Atlas of Clinical Gross Anatomy, 2nd Edition

With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access
Authors :
Kenneth P. Moses & Pedro B. Nava & John C. Banks & Darrell K. Petersen
Date of Publication: 05/2012

Atlas of Clinical Gross Anatomy uses over 500 incredibly well-executed and superb dissection photos and illustrations to guide you through all the key structures you’ll need to learn in your gross anatomy course. This medical textbook helps you ...view more

Atlas of Clinical Gross Anatomy uses over 500 incredibly well-executed and superb dissection photos and illustrations to guide you through all the key structures you’ll need to learn in your gross anatomy course. This medical textbook helps you master essential surface, gross, and radiologic anatomy concepts through high-quality photos, digital enhancements, and concise text introductions throughout.

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Winner of the Richard Asher Prize for a First Medical Textbook for Students

Responding to current trends in anatomy curricula, this innovative new resource covers surface and radiologi¬cal anatomy and cutaneous and muscular innervations as well as gross anatomy. Outstandingly realistic three-dimensional photographs and illustrations, plus a consistent chapter organization, summary tables, and other user-friendly features, enhance readers' mastery of essential information. It provides students with a unique resource for use before, during and after lab work, in preparation for examinations, and later on as a primer for clinical work.

New to this edition
  • Master anatomy efficiently with one text covering all you need to know, from surface to radiologic anatomy, that’s ideal for shortened anatomy courses.
  • Review key structures quickly thanks to detailed dissection headings and unique icon navigation.
  • Access the full text and self assessment questions at studentconsult.com.

Key Features
  • Get a clear understanding of surface, gross, and radiologic anatomy with a resource that’s great for use before, during, and after lab work, in preparation for examinations, and later on as a primer for clinical work.
  • Learn as intuitively as possible with large, full-page photos for effortless comprehension. No more confusion and peering at small, closely cropped pictures!
  • Easily distinguish highlighted structures from the background in each dissection with the aid of digitally color-enhanced images.
  • See structures the way they present in the anatomy lab with specially commissioned dissections, all done using freshly dissected cadavers prepared using low-alcohol fixative.
  • Bridge the gap between gross anatomy and clinical practice with clinical correlations throughout.

Author Information
By Kenneth P. Moses, MD, Division of Anatomy Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA, USA; Pedro B. Nava, PhD, Division Director, Associate Professor, Division of Anatomy Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA; John C. Banks, PhD, Professor of Anatomy, Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI and Darrell K. Petersen, MBA