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.
- Introduction to the Nervous System
- Development of the Nervous System
- Gross Anatomy and general Organization of the Central Nervous System
- Meningeal Coverings of the Brain and Spinal Cord
- Ventricles and Cerebrospinal Fluid
- Blood Supply of the Brain
- Electrical Signaling by Neurons
- Synaptic Transmission between Neurons
- Sensory Receptors and the Peripheral Nervous System
- Spinal Cord
- Organization of the Brainstem
- Cranial Nerves and Their Nuclie
- The Chemical Senses of Taste and Smell
- Hearing and Balance: The Eight Cranial Nerve
- Atlas o the Human Brainstem
- The Thalamus and Internal Capsule: Getting to and from the Cerebral Cortex
- The Visual System
- Overview of Motor Systems
- Basal Nuclei
- Control of Eye Movements
- Cerebral Cortex
- Drives and Emotions: The Hypothalamus and Limbic System
- Formation, Modification, and Repair of Neuronal Connections
- Atlas of the Human Forebrain
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- © Elsevier 2020
- 5th February 2020
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Professor and Head, Department of Pharmacology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona
Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, Rochester, Michigan
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