Discover all there is to know about human anatomy in DK s latest concise visual guide to the human body Fully updated to reflect the latest medical information, The Concise Human Body Book is illustrated throughout with colourful and comprehensive diagrams, photographs, scans, and D artworks, which take you right into the cells and fibres that are responsible for keeping your body tickingThe Concise Human Body Book provides full coverage of the body, function by function, system by system In the opening chapter, colourful medical scans, illustrations, and easy to understand diagrams show you how the different parts of the body work together to produce a living whole Eleven main body systems including the skeletal system, cardiovascular system, and respiratory system are then covered in intricate detail in the following chapters, with each section ending on common diseases and disorders that can affect that system From bones and muscles to systems and processes, this in depth, pocket sized guide to the body s physical structure, chemical workings, and potential problems is the must have reference manual for trainee medical professionals, students, or anyone interested in finding outabout how the human body works