The limbs and vertebral column

Author: Christopher Dean
Publisher: Bailliere Tindall
ISBN: UOM:39015038579853
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Medical

Core Anatomy offers a thorough yet concise explanation of all aspects of anatomy essential to students. Volume I covers the upper limb--shoulder, upper arm and elbow joint, forearm, wrist, hand and digits, and front of the forearm; the lower limb--front and sides of the thigh, gluteal region and hip joint, back of the thigh, popliteal fossa and knee joint, leg, ankle, and foot; and the vertebral column--vertebral column, and the spinal cord.

Gray s Anatomy for Students E Book

Author: Richard Drake
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702051333
Release Date: 2014-01-30
Genre: Medical

Anatomy texts just don’t get any better than Gray's Anatomy for Students! Now in its 3rd edition, this completely revised medical textbook continues its focus on just the core information you need for your anatomy courses, presenting everything in an easy-to-read, visually appealing format that facilitates study. Consult this title on your favorite e-reader, conduct rapid searches, and adjust font sizes for optimal readability. Obtain reliable, accessible coverage of everything you will learn in your contemporary anatomy classes with expert knowledge from a team of authors who share a wealth of diverse teaching and clinical experience. Easily locate and remember specific structures. More than 1,000 innovative, original illustrations by renowned illustrators Richard Tibbitts and Paul Richardson capture anatomical features with unrivalled clarity. Understand the practical applications of anatomical concepts through unique coverage of surface anatomy, correlative diagnostic images, and clinical case studies. Expedite the review of basic concepts from each chapter with Conceptual Overviews. Stay current and engaged in your anatomy courses with many new "In the Clinic" boxes, which offer access to in-depth clinical discussions related to specific diseases or procedures. Source your review material quickly and easily thanks to a list of additional relevant study aids at the beginning of each chapter. Improve your comprehension of cranial nerves with help from a brand-new visual map summarizing cranial nerve distribution and function. Further enhance your learning by pairing this textbook with its companion review products, Gray's Anatomy for Students Flashcards, 3rd Edition (ISBN: 978-1-4557-1078-2) and Gray’s Atlas of Anatomy 2nd Edition (ISBN 978-1-4557-4802-0)!

Anatomy Recall

Author: Jared Antevil
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 078179885X
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Medical

Anatomy Recall, Second Edition is a concise, affordable, pocket-sized review of the fundamentals of human anatomy. The popular two-column, question-and-answer Recall Series format facilitates quick learning and is ideal for board review. This edition has been updated by expert authors, including anatomists, medical students, and surgeons. Expanded coverage now includes embryology highlights. Clinical Pearls emphasize important clinical correlations to anatomic principles. Surgical Anatomy Pearls help third- and fourth-year medical students prepare quickly for intraoperative anatomy questions. Power Review sections help focus last-minute review of the most commonly tested anatomy points. Numerous effective illustrations correlate factual information with key anatomical relationships.

Core Anatomy Illustrated

Author: Ian Parkin
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781444113723
Release Date: 2007-06-29
Genre: Medical

'Core Anatomy - Illustrated' is a concise new atlas of human anatomy for medical and allied healthcare undergraduates, postgraduate trainees, and teaching staff. It presents the key anatomical knowledge necessary for clinical practice, at a level that is compatible with current core curricula, whether traditional or systems-based. Presenting beautifully photographed prosections of extraordinary clarity, this succinct volume comprises 71 easy-to-read double-page spreads. The combination of concise text on the left with labelled illustration and key on the right, offers a quick, accurate reference guide to human anatomy. Written by Professor Ian Parkin, Mr Bari Logan and Mr Mark McCarthy, who between them have over 75 years experience of teaching, examining and preparing human anatomical material, 'Core Anatomy - Illustrated' covers the human body, both male and female, literally from head to toe. The content of the book has been carefully selected as the most essential 'end view' level of dissected anatomy that medical, paramedical, and surgical practitioners must be familiar with to practise safely and effectively.

Clinical Examination E Book

Author: Owen Epstein
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780723436058
Release Date: 2008-07-07
Genre: Medical

The fourth edition of Clinical Examination provides a clear, practical and above all, superbly illustrated guide to all aspects of history taking and patient examination. Designed to be accessible both to medical students just starting their clinical attachments and to more experienced readers, the clear writing style, the innovative use of clinical photographs and the explanatory illustrations combine to explain and clarify the concepts and skills necessary to take a history and perform an examination. The text is organised by body system, with each chapter structured the same way: firstly, underlying structure and function; secondly, signs, symptoms and abnormalities; thirdly, patient examination. The anatomy & physiology coverage 'sets the scene' and refreshes students' memory on the science they studied earlier in their course The signs & symptoms sections serve as a mini-textbook of medicine by highlighting most important diseases associated with each body system The history-taking and examination sections alert students to general principles and particular considerations relevant to interacting with patients Eight different types of boxes classify information on key aspects of the text: differential diagnosis; emergency topics; examination of the elderly; questions to ask; areas for review; risk factors; symptoms and signs; and ‘red flag’ issues Nearly 1000 illustrations, including over 500 photographs of physical signs as they present in real life Colour diagrams illustrate underlying structure and function as well as demonstrating examination techniques Now available on Student Consult with full online access to the text and illustrations An expanded author team includes representatives from primary care to reflect the changes in the teaching environment for clinical skills A new first chapter focuses more strongly on communication skills and ethics New ‘red flag’ highlight important symptoms and signs requiring urgent attention Online access to the text and illustrations on Student Consult for the first time A revised text design givers the text a fresh feel and aids navigation through the book

Rang Dale s Pharmacology Flash Cards Updated Edition

Author: Maureen M. Dale
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702061097
Release Date: 2013-12-06
Genre: Medical

Review what you learn in class and reinforce essential drug information. Using generic drug names, Rang & Dale's Pharmacology Flash Cards cover the actions, mechanisms of action, pharmacokinetic aspects, clinical uses and adverse effects of all important drugs. The 320 cards are divided into sets, each covering a different body system. Each card features a multi-color diagram that indicates how drugs may exert their action on that system. Detailed information is presented on the reverse side so that you can easily test your knowledge of the drug. With a portable format and references to Rang and Dale’s Pharmacology, 7th Edition and Dale and Haylett: Pharmacology Condensed, 2nd Edition, these cards make it easy to review what you need to know in pharmacology. Includes multi-color diagrams of the main pathophysiology affected by drugs to put them in the context in which they act on the body. Details all important drugs and refers to drugs with similar actions/uses. Demonstrates clinical correlations so you can apply the material to real life situations. Presents the cards arranged by system to match Rang and Dale’s Pharmacology, 7th Edition to better prepare you for exams, including Best of Five and USMLE Step 1. References Rang and Dale’s Pharmacology, 7th Edition and Dale and Haylett: Pharmacology Condensed, 2nd Edition to allow ready access to further information. Provides a convenient hole-punched, ring-bound format to make the cards portable for easy use anywhere.

Applied Radiological Anatomy for Medical Students

Author: Paul Butler
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781139467476
Release Date: 2007-10-18
Genre: Medical

Applied Radiological Anatomy for Medical Students, first published in 2007, is the definitive atlas of human anatomy, utilizing the complete range of imaging modalities to describe normal anatomy and radiological findings. Initial chapters describe all imaging techniques and introduce the principles of image interpretation. These are followed by comprehensive sections on each anatomical region. Hundreds of high-quality radiographs, MRI, CT and ultrasound images are included, complemented by concise, focussed text. Many images are accompanied by detailed, fully labelled line illustrations to aid interpretation. Written by leading experts and experienced teachers in imaging and anatomy, Applied Radiological Anatomy for Medical Students is an invaluable resource for all students s of anatomy and radiology.

Clinical Anatomy

Author: Neeta V Kulkarni
Publisher: JP Medical Ltd
ISBN: 9789351529668
Release Date: 2015-10-31
Genre: Medical

Clinical Anatomy: Problem Solving Approach is the new edition of this two volume anatomy guide. This edition is completely revised, with new sections added and a DVD containing demonstrations of dissection. With over 1000 full colour images and illustrations across 1200 pages, this comprehensive new edition is essential reading for medical undergraduates, and for general physicians to consolidate their knowledge.

Human Physiology

Author: Gillian Pocock
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198737223
Release Date: 2018-02-07
Genre: Medical

The human body is a complicated and beautiful machine, governed by the laws of physics and chemistry. By understanding its physiology - how it performs its varied functions - it is possible to build strategies for diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. In this latest edition, expanded and restructured coverage of sensory physiology and the respiratory system, a new comprehensive glossary of key terms, and additional online learning resources make Human Physiology even more student-friendly than its predecessors. Human Physiology provides clear explanations of the principles that govern the body's physiological processes and shows how these can be applied. This is the ideal course companion for any student needing a solid foundation in the subject for a future career in human biology, biomedical science, ormedicine. Online resources Student resources - Numerical and clinical problems - Multiple choice questions - Web links Lecturer resources - Figures from the book

Pocket Atlas of Human Anatomy

Author: Wolfgang Dauber
Publisher: Thieme
ISBN: 9781604061123
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Genre: Medical

A most valuable working pocket book for anyone in the field of anatomy and medicine.--Roger Warwick, University of LondonEither as an illustrated dictionary or comprehensive atlas, this handy book has served healthcare professionals across disciplines as a trusted companion for decades. Now fully updated with more than 1,250 new entries, the Pocket Atlas of Human Anatomy is ready for a new generation.Features include: Concise definitions of more than 8,000 terms enhanced with hundreds of vivid, elegant illustrations Coverage of all of the body's major organs and systems Easy access -- clearly organized, color-coded hierarchies Up-to-date nomenclature according to the Federative Committee on Anatomical Terminology (FCAT) Comprehensive indexes in Latin and English Compact, durable design -- it fits in your pocket! The perfect combination of both cutting-edge and time-tested features make the Pocket Atlas of Human Anatomy the best choice for physicians, physical therapists, medical students, nurses, dentists, physician's assistants -- quite simply, anyone who works with the human body.Studying or teaching anatomy? We have the educational e-products you need.Students can use WinkingSkull.com to study full-color illustrations using the handy labels-on, labels-off function and take timed self-tests.Instructors can use the Thieme Teaching Assistant: Anatomy to download and easily import 2,000+ full-color illustrations to enhance presentations, course materials, and handouts.

Color Atlas of Anatomy

Author: Johannes Wilhelm Rohen
Publisher: Schattauer Verlag
ISBN: 0781790131
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Medical

This atlas features outstanding full-color photographs of actual cadaver dissections, with accompanying schematic drawings and diagnostic images. The photographs depict anatomic structures more realistically than illustrations in traditional atlases and show students exactly what they will see in the dissection lab. Chapters are organized by region in order of a typical dissection. Each chapter presents structures both in a systemic manner from deep to surface, and in a regional manner. This edition has sixteen additional pages of clinical images—including CT and MRI—that students can compare with cross-sectional anatomic photographs. Many pictures have been electronically enhanced or rescanned for better contrasts.

Pilates Anatomy

Author: Rael Isacowitz
Publisher: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 9781450429115
Release Date: 2010-12-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

This is Pilates as you've never seen it before. With detailed descriptions, step-by-step instruction, and stunning full-color anatomical illustrations, "Pilates" "Anatomy" takes you inside the exercises and programs that will tone the body, stabilize the core, improve balance, and increase flexibility. Using the original mat work of Joseph Pilates, you'll see how key muscles are used, how variations and minor adjustments can influence effectiveness, and how breathing, alignment, posture, and movement are all fundamentally linked. Choosing from over 45 exercises, you can target a particular body region and delve deeper to stretch, strengthen, and finely coordinate specific muscles. You'll also find techniques for breathing, concentration, and self-awareness for a unique exercise experience that enhances your mind and your body. Whether you are just beginning to explore the beauty and benefits of Pilates or have been practicing for years, "Pilates" "Anatomy" is a one-of-a-kind resource that you'll refer to again and again.

Skeletal and Developmental Anatomy for Students of Chiropractic

Author: Robert A. Walker
Publisher: F A Davis Company
ISBN: 0803607660
Release Date: 2002-01
Genre: Medical

The structure of the human skeleton in general, and the axial skeleton in particular, is of great importance to chiropractors. The authors of Skeletal and Developmental Anatomy for Students of Chiropractic have placed much greater emphasis on skeletal and joint anatomy (osteology and arthrology). -- Written specifically with the chiropractic student in mind -- Detailed description of the osseous and ligamentous anatomy of the human skeleton -- Exceptional two-color anatomic line drawings -- Numerous clinical vignettes and radiographs show the clinical appearance of the structures described -- Clinical vignettes relate anatomy to practice