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Anatomy for Dental Medicine


Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781684200467
Publication Date: July 2020

A visually-rich and clinically relevant anatomy resource for dental students

Anatomy for Dental Medicine, Third Edition strikes an optimal balance between systemic and regional approaches to complex head and neck anatomy. Award-winning full-color illustrations, succinct text, summary tables, and questions put anatomical structures and knowledge into a practical context.

Key Features

  • NEW! Additional radiologic images and landmark features throughout
  • NEW! Reorganized brain/nerve sections
  • NEW! Expanded clinical question appendix including patient box questions in the style of the INBDE
  • NEW! Factual question appendix places greater emphasis on areas including the skull, larynx, cross sectional anatomy, body below the neck, and local anesthesia

Also included in this new edition:

  • 1,200 clear and detailed full-color illustrations
  • 150 tables for rapid access to key information
  • Expanded captions detail key information and clinical correlations
  • Appendix covering anatomy for local anesthesia
  • Online images with "labels-on and labels-off" capability are ideal for review and self-testing

This is an essential resource for dental students and residents that also provides a robust review for the boards or dissection courses.

What users say about the Atlas of Anatomy:

"…I am impressed with the 2nd edition of the atlas because it provides multiple, complimentary paths to learning head and neck anatomy."

"…organization is in an effective sequence that walks the learner through the anatomy in a layered, step-wise manner."

This book includes complimentary access to a digital copy on

1 Embryology of the Head & Neck
2 Cranial Bones
3 Vasculature & Lymphatics of the Head & Neck
4 Neuroanatomy & Innervation of the Head & Neck
Regions of the Head
5 Face & Scalp
6 Temporal, Infratemporal, & Pterygopalatine Fossae
7 Nose & Nasal Cavity
8 Oral Cavity & Pharynx
9 Orbit & Eye
10 Ear
11 Bones, Ligaments, & Muscles of the Neck
12 Neurovascular Topography of the Neck
13 Larynx & Thyroid Gland
Sectional Anatomy
14 Sectional Anatomy of the Head & Neck
Rest of Body Anatomy
15 Rest of Body Anatomy
Appendix A: Anatomy of Local Anesthesia for Dentistry
Appendix B: Factual Questions & Answer Explanations
Appendix C: Clinical Questions & Answer Explanations

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