Human Physiology
Human Physiology

Human Physiology

Lead Author(s): John Redden, Joe Crivello

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Focused on pure human physiology, this textbook uses interactivity to extend the subject beyond the page.

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Key features in this textbook

Top Hat’s Human Physiology contains interactive diagrams, custom illustrations, pop-up definitions, and interactive 3D models to keep students actively engaged when learning the material.
Includes Focus on Disease, Thought Questions, and In the Clinic call-out sections that present key concepts in a relatable way for students to grasp!
Complete test bank of 400 questions for instructors to use.

Comparison of Human Physiology Textbooks

Consider adding Top Hat’s Human Physiology textbook to your upcoming course. We’ve put together a textbook comparison to make it easy for you in your upcoming evaluation.

Top Hat

John Redden & Joe Crivello, Human Physiology, Only One Edition needed

Pearson

Dee Unglaub Silverhorn, Human Physiology: An Integrated Approach (8th ed.)

Cengage

Lauralee Sherwood, Human Physiology: From Cells to Systems (9th ed.)

McGraw-Hill

Stuart Fox, Human Physiology (14th ed.)

Pricing

Average price of textbook across most common format

Up to 40-60% more affordable

Lifetime access on any device

$197.71

Hardcover print text only

$172.68

Hardcover print text only

$174.72

Hardcover print text only

Always up-to-date content, constantly revised by community of professors

Content meets standard for Introduction to Anatomy & Physiology course, and is updated with the latest content

In-Book Interactivity

Includes embedded multi-media files and integrated software to enhance visual presentation of concepts directly in textbook

Only available with supplementary resources at additional cost

Only available with supplementary resources at additional cost

Only available with supplementary resources at additional cost

Customizable

Ability to revise, adjust and adapt content to meet needs of course and instructor

All-in-one Platform

Access to additional questions, test banks, and slides available within one platform

Pricing

Average price of textbook across most common format

Top Hat

John Redden & Joe Crivello, Human Physiology, Only One Edition needed

Up to 40-60% more affordable

Lifetime access on any device

Pearson

Dee Unglaub Silverhorn, Human Physiology: An Integrated Approach (8th ed.)

$197.71

Hardcover print text only

Cengage

Lauralee Sherwood, Human Physiology: From Cells to Systems (9th ed.)

$172.68

Hardcover print text only

McGraw-Hill

Stuart Fox, Human Physiology (14th ed.)

$174.72

Hardcover print text only

Always up-to-date content, constantly revised by community of professors

Constantly revised and updated by a community of professors with the latest content

Top Hat

John Redden & Joe Crivello, Human Physiology, Only One Edition needed

Pearson

Dee Unglaub Silverhorn, Human Physiology: An Integrated Approach (8th ed.)

Cengage

Lauralee Sherwood, Human Physiology: From Cells to Systems (9th ed.)

McGraw-Hill

Stuart Fox, Human Physiology (14th ed.)

In-book Interactivity

Includes embedded multi-media files and integrated software to enhance visual presentation of concepts directly in textbook

Top Hat

John Redden & Joe Crivello, Human Physiology, Only One Edition needed

Pearson

Dee Unglaub Silverhorn, Human Physiology: An Integrated Approach (8th ed.)

Cengage

Lauralee Sherwood, Human Physiology: From Cells to Systems (9th ed.)

McGraw-Hill

Stuart Fox, Human Physiology (14th ed.)

Customizable

Ability to revise, adjust and adapt content to meet needs of course and instructor

Top Hat

John Redden & Joe Crivello, Human Physiology, Only One Edition needed

Pearson

Dee Unglaub Silverhorn, Human Physiology: An Integrated Approach (8th ed.)

Cengage

Lauralee Sherwood, Human Physiology: From Cells to Systems (9th ed.)

McGraw-Hill

Stuart Fox, Human Physiology (14th ed.)

All-in-one Platform

Access to additional questions, test banks, and slides available within one platform

Top Hat

John Redden & Joe Crivello, Human Physiology, Only One Edition needed

Pearson

Dee Unglaub Silverhorn, Human Physiology: An Integrated Approach (8th ed.)

Cengage

Lauralee Sherwood, Human Physiology: From Cells to Systems (9th ed.)

McGraw-Hill

Stuart Fox, Human Physiology (14th ed.)

About this textbook

Lead Authors

John Redden, Ph.DUniversity of Connecticut

John Redden has taught A&P for many years, from small to ultra-large classes. He currently serves as a National Academies Education Mentor in the Sciences Assistant Director of Faculty Development programs at the University of Connecticut’s Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.

Joseph F. Crivello, Ph.DUniversity of Connecticut

Joseph F. Crivello has taught A&P for the past 34 years. He is currently a Teaching Fellow of the HHMI/Hemsley Summer Teaching Institute and is the Premedical Advisor to the University.

Contributing Authors

Melissa MarcucciUniversity of St. Joseph

Melissa FoxWingate University

Angela HessBloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

Andrew LokutaUniversity of Wisconsin

Kristen KimballUniversity of Connecticut

Michele MooreButler University

Matthew OrangeCentral Connecticut State University

Chad WayneUniversity of Houston

Gerald BrasingtonUniversity of Southern Carolina

Kira WersteinIowa State University

Bruce PichlerUniversity of North Georgia

Ron GerritsMilwaukee School of Engineering

Chris TrimbyWisconsin Institute for Science Education & Community Engagement

Adam SullivanBrown University

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