The book is a concise but comprehensive text on surface anatomy
accompanied by coloured illustrations.
This second edition contains new sectional anatomy spreads at the end of each major unit; surface anatomy
spreads now include region and reference lines.
The color art program illustrates visual anatomy and nerve block techniques from a variety of perspectives using anatomical drawings, gross anatomy images, depictions of surface anatomy
, clinical photos, and photos of cadaver dissections.
This edition has new art and text presentation, new one to two-page spreads to teach key concepts to students who have trouble visualizing or understanding, new cadaver photos, more photos of clinical disorders, new surface anatomy
photos, revised process figures, and new questions.
This edition has been updated and expanded to include added material on foramina and a new section on surface anatomy
, based on common clinical usage and frequently asked questions in student final examinations and the MRCS.
Living and surface anatomy
is incorporated at places to help students understand the correlation between the structures seen in the cadaver and their functions in living humans.
Thomas' School of Biomedical Sciences, and surgery, Caring Cross and Westminster Medical School, London, UK) provides a text that explains anatomy in a clinical context, divided by body region and described first by surface anatomy
followed by the details of each organ.
This edition has more evidence to support treatment options and more on assessment of individual joints, access to online tutorials for goniometry and manual muscle testing, practical application of surface anatomy
to identify skeletal landmarks and muscles, and updated chapters to address intervention frames of reference used in occupational therapy.
Palpation techniques; surface anatomy
for physical therapists.
This edition, which features 20 new illustrations includes sections on the back, upper limb, thorax, abdomen, pelvis and perineum, lower limb, and head and neck, with each section including an overview of the surface anatomy
and a series of dissections.