Atlas of Anatomy (2nd Edition)

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Atlas of Anatomy, moment version, is the fundamental source for somebody learning gross anatomy. jam-packed with over 2,400 full-color illustrations, this atlas courses you step by step via each one zone of the physique, aiding you grasp the main points of anatomy.

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Exquisite full-color illustrations with transparent, thorough labeling and descriptive captions
Even extra scientific correlations support scholars make the relationship among anatomy and medicine
Coverage of every sector intuitively prepared to simplify studying: starting with the skeletal framework, then including muscle mass, organs, vasculature, and nerves, and concluding with topographic illustrations that placed all of it together
Over a hundred and seventy tables summarize key anatomic info for ease of analysis and review
Innovative, hassle-free layout within which each one two-page unfold is a self-contained advisor to a topic
Surface anatomy spreads now contain areas and reference strains or planes as well as landmarks and palpable constructions to improve actual examination skills
Muscle truth spreads perfect for memorization, reference, and evaluation set up the necessities approximately muscle mass, together with starting place, insertion, innervation, and action
New sectional anatomy spreads on the finish of devices construct familiarity with 2nd perspectives of anatomic regions
Access to WinkingSkull.com PLUS, with over 500 photos from the booklet for labels-on and labels-off evaluation and timed self-tests for examination guidance

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16). Vertebral body Intervertebral disk Superior articular facet Anulus fibrosus Vertebral arch Nucleus pulposus Spinous process Ligamentum flava Interspinous ligament Anulus fibrosus Fig. 17 Structure of intervertebral disk Nucleus pulposus Superior articular process Transverse process Anterosuperior view with the anterior half of the disk and the right half of the end plate removed. The intervertebral disk consists of an external fibrous ring (anulus fibrosus) and a gelatinous core (nucleus pulposus).

12 10:09 The atlanto-occipital joints are the two articulations between the convex occipital condyles of the occipital bone and the slightly concave superior articular facets of the atlas (C1). The atlanto- axial joints are the two lateral and one medial articulations between the atlas (C1) and axis (C2). 2 Bones, Ligaments & Joints Fig. 24 Dissection of the craniovertebral joint ligaments External occipital protuberance Nuchal lig. Styloid process Posterior atlantooccipital membrane Atlas (C1) Zygapophyseal joint (capsule) Nuchal lig.

The dens of the axis is hidden by the tectorial membrane. 12 10:09 The atlanto-occipital joints are the two articulations between the convex occipital condyles of the occipital bone and the slightly concave superior articular facets of the atlas (C1). The atlanto- axial joints are the two lateral and one medial articulations between the atlas (C1) and axis (C2). 2 Bones, Ligaments & Joints Fig. 24 Dissection of the craniovertebral joint ligaments External occipital protuberance Nuchal lig. Styloid process Posterior atlantooccipital membrane Atlas (C1) Zygapophyseal joint (capsule) Nuchal lig.

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