Publication Year: 2011
Edition: 9th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Snell, Richard S.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 90
Widely praised for its clear and consistent organization, abundant illustrations, and emphasis on clinical applications, Clinical Anatomy by Regions delivers the user-friendly features and expert perspectives that have made the textbook one of the top teaching and learning resources for those seeking insights into the practical application of anatomy.
Ideal for medical, dental, allied health, and nursing programs, this book guides students through the fundamentals of human anatomy, explaining the how and why behind each structure, and offering readers the hands-on guidance they need to make sound clinical choices.
Organized by body region from surface to deep structures, this edition features:
- Updated design and layout allowing for a shorter, more focused text
- Enhanced color illustrations and art program to facilitate visual learning
- Basic Clinical Anatomy sections with essential information on gross anatomic structures of clinical significance
- Chapter Objectives that focus students on material most important to their preparedness for the patient encounter
- Clinical Notes highlighting the clinical importance of anatomical information
- Embryologic Notes with insight on developmental anatomy
- Numerous examples of clinical images to support the text
- Surface Anatomy sections explaining surface landmarks of important structures