The Developing Human: Clinically Oriented Embryology

ISBN-13: 9780323313384

ISBN-10: 0323313388

Author: Keith L. Moore BA MSc PhD DSc FIAC FRSM FAAA, T. V. N. Persaud MD PhD DSc FRCPath (Lond.) FAAA, Mark G. Torchia MSc PhD

Edition: 10

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Paperback 560 pages
Medical, Nursing
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Acknowledged author Keith L. Moore BA MSc PhD DSc FIAC FRSM FAAA wrote The Developing Human: Clinically Oriented Embryology comprising 560 pages back in 2015. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0323313388 and 9780323313384. Since then The Developing Human: Clinically Oriented Embryology textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $13.05 or rent at the marketplace.


Written by some of the world's most famous anatomists, the 10th edition of I The Developing Human: Clinically Oriented Embryology continues to present medical students with a comprehensive and easily digestible review of this complex topic. Clearly written and well-structured descriptions include just the information thats needed, while nearly 600 illustrations help provide a clinically oriented guide to human development, utilizing a week-by-week and stage-by-stage approach to describe fetal organ and system development.

"..a well composed text for a good understanding of human development in the context of current state of knowledge of biomedical sciences." Reviewed by Dr. Neel Kamal on behalf of BACCH Newsletter, June 2015

  • Review questions and answers at the end of each chapter allow for effective exam preparation.
  • Covers the latest advances in embryology, including normal and abnormal embryogenesis, causes of birth defects, and the role of genes in human development.
  • Details how discoveries in molecular biology have affected clinical practice, including the development of sophisticated new techniques such as recumbent DNA technology and stem cell manipulation.
  • Clinical case presentations, highlighted in special boxes, demonstrate how embryology concepts relate to clinical practice and are ideal for preparing for the USMLE Step 1.
  • Three-dimensional animations ― 2 new to this edition ― help visual learners understand the subjects as discussed in the book as a whole.
  • New and thoroughly revised assessment questions by Mark Torchia.
  • Presents an authoritative description of human embryology through all stages of development.
  • Rich illustrations correspond to the text to enhance comprehension.
  • Student Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, references, and videos from the book on a variety of devices.