Atlas of Functional Neuroanatomy / Edition 2

Atlas of Functional Neuroanatomy / Edition 2

by Walter Hendelman, M.D.
     
 

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ISBN-10: 084933084X

ISBN-13: 9780849330841

Pub. Date: 10/26/2005

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Presenting a clear visual guide to understanding the human central nervous system, this second edition includes numerous four-color illustrations, photographs, diagrams, radiographs, and histological material throughout the text. Organized and easy to follow, the book presents an overview of the CNS, sensory, and motor systems and the limbic system, with new and

Overview

Presenting a clear visual guide to understanding the human central nervous system, this second edition includes numerous four-color illustrations, photographs, diagrams, radiographs, and histological material throughout the text. Organized and easy to follow, the book presents an overview of the CNS, sensory, and motor systems and the limbic system, with new and revised material. It also features an updated, interactive CD-ROM with full text, color illustrations, 3-D visualization, roll-over labeling, and flash animations. Containing a glossary of terms, this is an essential reference tool for medical and allied health professionals studying neuroanatomy, neuroscience, and neurology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780849330841
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/26/2005
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Orientation
Introduction
Overview
· Spinal Cord
· Brainstem and Cranial Nerves
· Diencephalon (Thalamus)
· Cerebral Hemispheres
· Ventricles and CSF
· Basal Ganglia
· Internal Capsule Functional Systems
Introduction and Orientation
Part I: Sensory Systems
· Spinal Cord Sensory Nuclei
· Somatosensory and Trigeminal pathways
· Auditory System
· Visual System Part II: Reticular Formation
· Pain Modulation
Part III: Motor Systems
· Introduction
· Spinal Cord Motor Nuclei and Reflexes
· Cortical Descending Tracts (spinal and bulbar)
· Brainstem Descending Tracts (rubro-, reticulo-, vestibulo-)
· Vestibular Nuclei, Eye Movements and MLF
· Motor Regulatory Systems
· Cerebellum Neurological Neuroanatomy
· Introduction
· Blood Supply to Brain
· Thalamic Nuclei and connections
· Brainstem Histology
· Spinal Cord cross-Sections Limbic System
· Introduction
· Limbic Lobe
· Limbic System: Noncortical
· Hippocampal Formation
· Amygdala
· Limbic Diencephalon
· Hypothalamus and Medial Forebrain Bundle
· Olfactory System
· Basal Forebrain
· Limbic Synthesis
Annotated Bibliography
Glossary

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