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The Human Brain in Photographs and Diagrams

With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access

Master complex neuroanatomy concepts easily with The Human Brain in Photographs and Diagrams! Respected educator John Nolte, PhD combines highly accessible coverage of the brain, spinal cord, and brainstem with carefully chosen visuals to help you consolidate your understanding of the information you need to know for your courses, exams, clerkships, and clinical practice.

Spiral Bound, 272 Pages

Published: March 2013

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-0961-8

Contents

  • 1. External Anatomy of the Brain

    Introduction

    Lateral and Superior Surfaces

    Inferior Surface

    Medial and Inferior Surfaces

    Brainstem


    2. Transverse Sections of the Spinal Cord

    Introduction

    Guided Tour

    Enlargements of T10 and C8


    3. Transverse Sections of the Brainstem

    Introduction

    Guided Tour

    Enlargements of Selected Levels


    4. Building a Brain: Three-Dimensional Reconstructions


    5. Coronal Sections

    Introduction

    Guided Tour

    Enlargements of Selected Levels


    6. Horizontal Sections

    Introduction

    Guided Tour

    Enlargements of Selected Levels


    7. Sagittal Sections

    Introduction

    Guided Tour

    Enlargements of Selected Levels


    8. Functional Systems

    Detailed Contents

    Long tracts of the Spinal Cord and Brainstem

    Sensory Systems of the Brainstem and Forebrain

    Cranial Nerve Motor Nuclei

    Visceral Afferents and Efferents

    Basal Ganglia

    Cerebellum

    Thalamus and Cerebral Cortex

    Limbic System

    Chemically Coded Neuronal Systems


    9. Clinical Imaging

    Introduction

    X-ray computed tomography (CT)

    Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)

    Angiography


    Glossary


    Index

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