Color Textbook of Histology - 3rd Edition - ISBN: 9781416029458, 9781437700817

Color Textbook of Histology

3rd Edition

Authors: Leslie Gartner Leslie Gartner James Hiatt
Paperback ISBN: 9781416029458
eBook ISBN: 9781437700817
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 17th November 2006
Page Count: 592

Description

Concise, current, and richly illustrated, this one-of-a-kind text encompasses cellular and molecular biological concepts as well as classical morphology to present histology from a functional perspective. A wealth of superb illustrations - including light and electron micrographs as well as schematic diagrams and three-dimensional drawings - make all concepts easy to understand, and clinical correlations underscore the practical relevance of the material. Helpful tables and summary statements summarize vital information at a glance. Thoroughly updated to reflect all of the latest concepts and advances in the field, this third edition also includes full-text online access via www.studentconsult.com, where you'll find a wealth of supplemental tools to facilitate study and exam preparation.

Key Features

  • Features an abundance of illustrations, including micrographs, diagrams, drawings, and tables that clarify essential information.
  • Provides clinical considerations in each chapter when appropriate.
  • Key terms are bold face and chapter summaries alert students to important content.
  • Provides a comprehensive cross-referenced index for easy location of needed information.

Table of Contents

1 Introduction to Histology and Basic Histological Techniques
2 Cytoplasm
3 Nucleus
4 Extracellular Matrix
5 Epithelium and Glands
6 Connective Tissue
7 Cartilage and Bone
8 Muscle
9 Nervous Tissue
10 Blood and Hemopoiesis
11 Circulatory System
12 Lymphoid (Immune) System
13 Endocrine System
14 Integument
15 Respiratory System
16 Digestive System: Oral Cavity
17 Digestive System: Alimentary Canal
18 Digestive System: Glands
19 Urinary System
20 Female Reproductive System
21 Male Reproductive System
22 Special Senses
Index

Details

No. of pages:
592
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437700817
eBook ISBN:
9780323286091
eBook ISBN:
9780323286107
Paperback ISBN:
9781416029458

About the Author

Leslie Gartner

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Anatomy (Ret.), Department of Biomedical Sciences, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland

Leslie Gartner

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Anatomy (Ret.), Department of Biomedical Sciences, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland

James Hiatt

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor of Anatomy, Retired, Department of Oral and Craniofacial Biological Sciences, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD