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

Author(s): Jahangir Moini, MD, MPH, Professor, Eastern Florida State College
  • ISBN-13: 9781284151978
  • Navigate 2 Advantage Access     700 pages      © 2020
  • Will Publish: 1/8/2019
Price: $92.95 US List
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Written with health professions students in mind, the Third Edition of Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals offers an engaging, approachable, and comprehensive overview of human anatomy and physiology. The Third Edition features a total of six multifaceted ‘Units’ which build upon an understanding of basic knowledge, take readers through intermediate subjects, and finally delve into complex topics that stimulate critical thinking.

Heavily revised with updated content throughout, chapters include useful features, such as Common Abbreviations, Medical Terminology, the Metric System and more! Students will want to take advantage of the many resources available to reinforce learning —including Test Your Understanding questions that regularly assess comprehension, flash cards for self-study, an interactive eBook with more than 20 animations, and interactive and printable Lab Exercises and Case Studies.

Features & Benefits

  • NEW & UPDATED art and anatomical figures throughout the text
  • THREE NEW CHAPTERS on Muscle Tissue, The Autonomic Nervous System, and Heredity
  • NEW appendices on Common Abbreviations, Medical Terminology, the Metric System and more!
  • NEW Case Studies are now included for Instructors and Students as part of the Teaching and Learning Package as interactive or printable PDFs to help students apply concepts to real-world scenarios.
  • NEW – Interactive Anatomy & Physiology Review Module provides a brief tour of the human body, utilizing technology to reinforce core A&P concepts. 


Section  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
Section  II  Support and Movement
  Chapter  6  Integumentary System
  Chapter  7  Bone Tissues and the Skeletal System
  Chapter  8  Articulations
  Chapter  9  Muscle Tissue
  Chapter  10  Muscular System
Section  III`  Control and Coordination
  Chapter  11  Neural Tissue
  Chapter  12  Central Nervous System
  Chapter  13  Peripheral Nervous System and Reflex Activity
  Chapter  14  Autonomic Nervous System
  Chapter  15  Special Senses
  Chapter  16  Endocrine System
Section  IV  Transport
  Chapter  17  Blood
  Chapter  18  The Heart
  Chapter  19  Vascular System
  Chapter  20  Lymphatic System and Immunity
Section  V  Environmental Exchange
  Chapter  21  Respiratory System
  Chapter  22  Urinary System
  Chapter  23  Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance
  Chapter  24  Digestive System
Section  VI  Continuity of Life
  Chapter  25  Reproductive System
  Chapter  26  Pregnancy and Development
  Chapter  27  Heredity

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.

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