Synopses & Reviews
Praise for this book:
Highly recommended...no other currently available textbook offers an equivalent level of information in one place...[the] illustrations are exquisitely detailed and realistic...a truly outstanding addition to any health care professional's library.--JAMA
This anatomy textbook excels at every level and is highly recommended to all students and practitioners involved in treating any aspect of the head and neck. --Journal of Clinical Oncology
Head and Neck Anatomy for Dental Medicine combines concise but thorough explanatory text with stunning full-color illustrations to guide the reader through every structure of the head and neck. Its exquisite artwork and detailed coverage make this atlas an essential learning tool and reference for every student and practitioner of dental medicine. It will also be useful for otolaryngologists, speech pathologists, or anyone who deals primarily with the head and neck.
Featuring expanded material derived from the bestselling Thieme Atlas of Anatomy series, this one-volume atlas is intuitively arranged to simplify the learning process. Coverage of each region begins with the skeletal framework and then adds the muscles, the vasculature, the nerves, and then finally presents the topographic anatomy for a comprehensive overview.
Key features of this atlas:
- A specific focus on head and neck anatomy aimed directly at students of dental medicine and anyone who must have an understanding of this complex anatomic area
- More than 800 large, full-color, highly detailed illustrations with clear and thorough labeling and descriptive captions plus schematics to elucidate concepts
- Over 90 tables summarize key information for review and reference
- A full chapter devoted to sectional anatomy, including radiographic images to demonstrate anatomy as seen in the clinical setting
- An innovative, user-friendly format in which each two-page spread presents a self-contained guide to a specific topic
Head and Neck Anatomy for Dental Medicine includes access to WinkingSkull.com , the interactive online study aid, with more than 600 full-color illustrations and radiographs from this and Thieme's bestselling anatomy and radiology publications. Review or test your anatomy knowledge with timed self-tests with instant results using the labels on-and-off function on the illustrations.
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An excellent resource for any specialist of the head and neck region...The illustrations used throughout are stunning, large, easy to read, and finely detailed...highly recommended...no other currently available textbook offers an equivalent level of information in one place. The images and illustrations are exquisitely detailed and realistic...a truly outstanding addition to any health care professional's library...Every reader with an interest in the head and neck will appreciate its versatility.--JAMAThis anatomy textbook excels at every level and is highly recommended to all students and practitioners involved in treating any aspect of the head and neck.--Journal of Clinical OncologyInformative text and descriptive color illustrations...provides a comprehensive and thorough review of the head and neck region...includes a broad description of sectional anatomy...very useful...a detailed and comprehensive atlas...color illustrations, abundant text, and a smooth progression between topics...an excellent reference.--Head and NeckAn impressively illustrated atlas...excellent artwork and colour-coded illustrations...particularly useful...many excellent illustrations.--Australian Orthodontic JournalFeatures outstanding color illustrations, radiographic images as seen in the clinical setting, and summary tables of key information.--SciTech Book NewsThe illustrations...are visually appealing and complete...comprehensive coverage of head and neck anatomy, complemented by the quality of the artwork, which characterizes moch Thieme atlas products...a welcomed addition to the Thieme collection.--American Association of Anatomists NewsThis anatomy textbook excels at every level and is highly recommended to all students and practitioners involved in treating any aspect of the head and neck.-- JCO
This groundbreaking atlas combines concise but thorough explanatory text with full-color illustrations to guide the reader through every structure of the head and neck. It is an essential learning tool and reference for every dental student and practitioner or anyone who deals this complex anatomic area.
Anatomy for Dental Medicine, Second Edition combines award-winning, full-color illustrations, explanatory text, and summary tables to guide the reader through the complex anatomy of the head and neck. Each region is arranged in a user-friendly format beginning with the skeletal framework. The musculature is then added, followed by the neurovasculature, and finally, topographic anatomy shows all structures in situ.
Key features of the second edition:
- More thanand#160;1200 clear, detailed, full-color illustrations (over 400 new to this edition)
- Expanded captions elucidate key concepts and contain relevant clinical correlations
- Over 150 tables forand#160;quick access to key information
New in the second edition:
- Chapters on embryology and rest of body anatomy that dental students must know
- Expanded neuroanatomy chapter
- Sectional anatomy chapter that includes radiographic images to facilitate clinical understanding
- Appendix covering the anatomy for local anesthesia
- Appendices with review questions and answers, both factual and clinical-vignette style
Anatomy for Dental Medicine, Second Edition and#160;includes access to WinkingSkull.com PLUS, the interactive online study aid, with all full-color illustrations and radiographs from this volume and the review questions and answers in an interactive format. Review or test your anatomy knowledge with timed self-tests using the labels on-and-off function on the illustrations, with access to instant results.
About the Author
University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany