Brain Atlas: A Visual Guide to the Human Central Nervous System / Edition 3

Brain Atlas: A Visual Guide to the Human Central Nervous System / Edition 3

by Thomas A. Woolsey, Joseph Hanaway, Mokhtar H. Gado
     
 

The Brain Atlas flows logically from surface anatomy to cross-sections to regional histology, ending with diagrams of the major neuronal systems. Features of the Third Edition include:

  • All new clinical images obtained using the latest imaging technology
  • A direct labeling system of key structures with a separate alphabetical list of these

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Overview

The Brain Atlas flows logically from surface anatomy to cross-sections to regional histology, ending with diagrams of the major neuronal systems. Features of the Third Edition include:

  • All new clinical images obtained using the latest imaging technology
  • A direct labeling system of key structures with a separate alphabetical list of these terms to speed identification in each figure
  • An unrivaled treatment of brain pathways, using clear color graphics to trace pathways on actual brain slices
  • Magnetic resonance images that face corresponding brain slices and sections permit direct comparison and accurate identification

With these new updated features, the Third Edition continues to be the unsurpassed visual guide to human neuroanatomy for students, researchers, and practitioners in neuroanatomy, neurology, neuroscience, psychiatry, medicine, and psychology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470084762
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/14/2007
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
280
Sales rank:
570,916
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.00(h) x 2.87(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface.

Acknowledgments.

Part I: Introduction.

Overview.

The Nervous System.

Using This Book.

Materials and Methods.

References.

Part II: The CNS and Its Blood Vessels.

Brain.

Brain Stem.

Cerebellum.

Spinal Cord.

Fiber Bundles.

Part III: Brain Slices.

Coronal Sections.

Sagittal Sections.

Axial Sections.

Part IV: Histological Sections.

Cerebellum.

Brain Stem.

Spinal Cord.

Basal Ganglia and Thalamus.

Hypothalamus.

Basal Forebrain.

Hippocampus.

Part V: Pathways.

Brain Stem.

Thalamus.

Hypothalamus.

Sensory Systems.

Sensory/Motor Systems.

Motor Systems.

Cerebellum.

Basal Ganglia.

Arousal and Sleep.

Hippocampus.

Amygdala.

Hypothalamus.

Autonomic Systems.

Modulatory Systems.

Index.

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