Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1

Introduction to regional anatomy

1. Tissues and structures 1

2. Nervous system

3. Embryology

4. Anatomy of the child

CHAPTER 2

Upper limb

1. Pectoral girdle

2. Shoulder

3. Axilla

4. Breast

5. Anterior compartment of the arm

6. Posterior compartment of the arm

7. Anterior compartment of the forearm

8. Posterior compartment of the forearm

9. Wrist and hand

10. Summary of upper limb innervation

11. Summary of upper limb nerve injuries

12. Osteology of the upper limb

CHAPTER 3

Lower limb

1. Anterior compartment of the thigh

2. Medial compartment of the thigh

3. Gluteal region and hip joint

4. Posterior compartment of the thigh

5. Popliteal fossa and knee joint

6. Anterior compartment of the leg

7. Dorsum of the foot

8. Lateral compartment of the leg

9. Posterior compartment of the leg

10. Sole of the foot

11. Ankle and foot joints

12. Summary of lower limb innervation

13. Summary of lower limb nerve injuries

14. Osteology of the lower limb

CHAPTER 4

Thorax

1. Body wall

2. Thoracic wall and diaphragm

3. Thoracic cavity

4. Superior mediastinum

5. Anterior mediastinum

6. Middle mediastinum and heart

7. Posterior mediastinum

8. Pleura

9. Lungs

10. Osteology of the thorax

CHAPTER 5

Abdomen

1. Anterior abdominal wall

2. Abdominal cavity

3. Peritoneum

4. Development of the gut

5. Vessels and nerves of the gut

6. Gastrointestinal tract

7. Liver and biliary tract

8. Pancreas

9. Spleen

10. Posterior abdominal wall

11. Kidneys, ureters and suprarenal glands

12. Pelvic cavity

Details

No. of pages:
560
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Print ISBN:
9780702033940
Electronic ISBN:
9780702056307

About the editor

Chummy Sinnatamby

Affiliations and Expertise

Formerly: Head of Anatomy, Royal College of Surgeons of England Member of Court of Examiners, Royal College of Surgeons of England Examiner in Anatomy, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Director of Studies in Anatomy, St Catharine’s College and Hughes Hall, Cambridge External Examiner in Anatomy, University of Cambridge External Examiner in Anatomy, Trinity College, University of Dublin