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Anatomy and Human Movement Pocketbook
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ANATOMY AND HUMAN MOVEMENT POCKETBOOK

PAPERBACK BY PALASTANGA, NIGEL; SOAMES, ROGER W.; PALASTANGA, DOT

£27.99

ISBN
9780443069123
IMPRINT
CHURCHILL LIVINGSTONE
 
 
EDITION
PUBLISHER
ELSEVIER HEALTH SCIENCES
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IN STOCK
FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
252 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
05 MAR 2008

DESCRIPTION

At last a concise pocketbook covering all the essential anatomy you need to prepare for your exams and clinical placements. All the areas of the body are covered by region and include bones, muscles, joints as well as movement, palpation, origin, insersion, and nerve supply. Common injuries, radiographs, MRI scans, CAT scans showing normal vs abnormal graphs are also included. Sections are covered in bite size chunks with easy navigation should you need to look up something in a hurry - an essential book to have in your pocket.

CONTENTS

1. Introduction Planes and directions Movements Bone Joints Muscle Peripheral nerves Levers Skin Lymphatic system 2. The upper limb Introduction Pertoral girdle Shoulder Elbow Forearm Wrist and carpus Hand Summary - muscles and movements Nerve supply Blood vessels 3. The lower limb Introduction Pelvic girdle Hip Knee Tibiofibular joitns Ankle Foot Ankle and foot Summary - muscles and movements Nerve supply Blood vessels 4. The trunk and neck Thorax Vertebral column Summary - muscles and movements Abdomen and pelvis 5. The head and brain Skull Ear Eye Index