"A most valuable working pocket book for anyone in the field of anatomy
and medicine." - Roger Warwick, University of London
Either 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.
- 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
- Easy access - clearly organized, color-coded
- 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.
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This book is completely illustrated in black, white, and gray. There is a consistent style of terms on the left page and illustrations on th e right page. There is a handy tabbing system in blue at the right margin. The book moves from general anatomy at the beginning, progressing to bones in a cranial-to-caudal fashion. The book then illustrates soft tissues such as ligaments, muscles, tendons, and fascia. There are extensive illustrations of brain structures as well as nerves (spinal and cranial) and the autonomic nervous system. Each of the sensory organs in illustrated...especially useful for brain anatomy if one needs to review fiber locations and specific cell-type location...a good text for those who are building a library to assist in their clinical practice or update their knowledge on neuroanatomy.--Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy
General Anatomy Bones Sutures, Joints, Ligaments Muscles Tendon Sheaths and Bursae Alimentary System Respiratory System Urogenital System Abdominopelvic Cavity Endocrine Glands Heart Arteries Veins Lymphoid System Meninges Spinal Cord Brain Cranial Nerves Spinal Nerves Autonomic Nervous System Sense Organs Skin and its Appendages
Series: THIEME PUBLISHERS
Number Of Pages: 568
Published: 6th December 2006
Publisher: Thieme Publishing Group
Country of Publication: DE
Dimensions (cm): 12.4 x 19.1
Weight (kg): 0.52
Edition Number: 5
Edition Type: New edition