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The human brain : an introduction to its functional anatomy

John Nolte ; three-dimentional brain reconstructions by John Sundsten.
  • Philadelphia, PA : Mosby/Elsevier, ©2009.
  • 6th ed.
  • xii, 720 pages : illustrations(chiefly colored) ; 28 cm. + Accompanied by: mask
Subjects
Medical Subjects
Contents
  • 1. Introduction to the Nervous System
  • 2. Development of the Nervous System
  • 3. Gross Anatomy and General Organization of the Central Nervous System
  • 4. Meningeal Coverings of the Brain and Spinal Cord
  • 5. Ventricles and Cerebrospinal Fluid
  • 6. Blood Supply of the Brain
  • 7. Electrical Signaling by Neurons
  • 8. Synaptic Transmission between Neurons
  • 9. Sensory Receptors and the Peripheral Nervous System
  • 10. Spinal Cord
  • 11. Organization of the Brainstem
  • 12. Cranial Nerves and Their Nuclei
  • 13. Chemical Senses of Taste and Smell
  • 14. Hearing and Balance: The Eighth Cranial Nerve
  • 15. Atlas of the Human Brainstem
  • 16. Thalamus and Internal Capsule: Getting to and from the Cerebral Cortex
  • 17. Visual System
  • 18. Overview of Motor Systems
  • 19. Basal Ganglia
  • 20. Cerebellum
  • 21. Control of Eye Movements
  • 22. Cerebral Cortex
  • 23. Drives and Emotions: The Hypothalamus and Limbic System
  • 24. Formation, Modification, and Repair of Neuronal Connections
  • 25. Atlas of the Human Forebrain.
Other information
  • "...the mask included at the back of this book for use on p.435.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
  • 9780323041317 (alk. paper)
  • 0323041310 (alk. paper)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2007048134
  • OCLC: 181903953
  • OCLC: 181903953