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Clinical Neuroanatomy
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CLINICAL NEUROANATOMY

PAPERBACK BY SNELL, RICHARD S.

£68.00

ISBN
9780781794275
IMPRINT
LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS AND WILKINS
 
 
EDITION
7TH EDITION
PUBLISHER
LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS AND WILKINS
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FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
560 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
22 JAN 2009

DESCRIPTION

Organized classically by system, this popular text gives medical and health professions students a complete, clinically oriented introduction to neuroanatomy. Each chapter begins with clear objectives, includes clinical cases, and ends with clinical notes, clinical problem-solving, and review questions. Hundreds of full-color illustrations, diagnostic images, and color photographs enhance the text. This Seventh Edition features new information relating the different parts of the skull to the brain areas, expanded coverage of brain development and neuroplasticity, and updated information on stem cell research. A companion Website includes the fully searchable text and 454 USMLE-style review questions with answers and explanations.

CONTENTS

CHAPTER 1 Introduction and Organization of the Nervous SystemCHAPTER 2 The Neurobiology of the Neuron and the NeurogliaCHAPTER 3 Nerve Fibers, Peripheral Nerves, Receptor and Effector Endings, Dermatomes, and Muscle ActivityCHAPTER 4 The Spinal Cord and the Ascending and Descending TractsCHAPTER 5 The BrainstemCHAPTER 6 The Cerebellum and Its ConnectionsCHAPTER 7 The CerebrumCHAPTER 8 The Structure and Functional Localization of the Cerebral CortexCHAPTER 9 The Reticular Formation and the Limbic SystemCHAPTER 10 The Basal Nuclei (Basal Ganglia) and Their ConnectionsCHAPTER 11 The Cranial Nerve Nuclei and Their Central Connections and DistributionCHAPTER 12 The Thalamus and Its ConnectionsCHAPTER 13 The Hypothalamus and Its ConnectionsCHAPTER 14 The Autonomic Nervous SystemCHAPTER 15 The Meninges of the Brain and Spinal CordCHAPTER 16 The Ventricular System, the Cerebrospinal Fluid, and the Blood-Brain and Blood-Cerebrospinal Fluid BarriersCHAPTER 17 The Blood Supply of the Brain and Spinal CordCHAPTER 18 The Development of the Nervous SystemAPPENDIX