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Tortora, Gerard J.

Overview
Works: 302 works in 1,490 publications in 8 languages and 20,370 library holdings
Genres: Scientific atlases  Textbooks  Laboratory manuals  Handbooks and manuals  Encyclopedias  Examinations  Outlines and syllabi 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, zxx
Classifications: QP34.5, 612
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Most widely held works by Gerard J Tortora
Microbiology : an introduction by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

228 editions published between 1982 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 4,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is designed for non-major students in microbiology. It is praised for its straightforward presentation of complex topics, careful balance of concepts and applications, and proven art that teaches. In its Tenth Edition, Tortora/Funke/Case responds to the challenge of the microbiology course: teaching a wide range of reader levels, while still addressing reader under-preparedness
Principles of anatomy and physiology by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

155 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 3,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art and illustration program and the innovative learning features make the explanations and concepts of anatomy and physiology easier to understand in this 11th edition of 'Principles of Anatomy and Physiology'
Principles of anatomy and physiology by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

174 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides a ... scientific presentation of the principles of the human structure and function! It offers a ... balance between anatomy and physiology that emphasizes correlations between normal physiology and pathophysiology, normal anatomy and pathology, and homeostasis and homeostatic imbalances
Principles of human anatomy by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

110 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the structure and function of human anatomy. Also emphasizes physiology, disorders, and the clinical applications of anatomy
Introduction to the human body : the essentials of anatomy and physiology by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

79 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to the Human Body: The Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology, Sixth Edition, is designed for courses in human anatomy and physiology or in human biology. It assumes no previous study of the human body. The successful approach of the previous editions -- to provide students with a basic understanding of the structure and functions of the human body with an emphasis on homeostasis -- has been retained. In the development of the sixth edition, we focused on improving the acknowledged strengths of the text as well as introducing several new and innovative features. - Preface
A brief atlas of the skeleton, surface anatomy, and selected medical images by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a series of photos, by region, that illustrate important landmarks in surface anatomy and bones of the skeleton. A third series of images provide students with an understanding of the many ways to study both normal anatomy and applied anatomy in clinical medicine for the diagnosis of disease
Atlas of the human skeleton : updated to accompany Principles of anatomy and physiology, 9/E by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

29 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A photographic atlas of the human body : with selected cat, sheep, and cow dissections by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

22 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anatomy and physiology : from science to life by Gail W Jenkins( Book )

30 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work arms readers with the knowledge and detail they will need to move on with their allied health careers. It integrates text and illustrations to emphasise critical thinking, conceptual understanding and relevant application of knowledge
Plant form and function; an introduction to plant science by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

20 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and German and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life science by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

10 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laboratory exercises in anatomy and physiology with cat dissections by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

21 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to the human body by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief ed of : Principles of anatomy & physiology, 5th ed
Introduction à la microbiologie by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in French and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mise à jour et revue entièrement quant au contenu, cette troisième édition comporte des nouveautés de nature à enrichir l'expérience pédagogique : rubrique A la clinique : elle plonge le lecteur dans une situation clinique qui soulève une question dont la réponse se trouve à la fin du manuel; rubrique Cas clinique : accrocheuse, elle pique la curiosité et pousse le lecteur à parcourir le chapitre pour trouver la réponse au problème de santé exposé; doubles pages Panorama sur ... : elles donnent une vue d'ensemble éclairante sur différents sujets difficiles ou d'actualité et les rattachent aux notions vues dans le chapitre; questions placées sous chaque figure : elles permettent au lecteur de vérifier sa compréhension tout au long du chapitre."--Page 4 de la couverture
Anatomy and physiology for the manual therapies by Andrew J Kuntzman( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Anatomy and Physiology for the Manual Therapies combines the recognized strengths of the best-selling author Gerard J. Tortora with the expertise of Andrew J. Kuntzman, a certified massage therapist and an award-winning educator with a doctorate in Anatomy." "If you are planning a career as a massage therapist, a physical therapy assistant, an exercise therapist, in sports medicine, or another career in the manual therapies this is the text that can start you on the path to success. This book should serve as a great reference throughout your professional career."--BOOK JACKET
Anatomy and physiology laboratory manual by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Microbiology : an introduction by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The twelfth edition focuses on big picture concepts and themes in microbiology, encouraging students to visualize and synthesize more difficult topics such as microbial metabolism, immunology, and microbial genetics
Essentials of anatomy and physiology by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

24 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring correlations between homeostasis and homeostatic disruptions, this book makes the connections between knowledge of form and function
A brief atlas of the skeleton and surface anatomy by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clinical connections by Gerard J Tortora( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A brief atlas of the skeleton, surface anatomy, and selected medical images
Alternative Names
Tortora, G. J.

Tortora, G.J. 1940-

Tortora, Gerard J.

Tortora, Gerard J. 1940-

Tortora, Gerard J (Gerard Joseph)

Tortora, Gerard Joseph

Tortora, Gerard Joseph, 1940-

Tortora, Jerry

Tortora, Jerry 1940-

제라드, 토토라 J

トートラ

トートラ, ジェラルド・J

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Principles of anatomy and physiologyPrinciples of anatomy and physiologyPrinciples of human anatomyIntroduction to the human body : the essentials of anatomy and physiologyA brief atlas of the skeleton, surface anatomy, and selected medical imagesAtlas of the human skeleton : updated to accompany Principles of anatomy and physiology, 9/EA photographic atlas of the human body : with selected cat, sheep, and cow dissectionsAnatomy and physiology : from science to life