ISBN 9781560535676,Anatomy to Color and Study

Anatomy to Color and Study



Elsevier Publishing Company

Publication Year 2003

ISBN 9781560535676

ISBN-10 1560535679


Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 300 Pages
Language (English)

Engineering: general

With complete coverage of all body systems, this highly popular book teaches anatomy using hundreds of detailed, high-quality drawings. Dr. Poritsky uses current nomenclature and sprinkles the book with etymologic cartoons. The 2nd Edition is vastly updated with many more new drawings.
Simple and clear coverage of gross anatomy of the human body
Uses current nomenclature for anatomic terminology
Extensive labeling of structures and brief descriptive text
Seven body regions are depicted with 460 anatomical drawings
The reader identifies, labels, and colors each section, thereby learning or reinforcing anatomic knowledge and aiding the memory
The anatomist-artist author has a flair for creating clear and interesting anatomical depictions
Witty cartoons describe word origins in humorous and memorable fashion (anatomic terms are often cumbersome and somewhat complex, making them difficult to remember)
250 new anatomical plates
More extensive coverage of cardiothoracic structures
Enhanced coverage of upper and lower extremities