BRS Gross Anatomy / Edition 4

BRS Gross Anatomy / Edition 4

by Kyung Won Chung, Chung
     
 

ISBN-10: 0683307274

ISBN-13: 9780683307276

Pub. Date: 08/28/2000

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

BRS Gross Anatomy, Fourth Edition, is the first of the books in the Board Review Series to assume a primary role as a course review and textbook. Used by medical students in first-year anatomy courses, this book offers 500 USMLE-style review questions, answers, and explanations. Written in a concise, bulleted, outline format, this well-illustrated

Overview

BRS Gross Anatomy, Fourth Edition, is the first of the books in the Board Review Series to assume a primary role as a course review and textbook. Used by medical students in first-year anatomy courses, this book offers 500 USMLE-style review questions, answers, and explanations. Written in a concise, bulleted, outline format, this well-illustrated text features comprehensive content and upgraded USMLE Step 1 information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780683307276
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
08/28/2000
Series:
Board Review Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
468
Product dimensions:
6.98(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction . . . 1
    Skeleton System 1
    Muscular System 3
    Nervous System 5
    Circulatory System 9
    Organ Systems 11
    Review Test 14
  2. Upper Limb . . . 18
    Bones and Joints 18
    Cutaneous Nerves, Superficial Veins, and Lymphatics 26
    Pectoral Region and Axilla 30
    Shoulder Region 34
    Arm and Forearm 36
    Hand 38
    Nerves 44
    Blood Vessels 52
    Chapter Summary 60
    Summary of Muscle Actions of the Upper Limb 61
    Summary of Muscle Innervations of the Upper Limb 62
    Take-away Points 63
    Review Test 65
  3. Lower Limb . . . 82
    Bones and Joints 82
    Joints and Ligaments 88
    Cutaneous Nerves, Superficial Veins, and Lymphatics 95
    Gluteal Region and Posterior Thigh 98
    Anterior and Medial Thigh 102
    Leg and Popliteal Fossa 105
    Ankle and Foot 110
    Nerves and Vasculature 114
    Development of Lower Limb 121
    Chapter Summary 121
    Summary of Muscle Actions of the Lower Limb 123
    Summary of Muscle Innervations of the Lower Limb 123
    Take-away Points 124
    Review Test 128
  4. Thorax . . . 141
    Thoracic Wall 141
    Mediastinum, Pleura, and Organs of Respiration 145
    Pericardium and Heart 156
    Structures in the Posterior Mediastinum 171
    Chapter Summary 177
    Take-away Points 180
    Review Test 184
  5. Abdomen . . . 195
    Anterior Abdominal Wall 195
    Peritoneum and Peritoneal Cavity 203
    Gastrointestinal (GI) Viscera 207
    Retroperitoneal Viscera, Diaphragm, and Posterior Abdominal Wall 225
    Chapter Summary 237
    Take-away Points 241
    Review Test 246
  6. Perineum and Pelvis . . . 260
    Perineal Region 260
    Pelvis 270
    Chapter Summary 294
    Take-away Points 299
    Review Test 302
  7. Back . . . 315
    Vertebral Column 315
    Soft Tissues of the Back 323
    Spinal Cord and Associated Structures 328
    Chapter Summary 333
    Take-away Points 335
    Review Test 338
  8. Head and Neck . . . 346
    Structures of the Neck 346
    Deep Neck and Prevertebral Region 357
    Face and Scalp 363
    Temporal and Infratemporal Fossae 371
    Skull and Cranial Cavity 378
    Nerves of the Head and Neck 391
    Orbit 403
    Oral Cavity and Palate 416
    Pharynx and Tonsils 423
    Nasal Cavity and Paranasal Sinuses 429
    Pterygopalatine Fossa 434
    Larynx 436
    Ear 441
    Chapter summary 447
    Take-away Points 454
    Review Test 462

    Comprehensive Exam . . . 481
    Index . . . 503

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