Pedagogical features include color diagrams and photos, margin notes, concept boxes, and step-by-step instructions for solving problems, as well as concept reviews, key terms, questions, and ample exercises with answers, plus a glossary. This edition includes new chemistry-in-action boxes, multi-chapter reviews, and more material on using calculators. This seventh alternate edition is a shorter version of the 10th edition of the same title.
Learning the fundamentals of chemistry can be a difficult task to undertake for health professionals. For over 35 years, this text has helped them master the chemistry skills they need to succeed. It provides them with clear and logical explanations of chemical concepts and problem solving.
They’ll learn how to apply concepts with the help of worked out examples. In addition, Chemistry in Action features and conceptual questions checks brings together the understanding of chemistry and relates chemistry to things health professionals experience on a regular basis.
Standards for Measurement
Elements and Compounds
Properties of Matter
Early Atomic Theory and Structure
Nomenclature of Inorganic Compounds
Quantitative Composition of Compounds
Calculations from Chemical Equations
Modern Atomic Theory and the Periodic Table
Chemical Bonds: The Formation of Compounds from Atoms
The Gaseous State of Matter
Properties of Liquids
Acids, Bases, and Salts
Introduction to Organic Chemistry
Introduction to Biochemistry