Gray's Anatomy for Students E-Book

Gray's Anatomy for Students E-Book

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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)!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780702051333
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 01/30/2014
Series: Gray's Anatomy
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 1192
File size: 74 MB
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About the Author

Richard Drake, PhD, FAAA, Director of Anatomy, Professor of Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Table of Contents

1. The body

     - What is anatomy? 2

     - Imaging 5

     - Image interpretation 10

     - Safety in imaging 11

     - Body systems 12

     - Clinical case 50

2. Back

     - Conceptual overview 53

     - Regional anatomy 64

     - Surface anatomy 111

     - Clinical cases

3. Thorax

     - Conceptual overview 123

     - Regional anatomy 139

     - Surface anatomy 231

     - Clinical cases 241

4. Abdomen

     - Conceptual overview 255

     - Regional anatomy 277

     - Surface anatomy 402

     - Clinical cases 410

5. Pelvis and perineum

     - Conceptual overview 423

     - Regional anatomy 441

     - Surface anatomy 520

     - Clinical cases 527

6. Lower limb

     - Conceptual overview 535

     - Regional anatomy 551

     - Surface anatomy 663

     - Clinical cases 672

7. Upper limb

     - Conceptual overview 685

     - Regional anatomy 702

     - Surface anatomy 819

     - Clinical cases 829

8. Head and neck

     - Conceptual overview 837

     - Surface anatomy 1120

     - Clinical cases 1129

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