General Anatomy and Musculoskeletal System (Thieme Atlas of by Michael Schuenke, Erik Schulte, Udo Schumacher, Markus Voll,

By Michael Schuenke, Erik Schulte, Udo Schumacher, Markus Voll, Karl Wesker

Author note: Consulting Editors (Lawrence M. Ross, Edward D. Lamperti), and Markus Voll (Illustrator), Karl Wesker (Illustrator)

The Thieme Atlas of Anatomy integrates anatomy and medical ideas prepared intuitively, with self-contained publications to precise subject matters on each two-page unfold hundreds of thousands of scientific functions built-in into the anatomical descriptions, emphasizing the very important hyperlink among anatomical constitution and serve as. atmosphere a brand new general for the research of anatomy, the Thieme Atlas of Anatomy is greater than a suite of anatomical illustrations, it really is an quintessential source for somebody who works with the human body.

This atlas comprises more suitable illustrations of the musculoskeletal procedure of the trunk, higher, and decrease extremities, in addition to a concise yet very informative evaluation of normal anatomical concepts.-- American organization of Anatomists

• An cutting edge, trouble-free layout within which every one two-page unfold offers a self-contained consultant to a selected topic
• a hundred tables current complete assurance of the musculoskeletal process, basic anatomy, floor anatomy, and embryology
• hundreds and hundreds of medical purposes emphasize the important hyperlink among anatomical constitution and function
• Expertly rendered cross-sections, x-rays, and CT and MRI scans vividly reveal scientific anatomy
• truly classified photographs aid the reader simply determine each one structure
• precis tables seem all through -- excellent for quick evaluate

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Range of motion of a normal knee joint. Limitation of motion caused by a flexion contracture. Ankylosis of the knee joint in 20° of flexion. 2009 15:40:00 Uhr General Anatomy 5. 1 Extensor digitorum Trapezius Infraspinatus Extensor carpi radialis longus and brevis Palmaris longus Brachioradialis Pronator teres Biceps brachii Biceps brachii Triceps brachii Triceps brachii Iliotibial tract Deltoid External oblique Biceps brachii Brachioradialis Sartorius Rectus femoris Biceps femoris Vastus medialis Quadriceps femoris (with vastus intermedius) Tibialis anterior Soleus Achilles tendon Pronator teres Rectus sheath Vastus lateralis Peroneus longus and brevis Sternocleidomastoid Pectoralis major Semitendinosus Gastrocnemius Masseter Trapezius Latissimus dorsi Semitendinosus Mimetic muscles Serratus anterior Gluteus maximus Flexor carpi ulnaris Brachioradialis Latissimus dorsi Teres major Thoracolumbar fascia Brachioradialis Thenar muscles Teres major Deltoid External oblique Triceps brachii Flexor carpi radialis Flexor carpi radialis Tensor fasciae latae Adductor longus Semitendinosus Gracilis Gastrocnemius and soleus (triceps surae) Extensor hallucis longus a b A Postural muscles and muscles of movement a Posterolateral view, b anterolateral view (drawings made from a Somso model).

E Ligamentum flavum, interspinous ligament and supraspinous ligament. Syndesmoses (fibrous joints) Interosseous membrane. Tibiofibular syndesmosis. Fontanelles. Pubis Ossified epiphyseal plate b Symphyseal surface Epiphysis Epiphysis Epiphyseal plate Diaphysis Ossified epiphyseal plate Ilium Growth plate Hip bone Ischium Pubis b Diaphysis Epiphyseal plate Intervertebral disk Epiphysis a Sternum Ribs Costal cartilage Sacrum Pubis Ossified epiphyseal plate Epiphysis c c F Synchondroses (cartilaginous joints) a Epiphyseal plates prior to closure.

This improved locomotion and supported the body more efficiently. The hindlimb rotated forward (with the knee pointing cephalad) while the forelimb rotated backward against the body (the elbow pointing caudad). As a result, both sets of limbs assumed a sagittal orientation under or alongside the trunk (see F). Phalanges Carpal bones Metacarpal bones Metatarsal bones Phalanges F Skeleton of a cat (Felis catus) Left lateral view. In order for the volar surfaces of the forelimbs to rest on the ground despite the backward angulation of the elbows, the forearm bones must cross to a pronated position.

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