The Human Body Made Simple is written for the reader who has little or no prior knowledge of biology, medicine, or the structure and function of the body. In spite of the simple, non-technical language, the book is medically and scientifically accurate and up to date.
The reader is gradually and painlessly introduced to basic technical terminology, yet the information is presented in a highly readable fashion. The text is accompanied by hundreds of accurate, eye-catching illustrations.
This book provides a basic overview of the structure and function of the human body, and some common diseases, which can be used as a foundation for more advanced studies. Students of complementary and alternative therapies, Traditional Chinese Medicine, nursing, physiotherapy and radiography have used the first edition with success.
• Simple, non-technical language
• Foundation text before more advanced study is undertaken
• Stresses the principles behind the various processes in the body
• Over 200 eye-catching illustrations.