ISBN-10: 0323022618

ISBN-13: 9780323022613

Edition: 2007

Authors: James A. Weyhenmeyer, Eve A. Gallman

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List price: $41.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Publication date: 11/15/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.452
Language: English

Rapid Review: Neuroscience
Table of Contents
Macroscopic Organization: An overview of Nervous System Structure and Function
Anatomy of the Nervous System
Divisions of the nervous system
Horizontal images
Coronal images
Sagittal images
Spinal cord anatomy
Development of the Nervous System
Neural tube and derivatives
Neural crest and derivatives
Primary vesicles and derivatives
Secondary vesicles and derivatives
Clinical considerations
Layers of the meninges
Meningeal vasculature
Clinical considerations
The Ventricles and Cerebrospinal Fluid
Components of the ventricular system
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)
Clinical considerations
Cerebral blood flow
Blood-brain barrier (BBB)
Anterior circulation: internal carotid system
Posterior circulation: vertebral-basilar system
Venous drainage
Spinal cord blood supply
Clinical considerations: cerebrovascular accidents
Microscopic Organization: The Nervous System at the cellular level
Neuronal cytoskeleton
Axonal transport
Clinical considerations: response to injury
Passive membrane properties
Excitable membrane
Myelination and saltatory conduction
Clinical considerations
Synaptic interactions
Electrical synapse
Chemical synapse
Clinical considerations
Classical neurotransmitters
Peptide neurotransmitters
Neurotransmitter receptors
Clinical considerations
Sensory Systems
Discriminative Touch, Vibration and Conscious Proprioception
Sensory receptors
Dorsal column-medial lemniscal system - body
Trigeminal system head and neck
Clinical considerations
Pain and Temperature
Sensory receptors
Anterolateral system - body
Trigeminal system head and neck
Clinical considerations
Motor Control
Lower Motor Neurons
Spinal cord anterior horn
Cranial motor nuclei
Neuromuscular junction
Clinical considerations
Upper Motor Neurons
Corticospinal and corticobulbar pathways
"Extrapyramidal" pathways
Clinical considerations
Basal Ganglia
Basal ganglia circuits
Basal ganglia neurotransmitters
Clinical considerations
Cerebellar anatomy related to function
Cerebellar cortex
Deep cerebellar nuclei
Cerebellar pathways
Clinical considerations
Reflexes and their Clinical Significance
Deep tendon reflexes - clinical considerations
Superficial reflexes - clinical considerations
Cranial nerve reflexes - clinical considerations
Cranial Nerves and the Special Senses
Cranial Nerve Overview
Emergence of cranial nerves
Locations of cranial nerve nuclei
General sensory input
Motor control
Testing cranial nerves
Visual System
The eye
Visual processing within the retina
The visual pathway from the retina to the primary visual cortex
Auditory System
What is Sound?
Anatomy of the Transduction Apparatus
Mechanisms underlying sound transduction
Auditory Neural Pathway
Clinical Considerations
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