Master Medicine: Clinical Anatomy

By

  • Dr. W. Monkhouse, MA, MB, BChir, PhD, Assistant Curate, Wirksworth Team Ministry; Matlock; Formerly at University of Nottingham Medical School at Derby and Professor of Anatomy at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland

This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. It is a short, highly readable and well illustrated book on anatomy, approached from the point of view of what medical students need to know in order to understand the clinical work they will eventually be doing. Includes a great variety of self-assessment, to reinforce the messages and to test understanding - and to help students prepare for exams.
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Book information

  • Published: February 2007
  • Imprint: CHURCHILL LIVINGSTONE
  • ISBN: 978-0-443-10290-5


Table of Contents

GENERAL ANATOMY:

Introduction. Words and the anatomical position. An outline of the body plan. The skeleton and muscle. The vertebral column. The nervous system. The cardiovascular system and lymph vessels. The alimentary and respiratory systems. The urogenital system.

REGIONAL ANATIOMY:

The thorax. The abdomen, pelvis and perineum. The upper limb. The lower limb. The brain. Surface anatomy.