Ellis' Clinical Anatomy for Medical Students, 2ed, An Indian Adaptation: Applied Anatomy for Studentsand Junior Doctors

Harold Ellis, Vishy Mahadevan, Vishram Singh

ISBN: 9789354248412

296 pages

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Description

Professor Harold Ellis and Professor Vishy Mahadevan provide an accessible, comprehensive, and detailed exploration of anatomy, specifically designed for students and trainees at all levels. Revised and updated, the fourteenth edition contains more information about the nervous system as well as medical images, diagrams and photographs that are overlaid with anatomical illustrations, revealing detailed surface anatomy

Preface to the Fourteenth Edition

Preface to the First Edition

Acknowledgements to the Fourteenth Edition

Acknowledgements to the First Edition

About the Companion Website

 

Part 1: The Thorax

  • Introduction
  • Surface anatomy and surface markings
  • The thoracic cage
  • The lower respiratory tract
  • The mediastinum
  • On the examination of a chest radiograph

 

Part 2: The Abdomen and Pelvis

  • Surface anatomy and surface markings,
  • The fasciae and muscles of the abdominal wall
  • Peritoneal cavity
  • The gastrointestinal tract
  • The gastrointestinal adnexae: liver, gall bladder and its ducts, pancreas and spleen
  • The urinary tract
  • The male genital organs
  • The bony and ligamentous pelvis
  • The muscles of the pelvic floor and perineum
  • The female genital organs
  • The posterior abdominal wall
  • Computed axial tomography

 

Part 3: The Upper Limb

  • Surface anatomy and surface markings of the upper limb
  • The bones and joints of the upper limb
  • Three important zones of the upper limb: the axilla, the cubital fossa and the carpal tunnel
  • The arteries of the upper limb
  • The brachial plexus
  • The course and distribution of the principal nerves of the upper limb
  • Compartments of the upper limb
  • The female breast
  • The anatomy of upper limb deformities
  • The spaces of the hand

 

Part 4: The Lower Limb

  • Surface anatomy and surface markings of the lower limb
  • The bones and joints of the lower limb
  • Three important zones of the lower limb: the femoral triangle, adductor canal and popliteal fossa
  • The arteries of the lower limb
  • The veins of the lower limb
  • The course and distribution of the principal nerves of the lower limb
  • Compartments of the lower limb

 

Part 5: The Head and Neck

  • Surface anatomy of the neck
  • The thyroid gland
  • The parathyroid glands
  • The palate
  • The tongue and floor of the mouth
  • The pharynx
  • The larynx
  • The salivary glands
  • The major arteries of the head and neck
  • The veins of the head and neck
  • The lymph nodes of the neck
  • The cervical sympathetic trunk
  • The branchial system and its derivatives
  • Surface anatomy and surface markings of the head
  • The scalp
  • The skull
  • The paranasal sinuses (accessory nasal sinuses)
  • The mandible
  • The vertebral column

 

Part 6: The Nervous System

  • Introduction
  • The brain
  • The spinal cord
  • The cranial nerves
  • The special senses
  • The autonomic nervous system

 

Glossary of eponyms

Index