate the subject through an array of features—including Test Your Understanding questions that regularly assess comprehension, Learning Goals that correlate to concrete Objectives, and a large assortment of end-of-chapter questions—that reinforce key concepts while promoting mastery of the material. In addition to the text’s clean, updated design and more than 450 illustrations and photographs, Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals, Second Edition is accompanied by access to useful online instructor and student resources that make it the perfect fit for traditional, online, or hybrid courses.



  • Provides a comprehensive overview of human anatomy and physiology
  • Presents content in an accessible manner targeted to health professions students
  • Features an updated, easily navigable format with more than 450 photographs and illustrations
  • Offers access to helpful animations and interactive learning tools
  • Includes clinical images such as X-rays, CT scans and MRIs
  • Covers the effects of aging on various body systems
  • Offers robust end of chapter assessments for learners


  • Four additional chapters, including:
    • New chapter on joints, providing an overview of classifications, types, and injuries
    • Expanded presentation of the nervous system, with two additional chapters
    • Enhanced discussion of the cardiovascular system, with one additional chapter
  • New Focus on Pathology feature connects anatomy and physiology to human disease
  • Essay Question prompts now appear at the end of each chapter


• Slides in PowerPoint format
• Test Bank
• Instructor’s Manual, including teaching strategies, lecture outlines, discussion topics, and answers to end-of-chapter questions
• Image Bank, supplying key images from the text
• Sample Syllabus, showing how a course can be structured around this text
• Transition Guide, providing guidance in switching from the previous edition

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Navigate 2 Advantage Access includes:

  • eBook
    • Knowledge Check Questions
    • End-of-Chapter Graded Quizzes
  • Study Tools
    • Animations Library
    • Learning Objectives
    • Flashcards
    • Practice Activities
    • Slides
  • Teaching Tools
    • Lecture Outlines
    • Slides
  • Assessments
    • Chapter Quizzes
    • Midterm
    • Final
  • Other
    • Sample Syllabus
    • Glossary

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Unit  I  Levels of Organization
Chapter  1  Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology
Chapter  2  Chemical Basics of Life
Chapter  3  Cells
Chapter  4  Cellular Metabolism
Chapter  5  Tissues
Unit  II  Support and Movement
Chapter  6  The Integumentary System
Chapter  7  Bone Tissues and the Skeletal System
Chapter  8  Articulations
Chapter  9  The Muscular System
Unit  III  Control and Coordination
Chapter  10  Neural Tissue
Chapter  11  The Central Nervous System
Chapter  12  The Peripheral Nervous System
Chapter  13  The Senses
Chapter  14  The Endocrine System
Unit  IV  Transport
Chapter  15  Blood
Chapter  16  The Heart
Chapter  17  The Vascular System
Chapter  18  The Lymphatic System and Immunity
Unit  V  Environmental Exchange
Chapter  19  The Respiratory System
Chapter  20  The Urinary System
Chapter  21  Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid–Base Balance
Chapter  22  Digestive System
Unit  VI  Continuity of Life
Chapter  23  The Reproductive System
Chapter  24  Pregnancy and Development

Jahangir Moini, MD, MPH-Professor, Eastern Florida State College

Dr. Moini is currently a Professor at Eastern Florida State College. Dr. Moini was assistant professor at Tehran University School of Medicine for nine years teaching medical and allied health students. The author was also a professor and former director (for 15 years) of allied health programs at Everest University.  As a physician and instructor for the past 35 years, Dr. Moini established several new programs for allied health.

Dr. Moini is actively involved in teaching and helping students to prepare for service in various health professions. He worked with the Brevard County Health Department as a health educator consultant for 18 years, offering continuing education courses to keep health professional up to date on the latest developments related to pharmacology, medication errors, immunizations, and other important topics. He has been an internationally-published author of various allied health books since 1999.

  •  “The information is solid and excellent”
    ~Mohtashem Samsam, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Central Florida

  • “I feel it would prepare my students to be able to go to their next courses prepared and ready to learn more.”

    ~  Ashley Underhill, MS, EMT, Program Director, Boyd H Anderson High School

  • ”This material is excellent for Nursing, Pharmacy, Vascular Sonography, Physical Therapy and Physician Assistant students."

    ~ Almos Bela Trif, MD, PhD, JD, MA, Associate Professor of Pathology & Pathophysiology, Nova Southeastern University

  • "This manuscript is just what I have always looked for when teaching young medics! The physiology sections of the Nervous System and Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance help in explaining the "whys" of what we do in prehospital medicine."
    ~Terri King, BS, MA, NREMT-P, Adjunct Professor, Austin Community College

  • "This is a very detailed and comprehensive book that is clinically oriented and deals with the basic anatomy and physiology but also involves pathophysiology which is very important for learning the human body."
    ~Mohtashem Samsam, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, University of Central Florida

  • "This is very informative text, easy to read, follow and understand. The sample questions are an asset for learning."
    ~Dr. Raheleh Ahangari MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Central Florida


  • "This is the second edition of an excellent overview of human anatomy and physiology for a variety of allied healthcare professionals.This is an excellent book with diagrams that provide clear information.

    The book outlines and illustrates specific organs, organ systems, and their functions, and shows pathology related to the various organs and systems. Every organ and system is addressed in great detail. The text is exceptional, as are the illustrations and photographs. Chapters include summaries and lists of key terms, as well as learning goals, critical thinking questions, and review questions.

    This is an excellent book on anatomy and physiology. It is well thought out and concise in its delivery. The website should provide a useful adjunct."

    ~ James M Burgress, AAS, BAC, William Beaumont Hospitals (for Doody's Review Service, March 2015)

The following instructor resources are available to qualified instructors for download

ISBN-13: 9781284036947

Additional Resources for Instructors
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Image Bank
Instructor Manual
Lecture Outline
Moodle ready Test Bank
Slides in PowerPoint Format
Test Bank

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