Snell's Clinical Neuroanatomy

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Sep 27, 2018 - Medical - 560 pages
Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Snell’s Clinical Neuroanatomy, Eighth Edition, equips medical and health professions students with a complete, clinically oriented understanding of neuroanatomy. Organized classically by system, this revised edition reflects the latest clinical approaches to neuroanatomy structures and reinforces concepts with enhanced, illustrations, diagnostic images, and surface anatomy photographs. Each chapter begins with clear objectives and a clinical case for a practical introduction to key concepts. Throughout the text, Clinical Notes highlight important clinical considerations.Chapters end with bulleted key concepts, along with clinical problem solving cases and review questions that test students’ comprehension and ensure preparation for clinical application.


Introduction and Organization of the Nervous System
Nervous System Development
Neurons and Neuroglia
Nerve Fibers and Peripheral Innervation
Spinal Cord and Ascending Descending and Intersegmental Tracts
Clinical Notes
Cranial Nerve Nuclei
Autonomic Nervous System
Ventricular System and Cerebrospinal Fluid
Clinical Notes
Cerebellum and Its Connections

Basal Nuclei Basal Ganglia
The Structure and Functional Localization of the Cerebral Cortex
Reticular Formation and Limbic System
Blood Supply of the Brain and Spinal Cord
Appendix Neuroanatomical Data of Clinical Significance and Clinical

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