The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations: Musculoskeletal System, Volume 6, Part I - Upper Limb - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9781416063803, 9781455726592

The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations: Musculoskeletal System, Volume 6, Part I - Upper Limb

2nd Edition

Authors: Joseph Iannotti Richard Parker
Hardcover ISBN: 9781416063803
eBook ISBN: 9781455726592
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 29th October 2012
Page Count: 264

Table of Contents



1-1 Scapula and Humerus: Posterior View, 2

1-2 Scapula and Humerus: Anterior View, 3

1-3 Clavicle, 4

1-4 Ligaments, 5

1-5 Glenohumeral Arthroscopic Anatomy, 6

1-6 Glenohumeral Arthroscopic Anatomy

(Continued), 7

1-7 Anterior Muscles, 8

1-8 Anterior Muscles: Cross Section, 9

1-9 Posterior Muscles, 10

1-10 Posterior Muscles: Cross Section, 11

1-11 Muscles of Rotator Cuff, 12

1-12 Muscles of Rotator Cuff:

Cross-Sections, 13

1-13 Axilla Dissection: Anterior View, 14

1-14 Axilla: Posterior Wall and Cord, 15

1-15 Deep Neurovascular Structures

and Intervals, 16

1-16 Axillary and Brachial Arteries, 17

1-17 Axillary Artery and Anastomoses

Around Scapula, 18

1-18 Brachial Plexus, 19

1-19 Peripheral Nerves: Dermatomes, 20

1-20 Peripheral Nerves: Sensory Distribution

and Neuropathy in Shoulder, 21


Fractures and Dislocation

1-21 Proximal Humeral Fractures:

Neer Classification, 22

1-22 Proximal Humeral Fractures: Two-Part

Tuberosity Fracture, 23

1-23 Proximal Humeral Fractures: Two Part

Surgical Neck Fracture and Humeral

Head Dislocation, 24

1-24 Proximal Humeral Fractures: Valgus-

Impacted Four-Part Fracture, 25

1-25 Proximal Humeral Fractures: Displaced

Four-Part Fractures with Articular

Head Fracture, 26

1-26 Anterior Dislocation of Glenohumeral

Joint, 27

1-27 Anterior Dislocation of Glenohumeral

Joint: Pathologic Lesions, 28

1-28 Posterior Dislocation of Glenohumeral

Joint, 29

1-29 Acromioclavicular and Sternoclavicular

Dislocation, 30

1-30 Fractures of the Clavicle and

Scapula, 31



The Upper Limb, Part 1 of The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations: Musculoskeletal System, 2nd Edition, provides a highly visual guide to the upper extremity, from basic science and anatomy to orthopaedics and rheumatology. This spectacularly illustrated volume in the masterwork known as the (CIBA) "Green Books" has been expanded and revised by Dr. Joseph Iannotti, Dr. Richard Parker, and other experts from the Cleveland Clinic to mirror the many exciting advances in musculoskeletal medicine and imaging - offering rich insights into the anatomy, physiology, and clinical conditions of the shoulder, upper arm and elbow, forearm and wrist, and hand and finger.

Key Features

  • Get complete, integrated visual guidance on the upper extremity with thorough, richly illustrated coverage.
  • Quickly understand complex topics thanks to a concise text-atlas format that provides a context bridge between primary and specialized medicine.
  • Clearly visualize how core concepts of anatomy, physiology, and other basic sciences correlate across disciplines.
  • Benefit from matchless Netter illustrations that offer precision, clarity, detail and realism as they provide a visual approach to the clinical presentation and care of the patient.


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About the Authors

Joseph Iannotti Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Chairman, Orthopaedic and Rheumatologic Institute The Cleveland Clinic

Richard Parker Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cleveland Clinic