Atlas of Anatomy (2nd Edition) by Michael Schuenke, Anne M. Gilroy, Brian R. MacPherson, Erik

By Michael Schuenke, Anne M. Gilroy, Brian R. MacPherson, Erik Schulte, Udo Schumacher, Lawrence M. Ross

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Atlas of Anatomy, moment version, is the fundamental source for someone learning gross anatomy. choked with over 2,400 full-color illustrations, this atlas publications you step by step via each one sector of the physique, supporting you grasp the main points of anatomy.

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Exquisite full-color illustrations with transparent, thorough labeling and descriptive captions
Even extra medical correlations aid scholars make the relationship among anatomy and medicine
Coverage of every zone intuitively prepared to simplify studying: starting with the skeletal framework, then including muscle groups, organs, vasculature, and nerves, and concluding with topographic illustrations that positioned all of it together
Over a hundred and seventy tables summarize key anatomic details for ease of analysis and review
Innovative, ordinary layout during which each one two-page unfold is a self-contained consultant to a topic
Surface anatomy spreads now contain areas and reference strains or planes as well as landmarks and palpable buildings to strengthen actual examination skills
Muscle truth spreads perfect for memorization, reference, and overview set up the necessities approximately muscle tissues, together with starting place, insertion, innervation, and action
New sectional anatomy spreads on the finish of devices construct familiarity with 2nd perspectives of anatomic regions
Access to WinkingSkull.com PLUS, with over 500 pictures from the ebook for labels-on and labels-off evaluation and timed self-tests for examination preparation
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Thieme is the easiest anatomy atlas by means of a ways, palms down. Clearer photographs, extra images, extra real looking images, constructions damaged up in ways in which make feel and proven from each angle...includes medical correlations and precis charts of innervations and activities. That's approximately all there's to it. simply purchase it. thanks Thieme!!! okay, now again to studying...

In my opinion this e-book surpasses all of them. It's the paintings. The artist has chanced on the best stability of aspect and readability. a few of these illustrations must be noticeable to be believed.... The pearls of scientific info are excellent and those upload value to the data and provide help to be mindful. more straightforward to recollect is vital.

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WOW! If thousands of skin bacteria can fit onto the period at the end of this sentence, imagine how many are living on your skin. Millions of germs, such as these ball-shaped skin bacteria called Staphylococcus (meaning “bunches of grapes”) live on your body, favoring damper, warmer places such as armpits. Many deter other harmful bacteria from settling on your body’s surface. But if the skin is cut, bacteria can get inside the body, multiply rapidly, and cause infection. BED CRAWLERS Wingless bedbugs find their victims by detecting body warmth.

Some of these joints are fixed and rigid. But most are free-moving joints that give your skeleton incredible flexibility, allowing you to run, write, and perform many other movements. Joints also provide stability by holding your bones together. ▶ PIVOT JOINT In this joint, the rounded end of one bone fits within another, like a peg pushed through a hole. Found at the top of your neck, the joint allows you to turn your head from side to side. FLEXIBLE JOINTS You have six main types of free-moving (synovial) joints in your body.

The record is seven fingers on each hand! GETTING TO GRIPS One of the most important features of your hand is your thumb. This digit has a unique joint that enables you to move it across your palm to touch the tips of your fingers. In addition to letting you pick up small objects, the thumb enables you to perform delicate and precise tasks. Try picking up a pencil without using your thumb and you’ll see how much you rely on this digit. HOLDING A BRUSH Small muscles in the hand press the thumb and fingers together to form a secure grip on an object.

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