Gray's Anatomy for Students

Gray's Anatomy for Students

5th Edition - January 12, 2023

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  • Editors: Richard L. Drake, A. Wayne Vogl, Adam Mitchell
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323935043
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323934237

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Concise, readable text and an outstanding art program make Gray's Anatomy for Students, 5th Edition, your go-to text for essential information in human anatomy. This fully revised volume focuses on the core information medical students need to know, in an easy-access format and with additional multimedia content to facilitate effective study and mastery of the material. A team of expert authors share a wealth of diverse teaching and clinical experience—all enhanced by more than 1,000 innovative, original illustrations by renowned illustrators Richard Tibbitts and Paul Richardson, who capture anatomical features with unrivalled clarity.

Table of Contents

  • 1 The Body
    What is anatomy? 
    How can gross anatomy be studied? 
    Important anatomical terms 
    Imaging 
    Diagnostic imaging techniques 
    Image interpretation 
    Plain radiography 
    Ultrasound 
    Computed tomography 
    Magnetic resonance imaging 
    Nuclear medicine imaging 
    Positron emission tomography 
    Image interpretation 
    Safety in imaging 
    Body systems 
    Skeletal system 
    Cartilage 
    Bone 
    Joints 
    Skin and fascias 
    Skin 
    Fascia 
    Muscular system 
    Cardiovascular system 
    Lymphatic system 
    Lymphatic vessels 
    Lymph nodes 
    Lymphatic trunks and ducts 
    Nervous system 
    Central nervous system 
    Functional subdivisions of the CNS 
    Other systems 
    2 Back
    Regional anatomy 
    Skeletal framework 
    Vertebrae 
    Intervertebral foramina 
    Posterior spaces between vertebral arches 
    Curvatures of vertebral column 
    Joints 
    Joints between vertebrae in the back 
    Ligaments 
    Anterior and posterior longitudinal ligaments 
    Ligamenta flava 
    Supraspinous ligament and ligamentum nuchae 
    Interspinous ligaments 
    Back musculature 
    Superficial group of back muscles 
    Intermediate group of back muscles 
    Deep group of back muscles 
    Thoracolumbar fascia 
    Spinal cord 
    Vasculature 
    Meninges 
    Arrangement of structures in the vertebral canal 
    Spinal nerves 
    3 Thorax
    Regional anatomy 
    Pectoral region 
    Breast 
    Muscles of the pectoral region 
    Thoracic wall 
    Superior thoracic aperture 
    Inferior thoracic aperture 
    Skeletal framework 
    Intercostal spaces 
    Diaphragm 
    Venous drainage 
    Innervation 
    Movements of the thoracic wall and diaphragm during breathing 
    Pleural cavities 
    Pleura 
    Lungs 
    Mediastinum 
    Middle mediastinum 
    Superior mediastinum 
    Posterior mediastinum 
    Anterior mediastinum 
    4 Abdomen
    Regional anatomy 
    Surface topography 
    Four-quadrant pattern 
    Nine-region pattern 
    Abdominal wall 
    Superficial fascia 
    Anterolateral muscles 
    Extraperitoneal fascia 
    Peritoneum 
    Innervation 
    Arterial supply and venous drainage 
    Lymphatic drainage 
    Groin 
    Inguinal canal 
    Abdominal viscera 
    Peritoneum 
    Peritoneal cavity 
    Organs 
    Arterial supply to the gastrointestinal tract 
    Venous drainage 
    Lymphatics 
    Innervation 
    Posterior abdominal region 
    Posterior abdominal wall 
    Viscera 
    Vasculature 
    Lymphatic system 
    Nervous system in the posterior abdominal region 
    Sympathetic trunks and splanchnic nerves 
    5 Pelvis and Perineum
    Regional anatomy 
    Pelvis 
    Bones 
    Joints 
    Orientation 
    Gender differences 
    True pelvis 
    Viscera 
    Fascia 
    Peritoneum 
    Nerves 
    Blood vessels 
    Lymphatics 
    Perineum 
    Borders and ceiling 
    Ischio-anal fossae and their anterior recesses 
    Anal triangle 
    Urogenital triangle 
    Somatic nerves 
    Visceral nerves 
    Blood vessels 
    Veins 
    Lymphatics 
    6 Lower Limb
    Regional anatomy 
    The Hip 
    Bony pelvis 
    Proximal femur 
    Hip joint 
    Gateways to the lower limb 
    Nerves 
    Arteries 
    Veins 
    Lymphatics 
    Deep fascia and the saphenous opening 
    Femoral triangle 
    Gluteal region 
    Muscles 
    Nerves 
    Arteries 
    Veins 
    Lymphatics 
    Thigh 
    Bones 
    Muscles 
    Arteries 
    Veins 
    Nerves 
    Knee joint 
    Tibiofibular joint 
    Popliteal fossa 
    Leg 
    Bones 
    Joints 
    Posterior compartment of leg 
    Lateral compartment of leg 
    Anterior compartment of leg 
    Foot 
    Bones 
    Joints 
    Tarsal tunnel, retinacula, and arrangement of major structures at the ankle 
    Arches of the foot 
    Plantar aponeurosis 
    Fibrous sheaths of toes 
    Extensor hoods 
    Intrinsic muscles 
    Arteries 
    Veins 
    Nerves 
    7 Upper Limb
    Regional anatomy 
    Shoulder 
    Bones 
    Joints 
    Muscles 
    Posterior scapular region 
    Gateways to the posterior scapular region 
    Nerves 
    Arteries and veins 
    Axilla 
    Axillary inlet 
    Anterior wall 
    Medial wall 
    Lateral wall 
    Posterior wall 
    Gateways in the posterior wall 
    Floor 
    Contents of the axilla 
    Arm 
    Bones 
    Muscles 
    Nerves 
    Arteries and veins 
    Elbow joint 
    Cubital fossa 
    Forearm 
    Bones 
    Joints 
    Anterior compartment of the forearm 
    Muscles 
    Arteries and veins 
    Nerves 
    Posterior compartment of forearm 
    Muscles 
    Arteries and veins 
    Nerves 
    Hand 
    Bones 
    Joints 
    Carpal tunnel and structures at the wrist 
    Palmar aponeurosis 
    Anatomical snuffbox 
    Fibrous digital sheaths 
    Extensor hoods 
    Muscles 
    Arteries and veins 
    Nerves 
    8 Head and Neck
    Regional anatomy 
    Head 
    Neck 
    Skull 
    Anterior view 
    Lateral view 
    Posterior view 
    Superior view 
    Inferior view 
    Cranial cavity 
    Roof 
    Floor 
    Meninges 
    Cranial dura mater 
    Arachnoid mater 
    Pia mater 
    Meningeal spaces 
    Brain and its blood supply 
    Brain 
    Blood supply 
    Venous drainage 
    Cranial nerves 
    Olfactory nerve [I] 
    Optic nerve [II] 
    Oculomotor nerve [III] 
    Trochlear nerve [IV] 
    Trigeminal nerve [V] 
    Ophthalmic nerve [V1] 
    Maxillary nerve [V2] 
    Mandibular nerve [V3] 
    Abducent nerve [VI] 
    Facial nerve [VII] 
    Vestibulocochlear nerve [VIII] 
    Glossopharyngeal nerve [IX] 
    Vagus nerve [X] 
    Accessory nerve [XI] 
    Hypoglossal nerve [XII] 
    Face 
    Muscles 
    Parotid gland 
    Innervation 
    Vessels 
    Scalp 
    Layers 
    Innervation 
    Vessels 
    Lymphatic drainage 
    Orbit 
    Bony orbit 
    Eyelids 
    Lacrimal apparatus 
    Sensory innervation 
    Fissures and foramina 
    Fascial specializations 
    Muscles 
    Vessels 
    Innervation 
    Eyeball 
    Ear 
    External ear 
    Middle ear 
    Internal ear 
    Temporal and infratemporal fossae 
    Bony framework 
    Temporomandibular joints 
    Masseter muscle 
    Temporal fossa 
    Infratemporal fossa 
    Pterygopalatine fossa 
    Skeletal framework 
    Gateways 
    Contents 
    Neck 
    Fascia 
    Superficial venous drainage 
    Anterior triangle of the neck 
    Posterior triangle of the neck 
    Root of the neck 
    Pharynx 
    Skeletal framework 
    Pharyngeal wall 
    Fascia 
    Gaps in the pharyngeal wall and structures passing through them 
    Nasopharynx 
    Oropharynx 
    Laryngopharynx 
    Tonsils 
    Vessels 
    Nerves 
    Larynx 
    Laryngeal cartilages 
    Extrinsic ligaments 
    Intrinsic ligaments 
    Laryngeal joints 
    Cavity of the larynx 
    Intrinsic muscles 
    Function of the larynx 
    Vessels 
    Nerves 
    Nasal cavities 
    Lateral wall 
    Regions 
    Skeletal framework 
    External nose 
    Paranasal sinuses 
    Walls, floor, and roof 
    Choanae 
    Gateways 
    Vessels 
    Innervation 
    Oral cavity 
    Skeletal framework 
    Walls: the cheeks 
    Floor 
    Salivary glands 
    Roof—palate 
    Oral fissure and lips 
    Oropharyngeal isthmus 
    Teeth and gingivae

Product details

  • No. of pages: 1168
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2023
  • Published: January 12, 2023
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323935043
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323934237

About the Editors

Richard L. Drake

PhD, Director of Anatomy, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, OH; U.S.A

Affiliations and Expertise

Director of Anatomy, Professor of Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio

A. Wayne Vogl

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Anatomy & Cell Biology, Department of Cellular and Physiological Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada;

Adam Mitchell

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer, Interventional Fellow, Department of Interventional Radiology, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK

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