Nolte's The Human Brain - 8th Edition - ISBN: 9780323653985, 9780323755306

Nolte's The Human Brain

8th Edition

An Introduction to its Functional Anatomy

Authors: Todd Vanderah Douglas Gould
eBook ISBN: 9780323755306
Paperback ISBN: 9780323653985
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 5th February 2020
Page Count: 672
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Throughout seven popular editions, Nolte’s The Human Brain has accomplished the challenging task of demystifying the complexities of the gross anatomy of the brain, spinal cord, and brainstem. A clear writing style, interesting examples, and high-quality visual cues bring this complicated subject to life and make it more understandable and enjoyable to learn. You’ll get the depth of coverage you need with a well-rounded presentation of all key topics in functional neuroanatomy and neuroscience.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction to the Nervous System
  2. Development of the Nervous System
  3. Gross Anatomy and general Organization of the Central Nervous System
  4. Meningeal Coverings of the Brain and Spinal Cord
  5. Ventricles and Cerebrospinal Fluid
  6. Blood Supply of the Brain
  7. Electrical Signaling by Neurons
  8. Synaptic Transmission between Neurons
  9. Sensory Receptors and the Peripheral Nervous System
  10. Spinal Cord
  11. Organization of the Brainstem
  12. Cranial Nerves and Their Nuclie
  13. The Chemical Senses of Taste and Smell
  14. Hearing and Balance: The Eight Cranial Nerve
  15. Atlas o the Human Brainstem
  16. The Thalamus and Internal Capsule: Getting to and from the Cerebral Cortex
  17. The Visual System
  18. Overview of Motor Systems
  19. Basal Nuclei
  20. Cerebellum
  21. Control of Eye Movements
  22. Cerebral Cortex
  23. Drives and Emotions: The Hypothalamus and Limbic System
  24. Formation, Modification, and Repair of Neuronal Connections
  25. Atlas of the Human Forebrain

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No. of pages:
672
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2020
Published:
5th February 2020
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780323755306
Paperback ISBN:
9780323653985

About the Authors

Todd Vanderah

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Head, Department of Pharmacology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

Douglas Gould

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, Rochester, Michigan