Lachman's Case Studies in Anatomy

Lachman's Case Studies in Anatomy

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This popular collection of fifty anatomical case studies, now revised by a leading clinical anatomist, covers all the major regions of the body: head and neck, thorax, abdomen, pelvis and perineum, and limbs. Each case includes a patient's history, physical exam findings, diagnosis, therapy, and a discussion. The book has been used as a supplementary text by thousands of first-year medical students in gross anatomy for its lucid and engaging demonstration of anatomical reasoning in clinical more

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  • Paperback | 428 pages
  • 137.16 x 205.74 x 22.86mm | 430.91g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 4th Revised edition
  • black and white photographs and line figures
  • 0195102975
  • 9780195102970
  • 1,357,349

Table of contents

I. Head and Neck; 1. Facial Paralysis (Bell's Palsy); 2. Trigeminal Neuralgia; 3. Septic Thrombosis of the Cavernous Sinus; 4. Cancer of the Lip with Radical Neck Dissection; 5. Bilateral Dislocation of the Mandible; 6. Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Temporomandibular Joint; 7. Fracture of the Mandible; 8. Tracheostomy; 9. Anatomy of Hanging; 10, Torticollis; 11. Flexion-Extension Injury of the Neck; II. Body Wall and Back; 12. Central Venous Catheterization; 13. Prolapse of an Intervertebral Disk; 14. Lumbar Puncture; 15. Cancer of the Breast; III. Thoracic Viscera; 16. Segmental Abscess of the Lung; 17. Middle Lobe Syndrome; 18. Lung Cancer with Metastasis; 19. Mediastinal Pleurisy; 20. Angina Pectoris; 21. Myocardial Infarction; 22. Coarctation of the Aorta; 23. Obstruction of the Superior Vena Cava; 24. Cancer of the Esophagus; IV. Abdominal and Pelvic Viscera; 25. Indirect Inguinal Hernia; 26. Biliary Colic and Cholecystectomy; 27. Stomach Distress; 28. Perforated Ulcer of the Stomach; 29. Arteriomesenteric Occlusion of the Duodenum; 30. Appendicitis with Rupture into the Lung; 32. Hydronephrosis due to an Aberrant Renal Vessel; 33. Psoas Abscess; 34. Prolapse of the Uterus; 35. Vasectomy; 36. Anatomy of Male Gonorrhea; 37. Anatomy of Female Gonorrhea; V. Upper Extremity; 38. Fracture of the Clavicle; 39. Cervical Rib Syndrome; 40. Subclavian Steal Syndrome; 42. Peripheral Venous Access; 43. Tendon Sheath and Thenar Space Infections; 44. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome; VI. Lower Extremity; 45. Intragluteal Injection; 46. Intracapsular Hip Fracture; 47. "Unhappy Triad" of the Knee Joint; 48. Bipartite Patella and Fabella; 49. Anterior Compartment Syndrome; 50. Chronic Foot Strain; Appendix: Peripheral Anatomy of Selected Visceral Reflexesshow more

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