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Illustrated Clinical Anatomy

2nd Edition

By Peter Abrahams, John Craven, John Lumley

CRC Press

400 pages

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eBook (VitalSource) : 9780429167201
pub: 2011-06-24
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Joint winner - Richard Asher Prize for the best new medical textbook, RSM/Society of Authors Book Awards 2005Highly commended in the 2005 BMA Medical Book Awards: Basic and Clinical Sciences category"A wonderful book, very appropriate, written with extremely good, didactic and smart illustrations! Clinical anatomy at its best!" - Dr Ludmilla Stane,

Table of Contents

The thorax: Thoracic wall and diaphragm. Thoracic cavity. Mediastinal structures. The pleura and lungs. The abdomen: The abdominal wall and peritoneum. The abdominal alimentary tract. The liver, spleen and pancreas. The kidneys and posterior abdominal wall. The pelvis. The perineum. The back: The vertebral column. The upper limb: The shoulder region. The elbow and forearm. The wrist and hand. The lower limb: The hip and thigh. The knee, leg and dorsum of the foot. The foot. The head and neck:The skull, scalp and face. The orbit, nose and mouth. The temporomandibular joint, pharynx and larynx. The ear, intracranial region and cranial nerves. The neck. The vessels, nerves and lymph drainage. The meninges and blood supply.

About the Authors

Peter H Abrahams MB BS FRCS(ED) FRCR DO(HON) Professor of Clinical Anatomy, Warwick Medical School, UK; Director or Anatomy, West Midlands Surgical Training Centre, UHCW NHS Trust; Extraordinary Professor, Department of Anatomy, University of Pretoria, South Africa; Fellow, Girton College, Cambridge; Professor of Clinical Anatomy, St George's University, Grenada West Indies; Examiner to the Royal College of Surgeons, UK; Family Practitioner, Brent, London
John L Craven MD FRCS Formerly Consultant Surgeon, York District Hospital and past Chairman of the Primary Examiners of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, UK
John SP Lumley MS FRCS FMAA (HON) FGA Emeritus Professor of Vascular Surgery, University of London; Past Council Member and Chairman of Primary Fellowship Examiners, Royal College of Surgeons of England, UK

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Anatomy