Atlas of the Human Skull

Atlas of the Human Skull Author H. Wayne Sampson
ISBN-10 0890964882
Year 1991
Pages 216
Language en
Publisher Texas A&M University Press
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The skull is the most morphologically complex bony region in the human body, and Atlas of the Human Skull is an easy-to-use comprehensive atlas dedicated solely to its anatomy. This atlas presents such an extensive coverage of the human skull that even the most inexperienced student can identify its features. It is designed to be used by medical and dental students as well as practicing dentists and radiologists. The first section of the Atlas contains photographs of all views of the skull; the second is made up of photos of the disarticulated bones. The next section pictures muscle attachments, and the final two show radiological and anthropological landmarks. Bones, sutures, landmarks, and foramina are identified in the sharp and detailed photographs, and legends on the facing pages group terms by category for easy and rapid identification. The radiology and anthropology sections focus on the requirements of the practitioner. Two criteria guided the compilation of this atlas: ease of use and convenience as a study tool. The text--presented as legends keyed to the photographs--groups terms according to entries, such as bone, foramen, or landmark. Each foramen is supplied with a description of structures that it transmits. The keying of the features to legends on a facing page makes the book particularly easy to use as a study guide and avoids clutter or obscuring of detail on the pictures themselves. The size and clarity of the pictures allow easy viewing of each labeled structure. Small regions with many landmarks are enlarged to show detail. Multiple pictures are provided of any single complex view to prevent clutter and confusion. Such attention to detail and user needs makes this atlas is an excellent study and reference tool.

Skeleton Atlas

Skeleton Atlas Author David Marchal
ISBN-10 1495911306
Year 2014-03-14
Pages 232
Language en
Publisher CreateSpace
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A stunningly realistic set of +200 images of the human skeleton! The images of the human skeletal system reveal all facets of the human skeleton model (skull, spine, rib cage, shoulder, arm, hand, pelvis, leg and foot) including bone fractures. Skeleton Atlas combines realism, beauty and educational value for students of skeletal anatomy. Making it a perfect match for everybody with an interest for anatomy and medical professionals such as osteopaths, chiropractors, physicians, nurses, physical therapists... The visuals offer a clear and extensive look into the skeleton. 3D models based on actual scanned skeletal data were used to recreate the most intricate details of the human skeleton. Special attention has been given to fractures, since this is a subject commonly searched for. Skeleton Atlas contains the following chapters: - Chapter 1. Human Skeleton - Chapter 2. Human Skull - Chapter 3. Human Spine - Chapter 4. Human Rib cage - Chapter 5. Human Shoulder Bones - Chapter 6. Human Arm & Forearm Bones - Chapter 7. Human Hand & Wrist - Chapter 8. Human Pelvis - Chapter 9. Human Leg & Lower leg Bones - Chapter 10. Human Foot & Ankle Bones This book covers: anatomy, fracture, bone, broken bones, Axial skeleton, Appendicular skeleton, Vertebral column, Pectoral girdles, Pelvic girdle, Cranium, Columna vertebralis, Vertebrae, Sacrum, Coccyx, Thoracic cage, Cavea thoracis, Sternum, Costal cartilages, Thoracic vertebrae, Articulatio humeri, Collarbone, Clavicle, Shoulder blade, Scapula, Humerus, Cingulum pectorale, Brachium, Antebrachium, Elbow, Articulatio cubiti, Manus, hand bones, Phalanges, Metacarpal, Metacarpus, Carpal bones, Carpus, Sesamoid bones, Wrist, Articulatio radiocarpea, Ulna, Radius, Cingulum pelvicum, Thigh, Femur, Cnemus, Crus, Calf bone, Fibula, Knee, Articulatio genus, Kneecap, Patella, Pes, Metatarsal bones, Metatarsus, Navicular bone, Cuboid bone, Cuneiform bones, Ankle bone, Talus, Heel bone, Calcaneus, Ankle, Articulatio talocruralis.

Epigenetic Variants of the Human Skull

Epigenetic Variants of the Human Skull Author Gertrud Hauser
ISBN-10 CORNELL:31924051776072
Year 1989
Pages 301
Language en
Publisher E. Schweizerbartsche Verlagsbuchhandlung
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With this atlas on ''Epigenetic Variants of the Human Skull'' Hauser and De Stefano produced a much required reference work on minor cranial variants. These traits were named epigenetic since they may be seen as products of genetically determined growth processes of other tissues (e.g. nerves, vessels and muscles) affecting bone information. Consequently they may undergo modification during ontogeny in the presence of modifying genes or relevant environmental conditions and generally show variable degrees of expression. Many of these variants had already been described mainly as mere skeletal anomalies. Renewed interest resulted when crosses between inbred strains of mice established the potential value of minor skeletal variants in genetic studies. But in the light of the new experiences one may ask if the characters selected were the most useful for their purpose? Are they easy to identify, and are their definitions rigorous and unambigous ? What is known about their embryology and development, their genetic control? Was their categorisation adequate? Are they of any general medical, forensic or surgical relevance? What is the extent of intrapopulation variation in incidence ? How do they vary between populations ? This atlas endeavores to answer such questions and to serve as a reference text. The entry of each of the 84 characters summarises its nomenclature, gross anatomy, function, embryology and growth, genetics, medical relevance, sex differences, symmetry (if the character is bilateral), laterality or side preference, age variation, association with other traits, and methods of scoring (the traditional as well as that now proposed). For some traits new results are given applying the proposed methods to male adult skulls of recorded age and origin as well as the frequencies of the variants investigated by traditional methods in a selection of the populations of the world from the literature. A most extensive bibliography and a synoptical index conclude this reference work which confronts specialists of Human Biology, Anthropology, Medicine, Biology and Genetics with a fascinating problem but is also most useful and comprehensible for students.

Radiographic Atlas of Skull and Brain Anatomy

Radiographic Atlas of Skull and Brain Anatomy Author Massimo Gallucci
ISBN-10 3540494685
Year 2007-12-05
Pages 362
Language en
Publisher Springer Science & Business Media
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The English Edition contains a few differences from the first ItaHan Edition, which require an explanation. Firstly, some imag es, especially some 3D reconstructions, have been modified in order to make them clearer. Secondly, in agreement with the Publisher, we have disowned one of our statements in the preface to the Italian Edition. Namely, we have now added a brief introductory text for each section, by way of explanation to the anatomical and physiological notes. This should make it easier for the reader to understand and refer to this Atlas. These differences derive from our experience with the previous edition and are meant to be an improvement thereof Hopefully, there will be more editions to follow, so that we may further improve our work and keep ourselves busy on lone some evenings. Finally, the improvements in this edition are a reminder to the reader that one should never purchase the first edition of a work. UAquila, January 2006 The Authors Preface to the Italian Edition I have been meaning to publish an atlas of neuroradiologic cranio-encephaHc anatomy for at least the last decade. Normal anatomy has always been of great and charming interest to me. Over the years, while preparing lectures for my students, I have always enjoyed lingering on anatomical details that today are rendered with astonishing realism by routine diagnostic ima ging.

Photographic Regional Atlas of Non Metric Traits and Anatomical Variants in the Human Skeleton

Photographic Regional Atlas of Non Metric Traits and Anatomical Variants in the Human Skeleton Author Robert W. Mann
ISBN-10 9780398091033
Year 2016-03-01
Pages 744
Language en
Publisher Charles C Thomas Publisher
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Photographic Regional Atlas of Non-Metric Traits and Anatomical Variants in the Human Skeleton provides a unique collection of photographs derived from a broad array of novel skeletal specimens from across the globe. This atlas depicts skeletal features that are compiled to facilitate simple and direct access to some of the most interesting specimens currently known. This reference book is intended for clinicians, anatomists, anthropologists, forensic scientists, pathologists, biologists and other allied medical professionals who are fascinated with the expression of morphological features of the skeleton. It is particularly useful to the human biologist investigating genetic relatedness among and between skeletal samples utilizing non-metric trait analyses since this atlas provides a comprehensive visual guide for not only the identification and nomenclature of skeletal morphological features, but also for the appreciation of the range of anatomical expression. Photographic Regional Atlas of Non-Metric Traits and Anatomical Variants in the Human Skeleton draws from skeletal features observed from over 10,000 skeletons in collections throughout the world and provides a comprehensive yet concise presentation for rapid and reliable referral. Traits are arranged and presented based on skeletal region that facilitates ease of use for the reader when attempting to identify a feature of interest. Photographs are vividly displayed which enhances the reader's ability to compare the standard reference to a desired feature. The authors draw on their own decades of experience in skeletal anatomy to provide the best photographic atlas available for referencing daunting anatomical variations and non-metric trait morphology. As a result, Photographic Regional Atlas of Non-Metric Traits and Anatomical Variants in the Human Skeleton provides a one-of-a-kind reference that serves as a crucial component in the pursuit of skeletal anomaly research and education.

Photo Atlas of Skull Base Dissection

Photo Atlas of Skull Base Dissection Author Masahiko Wanibuchi
ISBN-10 9781604060973
Year 2011-01-01
Pages 432
Language en
Publisher Thieme
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Praise for this book:[Four stars] Populated with superb pictures of anatomical dissections...highly recommend[ed]...to any clinician dealing with skull base conditions.--Doody's ReviewA richly illustrated, step-by-step guide to the full range of approaches in skull base surgery, this book is designed to enable the surgeon to gain not only the technical expertise for common procedures, but to be able to confidently modify standard approaches when necessary. Full-color images of cadavers orient the surgeon to the clinical setting by presenting in precise detail the perspective encountered in the operating room. The images demonstrate surgical anatomy and the relevant structures adjacent to the exposures. Special emphasis on the relationship between the operative corridor and the surrounding anatomy helps the surgeon develop a clear understanding of whether tissues adjacent to the dissection can be exposed without complications.Features: More than 1,000 high-quality images demonstrate key concepts Brief lists of Key Steps guide the surgeon through each step of the dissection Concise text supplements each photograph, providing descriptions of technical maneuvers and clinical pearls Coverage of the latest innovative approaches enables surgeons to optimize clinical techniques Through detailed coverage of surgical anatomy and relevant adjacent structures, this book enables clinicians to develop a solid understanding of the entire operative region as well as the limits and possibilities of each skull base approach. It is an indispensable reference for neurosurgeons, head and neck surgeons, and otolaryngologists, and residents in these specialties.

Atlas of Neuroanatomy for Communication Science and Disorders

Atlas of Neuroanatomy for Communication Science and Disorders Author Leonard L. LaPointe
ISBN-10 9781604066500
Year 2011-10-21
Pages 188
Language en
Publisher Thieme
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Focusing on the anatomic concepts that speech-language pathology students must master, Atlas of Neuroanatomy for Communication Science and Disorders is a user-friendly guide to the neural basis of human communication and brain-based disorders. With this book, students will acquire a full understanding of the basic anatomy and physiology of human communication, the neural mechanisms controlling speech, language, cognition and swallowing functions, the anatomic underpinnings of speech/language disorders of the nervous system and related communication impairments, and much more! Special features: An extraordinary, full-color visual library of labeled anatomic illustrations--from Thieme's world-renowned Atlas of Anatomy Series--that makes every concept crystal-clear Descriptive legends and text that bridge the gap between neuroanatomic principles and clinical applications A logical framework that begins with a clear, illustrated overview of the anatomy of the brain and nervous system, ensuring mastery of introductory concepts before moving on to more advanced material An in-depth look at how neuroanatomic structures are integrated into functional and dysfunctional communication systems, with coverage of aphasia, neuromotor speech disorders, impairments caused by traumatic brain and blast injuries, and more Includes online access via scratch-off code to Thieme's collection of anatomy images on WinkingSkull.com PLUS, featuring nearly 600 full-color illustrations and timed self-tests with immediate feedback to help identify areas for further study Edited by Dr. Leonard L. LaPointe, one of today's foremost teachers and practitioners in the field of speech-language pathology, this book offers a wealth of high-yield information for use in the classroom, exam preparation, and course review. It is essential for graduate and undergraduate students in speech-language pathology, audiology, and communication sciences, and will be a valued reference for any clinician working to understand the crucial connection between neuroanatomy and functional systems when treating patients with communication disorders.

Atlas of Anatomy

Atlas of Anatomy Author Anne M Gilroy
ISBN-10 9781604067460
Year 2012-04-09
Pages 704
Language en
Publisher Thieme
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The new gold standard for learning anatomy... Atlas of Anatomy, Second Edition, is the essential resource for anyone studying gross anatomy. Packed with over 2,400 full-color illustrations, this atlas guides you step-by-step through each region of the body, helping you master the details of anatomy. Key Features: Exquisite full-color illustrations with clear, thorough labeling and descriptive captions Even more clinical correlations help students make the connection between anatomy and medicine Coverage of each region intuitively arranged to simplify learning: beginning with the skeletal framework, then adding muscles, organs, vasculature, and nerves, and concluding with topographic illustrations that put it all together Over 170 tables summarize key anatomic information for ease of study and review Innovative, user-friendly format in which each two-page spread is a self-contained guide to a topic Surface anatomy spreads now include regions and reference lines or planes in addition to landmarks and palpable structures to develop physical exam skills Muscle Fact spreads ideal for memorization, reference, and review organize the essentials about muscles, including origin, insertion, innervation, and action New sectional anatomy spreads at the end of units build familiarity with 2D views of anatomic regions Access to WinkingSkull.com PLUS, with over 500 images from the book for labels-on and labels-off review and timed self-tests for exam preparation

Color Atlas of Anatomy

Color Atlas of Anatomy Author Johannes Wilhelm Rohen
ISBN-10 0781790131
Year 2006
Pages 532
Language en
Publisher Schattauer Verlag
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This atlas features outstanding full-color photographs of actual cadaver dissections, with accompanying schematic drawings and diagnostic images. The photographs depict anatomic structures more realistically than illustrations in traditional atlases and show students exactly what they will see in the dissection lab. Chapters are organized by region in order of a typical dissection. Each chapter presents structures both in a systemic manner from deep to surface, and in a regional manner. This edition has sixteen additional pages of clinical images—including CT and MRI—that students can compare with cross-sectional anatomic photographs. Many pictures have been electronically enhanced or rescanned for better contrasts.

McMinn s Color Atlas of Head and Neck Anatomy

McMinn s Color Atlas of Head and Neck Anatomy Author Bari M. Logan
ISBN-10 9780702070433
Year 2016-10-21
Pages 320
Language en
Publisher Elsevier Health Sciences
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Originally published as part of the McMinn anatomy atlas family, McMinn's Color Atlas of Head and Neck Anatomy remains the only large format photographic atlas of the human head and neck, incorporating outstanding dissections, osteology, radiographic and surface anatomy images. It is the ideal study aid or trusted reference for the range of students and practitioners who require a detailed understanding of the head and neck, including those in dentistry, radiology and surgery. Dissections are accompanied by concise notes and commentaries, as well as orientational artworks to help readers locate the structure on the body. Dental anaesthesia information and important quick reference lists are also incorporated in appendices at the back of the book. This updated fifth edition offers increased clinical relevance and features an entirely new chapter on Imaging of the Head and Neck, reflecting the very latest modalities and techniques. It also comes with the complete, enhanced eBook for the first time. Increased clinical relevance - helps translate traditional anatomy into current clinical practice All new state-of-the-art clinical imaging - including: 3T MRI of the brain with tractography Cone-beam CT assessment of the jaws and middle ear Concise notes and commentaries for every dissection Dedicated dental section