Key Features

  • An organization by body region, rather than by organ system, parallels the way most of today's anatomy courses approach the subject and facilitates quick reference.
  • Exquisite full-color artwork from Gray's Anatomy for Students, as well as Standring: Gray's Anatomy, 39th Edition and Sobotta: Atlas of Human Anatomy, 14th Edition, makes structures easy to visualize, remember, and identify.
  • Terms and descriptions based on Terminologia Anatomica ensure conformity with the most widely used and up-to-date international anatomical nomenclature system.
  • Definitions from Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary deliver clarity and accuracy from cover to cover.
  • Dorland’s Spell Checker, included on a mini-CD in the back of the book, makes it simple to spell medical terms correctly on your computer.
  • A truly pocket-sized format allows for portability and ease of use.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 General

Anatomy * General Location * Bones * Joints * Muscles * Nerves * Vessels * Lymphatics * Skin

Chapter 2 Back

General * Bones * Ligaments * Muscles * Vessels * Spinal Cord

Chapter 3 Thorax

General * Bones * Pectoral Region * Thoracic Wall * Muscles of Thorax * Nerves of Thorax * Vessels of Thorax * Pleural Cavity * Mediastinum

Chapter 4 Abdomen

General * Abdominal Wall * Inguinal Region (Groin) * Peritoneum and Peritoneal
Cavity * Abdominal Viscera * Posterior Abdominal Region * Organs of Posterior Abdominal Region

Chapter 5 Pelvis and Perineum

General * Bones * Joints * Ligaments * Pelvis * Perineum

Chapter 6 Lower Limb

General * Bones * Joints * Gluteal Region * Thigh * Leg * Foot

Chapter 7 Upper Limb

General * Bones * Joints * Pectoral Region * Posterior Scapular Region * Axilla * Lymphatics of Upper Limb * Arm * Forearm * Hand

Chapter 8 Head and Neck

Head * Neck

Index

Details

No. of pages:
608
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Print ISBN:
9780443067617
Electronic ISBN:
9781455703814