The thorax, abdomen, pelvis and perineum

Author: Christopher Dean

Publisher: W B Saunders Company


Category: Medical

Page: 150

View: 3336


A thorough but concise explanation of aspects of anatomy essential to students. Logically structured and easy to navigate, these books will be invaluable help to those finding the core concepts of anatomy difficult to grasp, or as a revision aid (they complement a standard text). Highly illustrated and supplemented with MCQs, the style is friendly. Clinical relevance is highlighted by common fractures etc. of each area.

Gray's Anatomy for Students E-Book

Author: Richard Drake,A. Wayne Vogl,Adam W. M. Mitchell

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323611052

Category: Medical

Page: 1180

View: 6565


Easy to read, superbly illustrated, and clinically relevant, Gray’s Anatomy for Students, 4th Edition, is medical students’ go-to text for essential information in human anatomy. This fully revised volume focuses on the core information students need to know, in an easy-access format and with additional multimedia tools that facilitate effective study and mastery of the material. A team of expert authors and global advisors share their extensive teaching and clinical experience, highlighted by more than 1,000 innovative, original illustrations throughout the text. Helps students understand the practical applications of anatomical concepts through unique coverage of surface anatomy, correlative diagnostic images, and clinical case studies. Presents anatomy logically by body region, and now offers bonus eBook chapters for each major body system to facilitate learning from a different perspective – covering the Cardiovascular System, Respiratory System, Gastrointestinal System, Urogenital System, Lymphatic System, and Nervous System. Features an all-new eBook chapter covering the essentials of neuroanatomy, so readers can learn key aspects of this challenging topic in the context of general anatomy. Offers new schematic drawings for key structures and topics in every chapter, providing an additional, simplified approach to introduce each topic—ideal for quick initial understanding and as a guide for students’ own anatomy drawings. Includes new and improved online materials such as self-assessment questions, clinical cases, an Interactive Surface Anatomy tool, an online anatomy and embryology self-study course, and more. Provides fully revised and updated clinical content including numerous new In the Clinic boxes, plus new clinical cases, images, and correlates throughout. Enables readers to quickly review the basic concepts from each chapter with Conceptual Overviews. Evolve Instructor site with a downloadable image bank is available to instructors through their Elsevier sales rep or via request at:

Gray. Anatomía Básica + StudentConsult

Author: Richard L. Drake,Wayne Vogl,Adam M. W. Mitchell

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 8491132570


Page: 640

View: 9004


Nueva edición de la obra derivada de Drake, Anatomía para estudiantes que ofrece una descripción más concisa de la disciplina, centrándose en la anatomía regional e integrando el contenido clínico, radiológico y de anatomía de superficie en cuadros separados del texto. Se organiza en las mismas secciones que el libro de referencia y en la nueva ed se ha condensado toda la información correspondiente al sistema muscular en formato tablas y se ha incrementado el grado de correlación clínica. El texto está dirigido principalmente a estudiantes del grado de Enfermeria, si bien puede ser utilizado también por estudiantes de Medicina y de otros grados de ciencias de la salud que incluyan la asignatura de anatomía humana en sus planes de estudio. Se han incluido nuevas figuras (destacar la que explica los nervios craneales), así como nuevos cuadros de correlación clínica y radiológica (se ha incluido la OCT) como nuevo método de diagnóstico por imagen. Incluye acceso a (en inglés) en el que se encuentra disponible un banco de 167 preguntas de autoevaluación con 5 opciones de respuesta y la respuesta correcta con razonamiento, 70 preguntas de enunciado corto y respuesta abierta y a más de 200 casos clínicos completamente desarrollados. En la mayoría de ocasiones los casos clínicos se acompañan de ilustraciones o imágenes de diagnóstico. Otra novedad importante es la inclusión de una herramienta interactiva "Gray's Surface Anatomy" en el que pueden visualizarse variaciones anatómicas normales y procedimientos clínicos.

Issues in Surgical Research, Techniques, and Innovation: 2011 Edition

Author: N.A

Publisher: ScholarlyEditions

ISBN: 1464963924

Category: Medical

Page: 2137

View: 3559


Issues in Surgical Research, Techniques, and Innovation: 2011 Edition is a ScholarlyEditions™ eBook that delivers timely, authoritative, and comprehensive information about Surgical Research, Techniques, and Innovation. The editors have built Issues in Surgical Research, Techniques, and Innovation: 2011 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Surgical Research, Techniques, and Innovation in this eBook to be deeper than what you can access anywhere else, as well as consistently reliable, authoritative, informed, and relevant. The content of Issues in Surgical Research, Techniques, and Innovation: 2011 Edition has been produced by the world’s leading scientists, engineers, analysts, research institutions, and companies. All of the content is from peer-reviewed sources, and all of it is written, assembled, and edited by the editors at ScholarlyEditions™ and available exclusively from us. You now have a source you can cite with authority, confidence, and credibility. More information is available at