Neuroanatomy: An Illustrated Colour Text
This textbook is designed to help medical students learn, understand and remember the essentials of this notoriously awkward subject. The text is broken up by eye-catching clinical points and summary boxes, features that demonstrate the relevance of the subject to medical practice and aid rapid learning and revision. The book also reproduces and labels full colour coronal (ie, vertical, front to back) and horizontal sections of the brain, allowing the student to learn and understand the subject without having to buy a separate atlas.
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TT Introduction to the nervous system
2? Cells of the nervous system
3 Peripheral nervous system
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afferent fibres arachnoid ascending auditory axons basal ganglia brain stem carotid caudal caudate nucleus cell bodies cerebellar peduncle cerebellum cerebral artery cerebral cortex cerebral hemisphere cervical colliculus consists contralateral corpus callosum cortical cranial nerves decussate diencephalon disease disorders efferent fasciculus foramen fourth ventricle frontal lobe function ganglion geniculate nucleus gland globus pallidus grey matter gyri gyrus horn hypothalamus inferior innervate internal capsule ipsilateral lateral fissure lateral ventricle lesion lies limb limbic system located lumbar medial lemniscus medulla medullary midbrain midline motor cortex motor neurones movement muscle nerve cell nerve fibres nervous system neural occipital lobe oculomotor olfactory optic parasympathetic parietal lobe pathways pituitary plexus pons posterior preganglionic putamen pyramidal reflex region reticular rostral segment sensory sinus spinal cord spinal nerve spinothalamic striatum structure substantia nigra sulcus surface syndrome temporal lobe terminate thalamus Transverse trigeminal nerve tumour venous ventral vertebral vestibular visual cortex visual field white matter