Atlas of Human Anatomy, Enhanced International Edition


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The gold standard of excellence for 25 years, Frank H. Netter, MD’s Atlas of Human Anatomy offers unsurpassed depictions of the human body in clear, brilliant detail – all from a clinician’s perspective. With its emphasis on anatomic relationships and clinically relevant views, Dr. Netter’s work provides a coherent, lasting visual vocabulary for understanding anatomy and how it applies to medicine today.

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  • View anatomy from a clinical perspective with hundreds of exquisite, hand-painted illustrations created by pre-eminent medical illustrator Frank H. Netter, MD.
  • Join the global community of medical and healthcare students and professionals who rely on Netter to optimize learning and clarify even the most difficult aspects of human anatomy. Comprehensive labeling uses the international anatomic standard terminology, Terminologia Anatomica, and every aspect of the Atlas is reviewed and overseen by clinical anatomy and anatomy education experts.
  • Netter’s Anatomy Atlas is also available as an app for iPad®.
  • Explore additional unique perspectives of difficult-to-visualize anatomy through all-new paintings by Dr. Carlos Machado, including breast lymph drainage; the pterygopalantine fossa; the middle ear; the path of the internal carotid artery; and the posterior knee, plus additional new plates on arteries of the limbs and new radiologic images.
  • Master challenging structures with visual region-by-region coverage -- including Muscle Table appendices at the end of each Section.



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Published 14 February 2014
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EAN13 9781455758845
Language English
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Atlas of Human Anatomy
Frank H. Netter, MD
Table of Contents
Cover image
Title Page
Bonus Plates
Consulting Editors
Contributing Medical Illustrator
Editors of Previous Editions
International Advisory Board
Netter's Atlas of Human Anatomy – Celebrating 25 Years
Photo for Frank H. Netter, MD
Frank H. Netter, MD
Preface to the First Edition
Section 1 Head and Neck Topographic Anatomy Superficial Head and Neck Bones and Ligaments
Superficial Face Neck Nasal Region
Oral Region Pharynx Thyroid Gland and Larynx
Orbit and Contents Ear Meninges and Brain
Cranial and Cervical Nerves
Cerebral Vasculature
Regional Scans
Section 2 Back and Spinal Cord Topographic Anatomy Bones and Ligaments Spinal Cord Muscles and Nerves
Cross-Sectional Anatomy
Section 3 Thorax Topographic Anatomy Mammary Gland Body Wall Lungs Heart Mediastinum
Regional Scans
Cross-Sectional Anatomy
Section 4 Abdomen Topographic Anatomy
Body Wall Peritoneal Cavity
Viscera (Gut)
Viscera (Accessory Organs)
Visceral Vasculature Innervation Kidneys and Suprarenal Glands
Sectional Anatomy
Cross-Sectional Anatomy
Section 5 Pelvis and Perineum Topographic Anatomy Bones and Ligaments
Pelvic Floor and Contents
Urinary Bladder
Uterus, Vagina, and Supporting Structures
Perineum and External Genitalia: Female
Perineum and External Genitalia: Male
Homologues of Genitalia
Testis, Epididymis, and Ductus Deferens Rectum Regional Scans
Vasculature Innervation Cross-Sectional Anatomy
Section 6 Upper Limb Topographic Anatomy Cutaneous Anatomy
Shoulder and Axilla Arm Elbow and Forearm
Wrist and Hand
Regional Scans
Section 7 Lower Limb Topographic Anatomy Cutaneous Anatomy
Hip and Thigh Knee Leg
Ankle and Foot
Regional Scans
1 Head and Neck Study Guide 1.1 Topographic Surface Anatomy 1.2 Bones and Ligaments
1.3 Superficial Face 1.4 Neck 1.5 Nasal Region
1.6 Oral Region 1.7 Pharynx 1.8 Larynx and Thyroid Gland
1.9 Orbit and Contents 1.10 Ear 1.11 Brain and Meninges
1.12 Cranial and Cervical Nerves
1.13 Cerebral Vasculature
2 Back and Spinal Cord Study Guide 2.1 Topographic Anatomy 2.2 Bones and Ligaments
2.3 Spinal Cord
2.4 Muscles and Nerves
3 Thorax Study Guide 3.1 Topographic Anatomy 3.2 Mammary Gland
3.3 Body Wall 3.4 Lungs 3.5 Heart
3.6 Mediastinum
4 Abdomen Study Guide 4.1 Topographic Anatomy 4.2 Body Wall
4.3 Peritoneal Cavity
4.4 Viscera (Gut)
4.5 Viscera (Accessory Organs)
4.6 Visceral Vasculature
4.7 Innervation
4.8 Kidneys and Suprarenal Glands
5 Pelvis and Perineum Study Guide 5.1 Topographic Anatomy 5.2 Bones and Ligaments
5.3 Pelvic Floor and Contents
5.4 Urinary Bladder
5.5 Uterus, Vagina, and Supporting Structures
5.6 Perineum and External Genitalia: Female
5.7 Perineum and External Genitalia: Male
5.8 Testis, Epididymis, and Ductus Deferens
5.9 Rectum and Anal Canal
5.10 Vasculature
5.11 Innervation
6 Upper Limb Study Guide 6.1 Topographic Anatomy 6.2 Shoulder and Axilla 6.3 Arm 6.4 Elbow and Forearm
6.5 Wrist and Hand
6.6 Neurovasculature
7 Lower Limb Study Guide 7.1 Topographic Anatomy 7.2 Hip and Thigh 7.3 Knee 7.4 Leg
7.5 Ankle and Foot
7.6 Neurovasculature
Netter's Online Dissection Modules by UNC at Chapel Hill Head & Neck Back & Spinal Cord
Thorax Abdomen Pelvis & Perineum
Upper Limb Lower Limb
Bonus Plates
BP1 BP2 BP3 BP4 BP5 BP6 BP7 BP8 BP9 BP10 BP11 BP12 BP13 BP14 BP15 BP16 BP17 BP18 BP19 BP20 BP21 BP22 BP23 BP24 BP25 BP26 BP27
Degenerative Changes in the Cervical Vertebrae Atlanto-occipital Junction Muscles of Facial Expression: Anterior View Subclavian Artery Sympathetic Nervous System: General Topography Parasympathetic Nervous System: General Topography Cholinergic and Adrenergic Synapses: Schema Spinal Cord Cross Sections: Fiber Tracts Cervical Ribs and Related Anomalies Muscles of Respiration Pulmonary Arteries and Veins Coronary Arteries and Cardiac Veins: Variations Arteries of Esophagus: Variations Intrinsic Nerves and Variations in Nerves of Esophagus Lumbar Vertebrae: Radiographs Thorax: Tracheal Bifurcation, Left Atrium (Coronal Section: Midaxillary Line) Inguinal and Femoral Regions Indirect Inguinal Hernia Variations in Position and Contour of Stomach in Relation to Body Habitus Some Variation in Posterior Peritoneal Attachment of Cecum Sigmoid Colon: Variations in Position Topography of Liver Variations in Form of Liver Liver Segments and Lobes: Vessel and Duct Distribution Variations in Cystic, Hepatic, and Pancreatic Ducts Variations in Pancreatic Duct Variations in Hepatic Arteries