Anatomy and Human Movement: Structure and Function, 6th Edition

Book Description

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Over the past 22 years, Anatomy and Human Movement has grown into a classic textbook, helping students to understand and remember the mechanisms which allow movement to take place. Now in its sixth edition, the approach remains the same - each section of the body is presented systematically where readers are introduced to the bones, then guided through the muscles, joints , nervous system and blood supply. Anatomy of the musculoskeletal system is brought to life through simple full colour artwork following a colour key for clarity and accuracy.

  • Detailed account of anatomy
  • Stresses relationship between structure and function
  • Summary Boxes used for quick revision aids or general overviews
  • Over 800 full colour line drawings
  • Over 50 photographs (including radiographs)
  • Stimulates understanding and learning of anatomy and application to human movement
  • Improved and new artwork
  • Radiographs
  • Expansion of joint replacement sections
  • Free access anytime, anywhere to the eBook via Pageburst - please refer to inside front cover for your unique PIN and instructions

Table of Contents

Part 1: Introduction
Part 2: The upper limb
Part 3: The lower limb
Part 4: The trunk and neck
Part 5: Head and brain

Book Details

  • Title: Anatomy and Human Movement: Structure and Function, 6th Edition
  • Author: ,
  • Length: 632 pages
  • Edition: 6
  • Language: English
  • Publisher:
  • Publication Date: 2011-11-11
  • ISBN-10: 070203553X
  • ISBN-13: 9780702035531