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The Anatomical Basis of Dentistry

Now in full color, The Anatomical Basis of Dentistry helps you master the essentials of gross anatomy! Complete, accurate coverage highlights the regions of the head and neck that are of clinical relevance. Core information provides a foundation of knowledge essential to providing a successful chairside experience for both you and the patient. Using a clear, accessible style, with practical Clinical Notes boxes, this book closely relates the basic science of applied anatomy to the clinical practice of dentistry.

Paperback, 528 Pages

Published: November 2009

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-06807-9

Contents

  • 1. General Concepts

    The Study of Anatomy

    Terminology

    Skeleton

    Joints

    Muscular System

    Cardiovascular System

    Nervous System,

    Body Coverings, Body Cavities, and Fascia

    2. The Back

    Skeletal Parts

    Surface Features of the Back

    Spinal Cord

    Muscles of the Back

    3. The Thorax

    Skeleton and Divisions

    The Thoracic or Chest Wall

    The Pleural Cavities and Lungs

    The Mediastinum

    4. The Abdomen, Pelvis, and Perineum

    Skeleton and Subdivisions

    The Abdominal Walls

    Peritoneum and the Peritoneal Cavity

    Blood and Nerve Supply to the Abdomen

    The Abdominal Viscera

    5. The Neck

    Skeleton and Surface Anatomy

    Coverings and Regions

    The Anterior Triangle

    The Posterior Triangle

    The Root

    The Suboccipital Region

    The Prevertebral Region

    6, The Skull

    Introduction

    Views

    Bones

    Postnatal Development

    7. The Head by Regions

    The Face and Scalp

    The Contents of the Neurocranium

    The Orbital Cavity

    The Parotid Region

    The Masticator Region

    The Pterygopalatine Fossa

    The Nasal Cavity and Paranasal Air Sinuses

    The Oral Cavity

    Structures and Areas of the Oral Cavity

    The Pharynx

    The Larynx

    The Ear

    8. Systemic Anatomy of the Head and Neck

    Arteries

    Veins

    Lymphatics and Lymph Nodes

    Cranial Nerves and Cranial Autonomics

    9. The Upper Limb

    Skeleton

    Joints, Movements, and Muscles

    Muscles

    Axilla

    Nerve Supply: The Brachial Plexus

    Arterial Supply

    Venous Return

    Lymphatic Drainage

    10. The Lower Limb

    Skeleton

    Joints

    Muscles

    Nerve Supply: The Lumbar and Sacral Plexuses

    Arterial Supply

    Venous Return

    Lymphatics

    11. Applied Anatomy

    Anatomy of Local Anesthesia

    Imaging

    Fractures of the Face

    Spread of Dental Infections

    Answers to Review Questions

    Index

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