Surface and Living Anatomy

1st Edition

An Illustrated Guide for the Therapist

Authors: Gordon Joslin
Paperback ISBN: 9780723432616
eBook ISBN: 9780702037986
Imprint: Mosby Ltd.
Published Date: 3rd October 2002
Page Count: 176

Description

This interactive, skills-oriented guide explains not just what surface and living anatomy is, but how to apply concepts in therapeutic practice. A compilation of 230 behavioral objectives, step-by-step enabling criteria, and photographs helps readers achieve standards of competence in key skill areas. It covers questions commonly asked by examiners at diploma and degree course levels.

Key Features

  • Skills oriented approach features a hands-on explanation of what students need to know for clinical practice.
  • Interactive CD-ROM provides an added level of practice and involved learning.
  • 230 behavioral objectives are included for real-world application of concepts.
  • Objectives and enabling criteria are outlined, based on practical standards of achievement upon completion of the BSc Surface and Living Anatomy module.
  • Objectives and enabling criteria are designed to serve as the basis for examination questions and answers.

Table of Contents

Booklet:
Naming Structures
Examples of Skeletal Muscle Names
Applying Terminology
Glossary of Anatomical Terms

Behavioural Objectives:
Section 1 Bony Features of the upper limb
Section 2
Joints of the upper limb
Section 3 Muscles of the upper limb
Section 4 - Superficial veins of the upper limb
Section 5
Arterial pulses of the upper limb
Section 6 Peripheral nerves of the upper limb
Section 7
Bony features of the lower limb
Section 8 Joints of lower limb
Section 9
Muscles of the lower limb
Section 10 Superficial veins of the lower limb
Section 11
Arterial pulses of the lower limb
Section 12 Peripheral nerves of the lower limb
Section 13 - Bony features of the axial skeleton 1
Section 14
Bony features of the axial skeleton 2
Section 15 Muscles of the neck, trunk & abdomen
Section 16
Arteries of the head & neck
Section 17 Organs 1
Section 18
Organs 2
Section 19 Anatomical Spaces
Section 20
Deep tendon reflexes

CD-ROM:
Contains 230 Behavioural Objectives and sets of criteria supported by a picture gallery of 350 images

Details

No. of pages:
176
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Mosby Ltd. 2002
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby Ltd.
eBook ISBN:
9780702037986
Paperback ISBN:
9780723432616

About the Author

Gordon Joslin

Affiliations and Expertise

Formerly Lecturer of Living Anatomy at University of Westminster, London, UK; Freelance specialist tutor teaching Western medical sciences and specialising in Anatomy at the London College of Traditional Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, UK