Netter's Atlas of Anatomy for Speech, Swallowing, and Hearing
Netter's Atlas of Anatomy for Speech, Swallowing, and Hearing,
Edition 2
By David H. McFarland

Publication Date: 25 Nov 2014

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With Dr. Frank Netter’s world-class illustrations accompanying essential information on the anatomy and physiology relevant to speech, language, and hearing (SLH), Netter’s Atlas of Anatomy for Speech, Swallowing, and Hearing is your essential SLH reference. Easily connect anatomy and physiology concepts to detailed illustrations with the atlas’ “read-it, see-it¿ approach. Netter’s provides a solid foundation for SLH with a basic overview of anatomical organization systems and focused discussions of the anatomical and functional bases of normal speech, swallowing and hearing.

Key Features

  • UNIQUE! Frank Netter’s medical illustrations and straightforward descriptions clearly present the anatomy and physiology of speech, language, and hearing to help you easily build the foundation necessary to diagnose and treat disorders.
  • System musculature summary tables for each section present vital information in a quick, easy, and consistent format for study and reference.
  • Evolve student resources include video clips of cadaver dissections, animations, self-test questions and exercises to enhance your understanding of SLH anatomy and physiology.
  • A balance of text and illustrations with text on the left hand page and the related image on the right provides both the visual and written information you need to know in a "read-it, see-it" format.

New Features

NEW! Expanded content on swallowing meets the growing need for this vital information.

NEW! Updated content and references gives you the most current information on the anatomy and physiology relevant to speech, language, and hearing.

About the author
By David H. McFarland
Table of Contents

The Respiratory System
1. Skeletal Framework
2. Respiratory Tract
3. The Respiratory Muscles
4. Respiratory Volumes and Capacities

The Phonatory System
5. Larynx
6. Laryngeal Cartilages
7. Hyoid Bone
8. Articulations
9. Ligaments and Membranes
10. Vocal Folds
11. Laryngeal Muscles
12. Intrinsic Muscles
13. Extrinsic Muscles

The Articulatory System
14. Cranial Anatomy
15. Vocal Tract
16. Muscles of Facial Expression
17. Neck Muscle
18. Tongue Muscles
19. Muscles of Mastication
20. Muscles of the Soft Palate
21. Pharyngeal Muscles
22. Velopharyngeal Mechanism

The Auditory System
23. Inner Ear
24. Middle Ear
25. Outer Ear

26. Telencephalon
27. Diencephalon
28. Mesencephalon
29. Pons
30. Medulla Oblongata
31. Spinal Cord
32. Cerebellum
33. Cranial Nerves

Book details
ISBN: 9780323239820
Page Count: 264
Illustrations: Approx. 223 illustrations (223 in full color)
Retail Price: £62.99