"Human Anatomy & Physiology (9th Edition)" is a best-selling textbook published by Pearson in 2012. It is intended for use in introductory-level anatomy and physiology courses. It was written by Elaine N. Marieb and Katja Hoehn.
"Human Anatomy & Physiology (9th Edition)" is currently the most widely used anatomy and physiology textbook in North America and has been translated into five languages. It includes in-depth chapters that cover all of the essential knowledge of the human body, from the nervous system to the reproductive system, and how each of these systems interact with one other.
Elaine Marieb, Ph.D. and her co-author Katja Hoehn, a biology professor at Mount Royal University in Canada, are currently collaborating on the book's successor, the 10th edition.