Gray's Clinical Photographic Dissector of the Human Body

1st Edition

with STUDENT CONSULT Online Access

Editors:

  • Marios Loukas
  • Brion Benninger
  • R. Shane Tubbs
  • Key Features

    • Easily relate anatomy structures to clinical conditions and procedures.
    • Perform dissections with confidence by comparing the 1,350 full-color photographs to the cadavers you study.
    • Understand the pertinent anatomy for 18 common emergency procedures such as lumbar puncture and knee aspiration.
    • Depend on the same level of accuracy and thoroughness that have made Gray’s Anatomy the defining reference on this complex subject, thanks to the expertise of Dr. Marios Loukas, a leading authority in the world of clinical anatomy.

    Table of Contents

    Preface

    Acknowledgments

    Chapter 1 Dissection Lab Materials and Instruments

    Section 1 Back

    Chapter 2 The Muscles of the Back and the Scapula

    Chapter 3 Suboccipital Triangle and Spinal Cord

    Clinical Applications: Back

    Section 2 Thorax

    Chapter 4 Pectoral Region and Breast

    Chapter 5 Lungs, Removal of the Heart and Posterior Mediastinum

    Chapter 6 The Heart

    Clinical Applications: Thorax

    Section 3 Upper Limb

    Chapter 7 The Axilla and Arm

    Chapter 8 The Forearm (Antebrachium)

    Chapter 9 The Hand

    Clinical Applications: Upper Limb

    Section 4 Abdomen

    Chapter 10 The Anterior Abdominal Wall

    Chapter 11 Peritoneal Cavity

    Chapter 12 Gastrointestinal Tract

    Chapter 13 The Posterior Abdominal Wall

    Clinical Applications: Abdomen

    Section 5 Pelvis and Perineum

    Chapter 14 Pelvis

    Chapter 15 The Perineum

    Clinical Applications: Pelvis Perineum

    Section 6 Lower Limb

    Chapter 16 Gluteal Region

    Chapter 17 The Thigh

    Chapter 18 The Leg

    Chapter 19 The Foot

    Clinical Applications: Lower Limb

    Section 7 Head and Neck

    Chapter 20 The Neck

    Chapter 21 The Face

    Chapter 22 The Infratemporal Fossa

    Chapter 23 Calvaria, Dural Venous Sinuses, Brain and Cranial Nerves

    Chapter 24 The Orbit

    Chapter 25 The Ear

    Chapter 26 The Nasal Cavity

    Chapter 27 The Pharynx and Oral Cavity

    Chapter 28 The Larynx

    Chapter 29 The Retropharyngeal Region and Pharynx

    Clinical Applications: Head and Neck

    Appendix: Answers to Test Yourself

    Details

    No. of pages:
    440
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2013
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781437724172
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323240468

    About the editors

    Marios Loukas

    Chair and Professor in the Department of Anatomical Sciences at St. George’s University who has written extensively in the field of anatomy and on the peripheral nerves.

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor, Department of Anatomical Sciences, Dean of Basic Sciences, St George's University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies

    Brion Benninger

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Anatomy and Vice Chair, Department of Clinical and Anatomical Sciences, Western University of Health Sciences, Portland, Oregon; Faculty Member, Departments of Surgery, Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Oral Maxillofacial Surgery and Integrative Biosciences, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Physician Assistants, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon; Member, Samaritan Orthopaedic Residency Faculty, Newport, Oregon, USA.

    R. Shane Tubbs

    Dr. Tubbs is lead researcher in Pediatric Neurosurgery. He is Editor-in-Chief of the journal Clinical Anatomy, is author/editor of multiple books, and is a new editor for the 41st edition of Gray’s Anatomy.

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Anatomy, Children’s Hospital of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama; Department of Anatomical Sciences, St. George's University, Grenada, West Indies; Centre of Anatomy and Human Identification, University of Dundee, Dundee, United Kingdom