Textbook of Anatomy: Head, Neck and Brain, Vol III, 2/e

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Author: Singh
Edition: 2nd
ISBN: 9788131237274
Language: English
Published: 2014
Publisher: Elsevier, India

The Second Edition of this Volume is updated in accordance with the syllabus of Anatomy recommended by the Medical Council of India. It covers in detail the anatomy of head and neck and deals with essential aspects of brain.......

Textbook of Anatomy:

Head, Neck and Brain, Vol III, 2/e

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The Second Edition of this Volume is updated in accordance with the syllabus of Anatomy recommended by the Medical Council of India. It covers in detail the anatomy of head and neck and deals with essential aspects of brain. Following recent trends of anatomy education, the book in addition to basic information provides knowledge on anatomical/embryological/histological basis of clinical conditions through its features — Clinical Correlation and Clinical Case Study.

Key Features

  • Detailed exposition on oral cavity and cranial nerves Chapters on osteology of the head and neck; side of the neck; infratemporal fossa, temporo-mandibular joint and pterygo-palatine fossa; thyroid and parathyroid glands, trachea and esophagus; oral cavity; pharynx and palate; nose and paranasal air sinuses; ear; orbit and eyeball have been revised thoroughly
  • Clinical Correlations integrated in the text, highlighting practical application of anatomical facts, have been modified extensively
  • Addition of new line diagrams and improvement in earlier diagrams
  • Addition of halftone figures to enrich the understanding of clinical correlations
  • Inclusion of new tables and flowcharts and revision in earlier tables
  • Clinical Case Study at the end of each chapter to initiate interest of students in problem based learning (PBL)
  • Additional information of higher academic value presented in a simple way in N.B. to make it more interesting for readers, especially the aspiring postgraduates
  • Important facts useful for candidates appearing in various entrance examinations like PGME, USMLE, PLAB, listed under Golden Facts to Remember
  • Multiple Choice Questions at the end of the book for self-assessment of the topics studied.

Table of Contents

Preface to the Second Edition Preface to the First Edition Acknowledgments

  1.  Living Anatomy of the Head and Neck
  2. Osteology of the Head and Neck
  3. Scalp, Temple and Face
  4. Skin, Superficial Fascia and Deep Fascia of the Neck
  5. Side of the Neck
  6. Anterior Region of the Neck
  7. Back of the Neck and Cervical Spinal Column
  8. Parotid Region
  9. Submandibular Region
  10. Infratemporal Fossa, Temporo-mandibular Joint and Pterygo-palatine Fossa
  11. Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands, Trachea and Esophagus
  12. Pre- and Paravertebral Regions and Root of the Neck
  13. Oral Cavity
  14. Pharynx and Palate
  15. Larynx (Voice-Box)
  16. Blood Supply and Lymphatic Drainage of the Head and Neck
  17. Nose and Paranasal Air Sinuses
  18. Ear
  19. Orbit and Eyeball
  20. Vertebral Canal and Its Contents
  21. Cranial Cavity
  22. Cranial Nerves
  23. General Plan and Membranes of the Brain
  24. Brainstem
  25. Cerebellum and Fourth Ventricle
  26. Diencephalon and Third Ventricle
  27. Cerebrum
  28. Basal Nuclei and Limbic System
  29. Blood Supply of the Brain

""Appendix: Multiple Choice Questions Index""