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The brain atlas : a visual guide to the human central nervous system

Author: Thomas A Woolsey; Joseph Hanaway; Mokhtar H Gado
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Integrates modern neuroscience with clinical practice and is now completely revised and updated in its Third Edition. It flows logically from surface anatomy to cross-sections, and then on to regional histology, ending with diagrams of the major neuronal systems responsible for the brain's magnificent array of functions. The book's five sections cover Background Information, The Brain and Its Blood, Brain Slices,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Scientific atlases
Atlas
Atlases
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas A Woolsey; Joseph Hanaway; Mokhtar H Gado
ISBN: 9780470084762 0470084766
OCLC Number: 191658018
Description: xii, 254 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Contents: Introduction. Overview ; The nervous system ; Using this book ; Materials and methods --
The CNS and its blood vessels. Brain ; Brain stem ; Cerebellum ; Spinal cord ; Fiber bundles --
Brain slices. Coronal sections ; Sagittal sections ; Axial sections --
Histological sections. Cerebellum ; Brain stem ; Spinal cord ; Basal ganglia and thalamus ; Hypothalamus ; Basal forebrain ; Hippocampus --
Pathways. Brain stem ; Thalamus ; Hypothalamus ; Sensory systems ; Sensory/motor systems ; Motor systems ; Cerebellum ; Basal ganglia ; Arousal and sleep ; Hippocampus ; Amygdala ; Hypothalamus ; Autonomic systems ; Modulatory systems.
Responsibility: Thomas A. Woolsey, Joseph Hanaway, Mokhtar H. Gado.

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The Brain Atlas: A Visual Guide to the Human Central Nervous System is now completely revised and updated in a third edition, and now more than ever the best available visual guide to human  Read more...
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" The Brain Atlas serves as an authoritative reference work and learning tool for the brain and central nervous system. The work is essential fo rthe personal libraries of students, practioners, and Read more...

 
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