An Illustrated Colour Text


  • Barry Mitchell, BSc, MSc, PhD, FIBMS, FIBiol, Dean, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK
  • Sandra Peel, BSc, PhD, DSc, Visiting Reader, Centre for Learning Anatomical Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK

This volume in the Illustrated Colour Text series brings together high quality illustrations and a concise text focussed on essential features and is ideal for modern, medical undergraduate curricula where basic sciences emphasise the principle points of relevance to the students.
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Medical and other health science students


Book information

  • Published: April 2009
  • ISBN: 978-0-443-06853-9

Table of Contents

Introduction to histology. The cell. Primary tissues 1: epithelial tissue. Primary tissues 2: connective tissue. Primary tissues 3: muscle tissue. Primary tissues 4: nerve tissue. The skin. The blood and immune system. Bone and cartilage. The circulatory system. The respiratory system. The digestive system. The urinary system. The endocrine system. The male reproductive system. The female reproductive system.