Human Anatomy, Color Atlas and Textbook - 5th Edition - ISBN: 9780723434511, 9780723436089

Human Anatomy, Color Atlas and Textbook

5th Edition

With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access

Authors: John Gosling Philip Harris John Humpherson Ian Whitmore Peter Willan
eBook ISBN: 9780723436089
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 1st August 2008
Page Count: 448

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The new edition of this well-known text and atlas takes you from knowing human anatomical structures in the abstract to identifying human anatomy in a real body. It is the only text and atlas of gross anatomy that illustrates all structures using high-quality dissection photographs and clearly labeled line drawings for each photo. Plus, concise yet thorough text supports and explains all key human anatomy.

Key Features

  • High-quality, richly colored dissection photographs showing structures most likely to be seen and tested in the lab improve your ability to recognize and interpret gross specimens accurately.
  • Interpretive line drawings next to every photograph let you test your knowledge by covering the labels.
  • Color-coding on interpretive artwork helps you differentiate among fat, muscle, ligament, etc.
  • Clinical Skills pages help you understand how to apply knowledge of gross anatomy to the clinical setting.
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Table of Contents

Basic Anatomical Concepts. Thorax. Upper Limb. Abdomen. Pelvis and Perineum. Lower Limb. Head and Neck. Back. Exam Skills and Clinical Skills Answers. Index.


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About the Author

John Gosling

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Anatomy, Stanford University, USA

Philip Harris

Affiliations and Expertise

Emeritus Professor of Anatomy, University of Manchester, UK

John Humpherson

Affiliations and Expertise

Formerly Senior Lecturer in Anatomy, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester, UK

Ian Whitmore

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Anatomy, Stanford University, USA

Peter Willan

Affiliations and Expertise

Formerly Professor of Anatomy, University of UAE, Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates