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Publisher Description

This book takes you through a dissection of the human thorax with REAL photos that show you all the steps involved and details of the anatomy of the thorax as you have never seen it before.  For students performing the dissections, the instructions are concise & easy-to-follow with helpful tips.  For students who do not have the opportunity to dissect, this book provides you with insight you cannot get from a textbook.

Co-Authors of the original 2011 print version: Dustin Tetzl, Justin Neira, José Ramirez, Lily Grossmann


Who should buy this book?

Medical students

Dental students

Nursing students

Physician assistant students

Physical therapy students

Occupational therapy students

Massage therapy students

Students reviewing for Board Exams

Residents who want to review their Anatomy
Anyone interested in Anatomy


Features: 

High-resolution zoom-able images

Quizzes

Complete glossary with images

Flashcards

Ability to create notes, highlight & underline

Direct links to the Web or Wikipedia

Built-in Dictionary


Table of Contents:

Copyright

Dedication

Foreword

How to Use this Book

Chapter 1: Anterior Thoracic Wall

- Intercostal Spaces & Muscles

- Removal of the Anterior Thoracic Wall

- Internal Aspect of the Anterior Thoracic Wall

- Review – List of Structures & Quiz

Chapter 2: Examination of the Thorax

- Mediastinum

- Pericardium

- Heart in situ

- Review – List of Structures & Quiz

Chapter 3: Heart – External Features

- Removal of the Heart

- External Features of the Heart

- Coronary Vasculature

- Review – List of Structures & Quiz

Chapter 4: Heart – Internal Features

- Right Atrium

- Right Ventricle

- Left Atrium

- Left Ventricle

- Review – List of Structures & Quiz

Chapter 5: Lungs

- The Pleural Cavity & Lungs in situ

- Removal of the Lungs

- Lungs

- Review – List of Structures & Quiz

Chapter 6: Superior & Posterior Mediastinum

- Superior Mediastinum

- Posterior Mediastinum

- Review – List of Structures & Quiz

Glossary

GENRE
Medicine
RELEASED
2019
July 24
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
75
Pages
PUBLISHER
Columbia University
SELLER
Columbia University
SIZE
129.1
MB

Customer Reviews

Gyunov100 ,

Thorax

Fantastic overview of the thorax. The pictures are crystal clear, and useful for identifying structures. At the end of each chapter, there are practice questions to test your understanding. I would have paid more for this manual!

iOSuser42 ,

Excellent anatomy guide

Clear instructions and great pictures of cadavers. The glossary is very detailed and incredibly helpful. A must have for any medical or dental students learning anatomy.

ejoin ,

Really awesome guide

Made my dissections a lot easier

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