Summary: Clinically Oriented Anatomy, Fifth Edition provides first-year medical and allied health students with the clinically oriented anatomical information that they need in study and practice. This book is renowned for its comprehensive coverage of anatomy, presented as it relates to the practice of medicine, dentistry, and physical therapy. This latest edition is fully updated with new content and additional features, including new surface anatomy and updated diagnostic ...show moreimages, new "Bottom Line" summaries that reinforce important concepts, and new clinical "Blue" boxes. Edition/Copyright: 5TH 06
- Streamlined. The text has been streamlined by eliminating repetition, using tables to convey information where appropriate, and shortening figure legends.
- Revised! Art and Image Program, over 130 new illustrations and photos. The majority of the surface anatomy photos have been replaced with new photos; many diagnostic images have also been replaced. The new photos and images give students a clear understanding of surface anatomy and introduce them to important principles underlying anatomical diagnostic imaging.
- Revised! Illustrated Tables. A key feature of COA has always been its clearly written and illustrated tables. These tables provide students with key information (origin, insertion, action, location) on muscles, nerves, and arteries, in a format that aids comprehension.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Year Published: 2006