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Anatomy for anaesthetists

Author: Harold Ellis; Stanley A Feldman; William Harrop-Griffiths
Publisher: Malden, Mass. : Blackwell Science, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 8th edView all editions and formats
In this book the authors citing the importance of understanding the anatomy of the airway, the function of the lungs, the circulation, venous access, and monitoring neuromuscular block. It is these aspects of anatomy, rather than those required for regional anesthetic techniques, that are described in this edition of the medical text.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Ellis; Stanley A Feldman; William Harrop-Griffiths
ISBN: 1405106638 9781405106634
OCLC Number: 53091027
Notes: Includes index.
Description: viii, 358 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The mouth --
The nose --
The pharynx --
The larynx --
The trachea --
The main bronchi --
The pleura --
The lungs --
The pericardium --
The heart --
Developmental anatomy --
The vertebrae and sacrum --
The spinal meninges --
The spinal cord --
The spinal nerves --
The cervical plexus --
The brachial plexus --
The thoracic nerves --
The lumbar plexus --
The sacral and coccygeal plexuses --
The sympathetic system --
The parasympathetic system --
The olfactory nerve --
The optic nerve --
The oculomotor nerve --
The trochlear nerve --
The trigeminal nerve --
The abducent nerve --
The facial nerve --
The auditory nerve --
The glossopharyngeal nerve --
The vagus nerve --
The accessory nerve --
The hypoglossal nerve --
Classification of pain --
Peripheral receptors and afferent fibres --
The spinal cord and central projections --
Modulation of pain --
The gate control theory of pain --
The sympathetic nervous system and pain --
The thoracic inlet --
The diaphragm --
The intercostal spaces --
The abdominal wall --
The antecubital fossa --
The great veins of the neck --
The orbit and its contents --
The bony orbit --
The orbital foramina --
The subdivisions of the orbit --
The eyeball --
Contents of the eyeball --
The orbital muscles --
The fascial sheath of the eye --
The eyelids and conjunctiva --
The lacrimal apparatus.
Responsibility: Harold Ellis, Stanley Feldman, William Harrop-Griffiths ; with a chapter on the Anatomy of pain contributed by Andrew Lawson.


Helps candidates sitting their professional examination in anaesthesia in order that they may have at their disposal the detailed anatomical knowledge necessary for the day to day practice of  Read more...
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'The new edition of this popular book will be welcomed by anaesthetists at all levels of training. It is recommended for trainees, for department libraries...' Anaesthesia and Intensive Care'A strong Read more...

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