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Hollinshead's Functional Anatomy of the Limbs and Back

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ISBN-10: 1416049800

ISBN-13: 9781416049807

Edition: 9th 2009

Authors: David B. Jenkins

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Learn everything you need to know about the anatomy of the limbs and back and how to apply the material to everyday activities and movements with this updated edition of the classic text. This user-friendly book is packed with detailed quick-reference tables and newly revised illustrations. Take advantage of expanded study questions and exercises at the end of each chapter to actively engage yourself in the learning process and enhance your comprehension of the material. Understanding the functional and clinical relevance of musculoskeletal anatomy has never been easier! Well-rounded, detailed coverage of the musculoskeletal system includes information on the head, neck, thorax, abdomen, and pelvis. Easy-to-understand, flowing text is presented in paragraph form. Abundant tables on muscles and nerves condense the information in the text for easy reference. Detailed discussions of specific movements focus on individual joints and muscles. A glossary provides a quick reference for useful terms. Evolve online resources for students and instructors include an image bank, test bank, Archie animations, and anatomy labeling exercises. UPDATED!! Clear, concise, and informative color illustrations enable you to better interpret the text. MORE Functional/Clinical Notes highlight the applications and importance of the material. MORE Analyses of Activities and Associated Movements boxes help you apply the anatomical information on movements and muscles to everyday life. EXPANDED information on surface anatomy describes palpable structures and how to visualize anatomy through the skin. MORE Review Questions and Exercises are provided at the end of each chapter to enhance your level of comprehension.
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Book details

List price: $95.95
Edition: 9th
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Publication date: 11/5/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 480
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.826
Language: English

The Organization of the Body
Anatomical Terminology
Introduction to Terminology
Regions and Parts of the Body
Anatomical Position and Terms of Direction and Relationship
Planes of the Body
Terms of Movement
Center and Line of Gravity
Tissues of the Body
Epithelial Tissue
Connective Tissue
Muscle Tissue
Nervous Tissue
Organs and Organ Systems
Skeletal System
Muscular System
Nervous System
Circulatory System
Digestive System
Respiratory System
Urogenital System
Endocrine System
Skin
The Upper Limb
General Survey of the Upper Limb
Development
Skeleton
Muscles
Nerves
Arteries
Veins
Bursae
The Shoulder
General Considerations
Movements of the Scapula and Arm
Bones and Joints of the Shoulder
Fascia and Superficial Nerves and Vessels
Axilla
Muscles
Movements of the Shoulder
Bursae and Shoulder Lesions
Nerve Injuries: Brachial Plexus
Analyses of Activities and Associated Movements
The Arm
General Considerations
Bones and Joints
Fascia and Superficial Nerves and Vessels
Muscles
Nerves and Vessels
Movements at the Elbow Joint
Analyses of Activities and Associated Movements
Forearm and Hand: General Survey
General Considerations
Movements
Nerves and Arteries
Bones and Joints
Fascia and Superficial Nerves and Vessels
Flexor Forearm
Bones
Muscles
Nerves and Vessels
Extensor Forearm
Muscles
Nerves and Vessels
Radioulnar and Wrist Movements
Movements at the Radioulnar Joints
Movements at the Wrist Joint
Analyses of Activities and Associated Movements
The Hand
General Considerations
Bones and Joints
The Palmar Fascia
The Flexor Synovial Sheaths, Tendons, and Lumbrical Muscles
Fascial Spaces of the Palm
Muscles
Nerves and Vessels
Dorsum of the Hand
Nerve Injuries
Movements of the Digits
Flexion of the Fingers
Extension of the Fingers
Abduction and Adduction of the Digits
Movements of the Little Finger
Movements of the Thumb
Types of Grips Involved in Grasping
Analyses of Activities and Associated Movements
The Back
The Back
General Considerations
Vertebral Column
Vertebrae
Joints of the Vertebral Column
Movements and Stability
Musculature of the Back
The Meninges and the Spinal Cord
Analyses of Activities and Associated Movements
The Lower Limb
General Survey of the Lower Limb
General Considerations
Development
Skeleton
Muscles
Nerves
Arteries
Veins
The Bony Pelvis, Femur, and Hip Joint
Bones and Joints of the Bony Pelvis
Femur and Hip Joint
Movements
The Thigh and Knee
General Considerations
Bones and Joints
Fascia and Superficial Nerves and Vessels of the Thigh
Lumbar Plexus
Muscles
Anteromedial Nerves and Vessels
Gluteal Region and Posterior Thigh
Sacral Plexus
Fascia and Superficial Nerves and Vessels of the Gluteal Region
Muscles
Nerves and Vessels
Movements of the Bony Pelvis
Movements of the Thigh and Leg
Movements at the Hip Joint
Movements at the Knee Joint
Maintenance of Stability at the Hip and Knee Joints
Analyses of Activities and Associated Movements
The Leg
General Considerations
Bones
Fascia and Superficial Nerves and Vessels
Muscles
Nerves and Vessels
Movements of the Foot
Analyses of Activities and Associated Movements
The Foot
General Considerations
Bones and Joints
Superficial Nerves and Vessels
Fascia and the Plantar Aponeurosis
Plantar Muscles
Plantar Nerves and Vessels
Dorsum of the Foot
Movements of the Toes
The Ankle and Foot in Supporting Weight
Gait
The Head, Neck, and Trunk
The Head and Neck
Skull
Meninges and Brain
Facial Muscles
Orbit
Muscles of Mastication and the Temporomandibular Joint
Muscles of the Tongue
Muscles of the Neck
Pharynx, Larynx, Trachea, and Esophagus
Nerves and Vessels
Surface Anatomy
The Thorax
Thoracic Wall
Pleural and Pericardial Sacs
Thoracic Viscera
Vessels
Nerves
Surface Anatomy
The Abdomen and Pelvis
Abdominal Wall
Pelvic Floor and Perineum
Abdominal Viscera
Pelvic Viscera
Vessels
Nerves
Surface Anatomy
Suggested Readings/References
Glossary
Index