Gray's anatomy : the anatomical basis of clinical practice / editor-in-chief, Susan Standring ; section editors, Neil R. Borley ... [et a.].

Edition
  • 40th ed.
Published
  • Edinburgh : Churchill Livingstone 2008
Physical description
xxiv, 1551 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm.
ISBN
  • 9780443066849 (hbk.)
  • 0443066841 (hbk.)
Notes
  • Previous ed.: 2005.
  • Includes Internet access codes.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Audience
  • adult
Contents
  • Contributors and reviewers Acknowledgements Bibliography of selected titles An historical introduction to Gray's Anatomy Ruth Richardson Anatomical nomenclature Section 1 CELLS, TISSUES AND SYSTEMS Section Editor: Caroline Wigley With specialist contributions by Michael A Adams (chapter 5), Sue M Black (5), Patricia Dolan (5), William C Earnshaw (1), Paul A Felts (3), Andrew JT George (4), Jonathan C Kentish (6), W Niall A Kirkpatrick (7), Mary-Clare C Miller (7), Jagdeep Nanchahal (7), Terence A Partridge (5), Jeremy PT Ward (6) Reviewers: Robert F Brooks (chapter 2), E Birgitte Lane (7), Roger J Morris (1) New images supplied by Peter A Helliwell (chapters 27), Joe Mathew (27) Bart Wagner (17) 1Basic structure and function of cells 2Integrating cells into tissues 3Nervous system 4Blood, lymphoid tissues and haemopoiesis 5Functional anatomy of the musculoskeletal system 6Smooth muscle and the cardiovascular and lymphatic systems 7Skin and its appendages Section 2 EMBRYOGENESIS Section Editor: Patricia Collins With specialist contributions by Peter R Braude (chapters 8, 11), Eric Jauniaux (9) 8Preimplantation development 9Implantation and placentation 10Cell populations at gastrulation 11Embryonic induction and cell division 12Cell populations at the start of organogenesis 13Early embryonic circulation 14Pre- and postnatal development Section 3 NEUROANATOMY Section Editor: Alan R Crossman Embryology, Growth and Development Editor: Patricia Collins With specialist contributions by Anthony Graham (chapter 24), Paul D Griffiths (17), Alan Jackson (16), Andres Lozano (21), Zoltan Molnar (24), David Neary (1820, 23), Ronan ORahilly (24) Reviewers: Tipu Aziz (chapter 22), Roy Weller (16) 15Overview of the nervous system 16Ventricular system and subarachnoid space 17Vascular supply of the brain 18Spinal cord: internal organization 19Brain stem 20Cerebellum 21Diencephalon 22Basal ganglia 23Cerebral hemisphere 24Development of the nervous system Section 4 HEAD AND NECK Section Editor: Susan Standring Embryology, Growth and Development Editor: Patricia Collins Microstructure Editor: Caroline Wigley With specialist contributions by Sue M Black (chapter 26), Ronald H Douglas (39, 40), Justin A Durham (30), David Furness (37), Michael Gleeson (36), Carole M Hackney (37), Bruce Jafek (32), Aadil A Khann (28), John G Lawrenson (39, 40), Stephen McHanwell (33, 34), Michael Monteiro (25, 28, 29), Gillian M Morriss-Kay (35), Ronan ORahilly (35), Hannes Petersen (38), Donald J Reid (30), Patricia Reynolds (31), Paul D Robinson (31), Jane Sowden (41), Ming Zhang (28), and including a number of figures based on an extensive ophthalmological collection by the late Gordon Ruskell (39,40) Reviewers: Mike Gleeson (chapters 27, 37, 38), Nick Jones (32), Jaideep Pandit (28) 25Head and neck: overview and surface anatomy Head and neck 26External skull 27Intracranial region 28Neck 29Face and scalp Upper aerodigestive tract 30Oral cavity 31Infratemporal and pterygopalatine fossae and temporomandibular joint 32Nose, nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses 33Pharynx 34Larynx 35Development of the head and neck Special senses 36External and middle ear 37Inner ear 38Development of the ear 39The orbit and accessory visual apparatus 40The eye 41Development of the eye Section 5 THE BACK Section Editor: Richard LM Newell Embryology, Growth and Development Editor: Patricia Collins With specialist contributions by Nikolai Bogduk (chapters 42, 43), Bodo EA Christ (44) 42The back 43Spinal cord and spinal nerves: gross anatomy 44Development of the back Section 6 PECTORAL GIRDLE AND UPPER LIMB Section Editor: David Johnson Embryology, Growth and Development Editor: Patricia Collins With specialist contributions by David M Evans (chapter 50), Cheryll Tickle (51, 52), Graham Tytherleigh-Strong (4649) 45Pectoral girdle and upper limb: overview and surface anatomy 46Pectoral girdle, shoulder region and axilla 47Upper arm 48Elbow 49Forearm 50Wrist and hand 51Development of the limbs 52Development of the pectoral girdle and upper limb Section 7 THORAX Section Editor: Michael Gatzoulis Embryology, Growth and Development Editor: Patricia Collins Microstructure Editor: Caroline Wigley (see QUERIES below)? With specialist contributions by Andrew Bush (chapter 59), Robert Anderson (59), Gerald PH Gui (54), Antoon FM Moorman (59), Simon Padley (5557), Pallav L Shah (55, 57, 58), Jonathan Spratt (55), Reviewers John Granton (chapter 57), Peter Goldstraw (55, 57), Siew Yen Ho (59), Mark Johnson (54), Andrew G Nicholson (59), Koichiro Niwa (56), John Pepper (56), Michael I Polkey (58), Darryl Shore (56), Eleftherios Tsiridis (54), Anselm Uebing (53), Hideki Uemura (53), Gary D Webb (56) 53Thorax: overview and surface anatomy 54Chest wall and breast Heart and mediastinum 55Mediastinum 56Heart and great vessels Lungs and diaphragm 57Pleura, lungs, trachea and bronchi 58Diaphragm and phrenic nerve 59Development of the thorax Section 8 ABDOMEN AND PELVIS Section Editors: Neil R Borley (chapters 6073) Jeremiah C Healy (chapters 7478) Embryology, Growth and Development Editor: Patricia Collins Microstructure Editor: Caroline Wigley With specialist contributions by Jonathan L Brown (65, 66, 67), Declan JP Cahill (chapter 75), Aashish Chandra (74, 75), Alfred Cutner (77), Catriona Davies (7477), Alex Freeman (76), Jonathan M Glass (74), David JA Goldsmith (74), John Hutson (78), Sukhbinder Minhas (76), Louise A Moore (62, 6567, 70, 72), Timothy AJ Mould (77), Pranav P Pandya (77), Raj Prasad (68) Reviewers: Giles Toogood (chapter 68) 60Abdomen and pelvis: overview and surface anatomy 61Anterior abdominal wall 62Posterior abdominal wall and retroperitoneum 63True pelvis, pelvic floor and perineum 64Peritoneum and peritoneal cavity Gastrointestinal tract 65Abdominal oesophagus and stomach 66Small intestine 67Large intestine Abdominal viscera 68Liver 69Gallbladder and biliary tree 70Pancreas 71Spleen 72Suprarenal (adrenal) gland Development of the peritoneal cavity, gastrointestinal tract and its adnexae 73Development of the peritoneal cavity, gastrointestinal tract and its adnexae Urogenital system 74Kidney and ureter 75Bladder, prostate and urethra 76Male reproductive system 77Female reproductive system 78Development of the urogenital system Section 9 PELVIC GIRDLE AND LOWER LIMB Section Editor: Vishy Mahadevan Embryology, Growth and Development Editor: Patricia Collins With specialist contributions by Andrew Amis (chapters 81, 82), Anthony Bull (81, 82), Chinmay M Gupte (81, 82) Niri S Niranjan (79, 80, 83, 84) Reviewers: Andrew Amis (chapter 84), Anthony Bull (84), Chinmay M Gupte (84), Cheryll Tickle (85) 79Pelvis girdle and lower limb: overview and surface anatomy 80Pelvic girdle, gluteal region and thigh 81Hip 82Knee 83Leg 84Ankle and foot 85Development of the pelvic girdle and lower limb Index.
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  • Bibliography
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Language
  • English

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