New Edition
Textbook of Clinical Neuroanatomy,
Edition 4
By Vishram Singh

Publication Date: 01 Sep 2020

The fourth edition of this book is thoroughly updated in accordance with the competency-based curriculum of neuroanatomy as per the revised guidelines of Medical Council of India and health universities across the country, and nearby countries. This profusely illustrated book has been designed in simple and easy to understand language provides essential knowledge of neuroanatomy without extraneous details. Following recent trends of anatomy education, the book in addition to basic information also provides the knowledge through its feature – Clinical correlations.

Key Features

• Revised as per the Competency-Based Undergraduate Curriculum and ensured coverage of all the competencies.

• Extensive revision of chapters on Development of the Nervous System, Dermatomes and Muscular Activity, Central Nervous System, Spinal Cord, Brainstem, Cerebellum and Fourth Ventricle, Cerebrum, Basal Nuclei, White Matter of the Cerebrum and Lateral Ventricles, Blood Supply of the Brain, Somatic Motor and Sensory Pathways, Special Senses and Their Neural Pathways.

• Enriched text with newer developments, additional new diagrams, clinical photographs, flowcharts, tables to facilitate greater retention of knowledge.

• Clinical correlations integrated in the text, highlighting practical application of anatomical facts have been modified extensively.

• Additional information of higher academic value presented in a simple way in N.B. to make it more interesting for readers.

• Important facts to remember useful for candidates appearing in various entrance examinations like PGME, USMLE, PLAB, etc.

New Features

• Coverage of the competency codes integrated within the text as per new competency-based undergraduate curriculum.

• Addition of neuroimaging techniques for better understanding of the neurological lesions.

• Inclusion of Multiple Choice Questions at the end of the book for self-assessment of the topics studied.

About the author
By Vishram Singh, Adjunct Visiting Faculty, KMC, Mangalore; Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Karnataka, India; Editor-in-chief, Journal of the Anatomical Society of India and Member of Federative International Committee for Scientific Publications (FICSP) of IFAA
Table of Contents

1 Development of the Nervous System

2 Organization and Functions of the Nervous System

3 Peripheral Nerves and Ganglia

4 Receptors and Effectors

5 Dermatomes and Muscular Activity

6 Central Nervous System: An Overview

7 Spinal Cord

8 Brainstem

9 Nuclei, Functional Components and Distribution of Cranial Nerves

10 Cerebellum and Fourth Ventricle

11 Diencephalon and Third Ventricle

12 Cerebrum

13 Basal Nuclei (Basal Ganglia)

14 White Matter of the Cerebrum and Lateral Ventricles

15 Blood Supply of the Brain

16 Meninges and Cerebrospinal Fluid

17 Somatic Motor and Sensory Pathways

18 Special Senses and Their Neural Pathways

19 Reticular Formation and Limbic System

20 Autonomic Nervous System

Multiple Choice Questions


Book details
ISBN: 9788131261354
Page Count: 290
Illustrations : Approx. 200
Retail Price : £19.00
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