Description

This unique, comprehensive book provides rich visual guidance on all aspects of neuroanatomy, as only artwork by master medical illustrator Frank H. Netter, MD can. Concise tables highlight important aspects of each structure, equipping you with the essential knowledge you need to master this complex discipline.

Key Features

  • Master the essential knowledge you need to pass your neuroanatomy course.
  • See every nuance of nervous system anatomy with hundreds of unparalleled Netter diagrams.
  • Better understand the functional importance and clinical significance of each anatomical structure, thanks to clear tabular summaries.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Gross anatomy of brain and spinal cord

Chapter 2. Blood vessels of brain and spinal cord

Chapter 3. Medulla oblongata

Chapter 4. Pons

Chapter 5. Midbrain (Mesencephalon) & Diencephalon

Chapter 6. Basal Ganglia

Chapter 7. Cerebellum

Chapter 8. Cerebral cortex

Chapter 9. Hypothalamus

Chapter 10. Limbic system

Chapter 11. Cranial nerves I-XII

Chapter 12. Major sensory and motor pathways

Chapter 13. Reticular formation

Chapter 14. Brachial plexus, lumbosacral plexus

Chapter 15. Peripheral nerves

Chapter 16. Autonomic nervous system

Details

No. of pages:
424
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455726813
Print ISBN:
9781933247229

About the authors

Michael Rubin

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Clinical Neurology, Director, Neuromuscular Service and EMG Laboratory, New York Presbyterian Hospital - Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY

Joseph Safdieh

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience Weill Medical College of Cornell University