Lachmans Case Studies in Anatomy

Paperback | January 16, 2013

byDavid L. Seiden, Siobhan Corbett

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The fifth edition of Lachman's Case Studies in Anatomy is a thoroughly revised edition of a popular collection of 50 anatomical cases. Each chapter starts with a clinical case presentation, followed by diagnosis and therapy and then an extensive discussion of the anatomy that is relevant tothe case. The patient presentations provide the history and physical examination findings in a format consistent with that which the student will utilize in clinical training. Diagnostic and therapeutic procedures that are discussed have been brought up-to-date and are consistent with current medical practice. Cases represent clinical encounters required in clerkship curricula. This should allow students to draw from this book throughout their four years in medicalschool. The scope of the book has been expanded to include embryological development by including three new cases of developmental abnormalities. Many new figures and have included many diagnostic images including radiographs, CT scans, MRIs and ultrasounds. To help the reader feel confident thatthe major anatomical points have been mastered, review questions and answers have been added at the end of each unit.

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The fifth edition of Lachman's Case Studies in Anatomy is a thoroughly revised edition of a popular collection of 50 anatomical cases. Each chapter starts with a clinical case presentation, followed by diagnosis and therapy and then an extensive discussion of the anatomy that is relevant tothe case. The patient presentations provide ...

Dr. Seiden has been a medical educator for his entire career. He has taught human gross anatomy and embryology for over forty years. He directed the course in Gross and Developmental Anatomy at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School for 20 years. For over 20 years, he also has taught extensively in courses in preparation for the USMLE Ste...
Format:PaperbackDimensions:480 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.68 inPublished:January 16, 2013Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199846081

ISBN - 13:9780199846085

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Unit I - Head and Neck1. Facial Paralysis (Bell's Palsy)2. Trigeminal Neuralgia3. Septic Thrombosis of the Cavernous Sinus4. Orbital Floor Fracture5. Bilateral Dislocation of the Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ)6. Tracheoesophageal Fistula7. Fracture of the Mandible8. Tracheostomy9. Parathyroidectomy10. Penetrating Injury to the Neck11. Flexion-Extension Injury of the Neck12. Central Venous CatheterizationUnit I Review QuestionsUnit II - Back13. Prolapse of an Intervertebral Disk14. Lumbar PunctureUnit II Review QuestionsUnit III - Thorax15. Cancer of the Breast16. Aspiration Pneumonia17. Tetralogy of Fallot18. Lung Cancer19. Pneumothorax20. Angina Pectoris21. Myocardial Infarction22. Coarctation of the Aorta23. Obstruction of the Superior Vena Cava24. Cancer of the EsophagusUnit III Review QuestionsUnit IV - Abdomen25. Indirect Inguinal Hernia26. Biliary Colic, Acute Cholecystitis and Cholecystectomy27. Bariatric Surgery for Morbid Obesity28. Obstructive Jaundice29. Superior Mesenteric Artery Syndrome30. Omphalocele31. Appendicitis32. Ureteral Stone with Hydronephrosis33. Colon Cancer34. Portal HypertensionUnit IV Review QuestionsUnit V - Pelvis and Perineum35. Prolapse of the Uterus36. Vasectomy37. Urethral Rupture38. Ectopic Tubal PregnancyUnit V Review QuestionsUnit VI - Upper Limb39. Fracture of the Clavicle40. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome41. Subclavian Steal Syndrome42. Supracondylar Fracture of the Humerus43. Peripheral Venous Access44. Scaphoid Fracture45. Carpal Tunnel SyndromeUnit VI Review QuestionsUnit VII - Lower Limb46. Intragluteal Injection47. Femoral Neck Fracture48. "Unhappy Triad" of the Knee49. Intermittent Claudication50. Anterior Compartment Syndrome51. Common Fibular Nerve LacerationUnit VII Review Questions