Anatomy and Human Movement: Structure and Function
A classic text for those studying anatomy with over 25,000 copies sold, this book has established itself as a core textbook for students.
All illustrations have been redrawn to meet the needs of students today along with a new design and layout to make studying anatomy easier.
The upper and lower limbs have been divided into the bones, muscles, joints, and nerve and blood supply, and the book also covers the skin, trunk, neck, head, viscera and nervous system in a comprehensive way.
The musculoskeletal structures are presented as a living dynamic system and is a must-buy for anatomy students today including all students of physiotherapy, osteopathy, chiropractic, occupational therapists as well as sports scientists, kinesiologists and podiatrists.
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Components of the musculoskeletal
Skin its appendages and special
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abduction action adductor ANATOMY AND HUMAN anteriorly arch artery articular disc articular surfaces articulation attachment axis biceps body bone border branches brevis calcaneus carpal cartilage centre cervical clavicle collateral ligament condyle coracoid process deep deltoid digiti minimi disc distal dorsal elbow fascia femoral femur fibres fibrous fingers flexed flexion flexor digitorum foot forearm fossa gluteus groove hallucis head hip joint HUMAN MOVEMENT humerus iliac inferior interosseous joint capsule knee joint lateral rotation lateral side lower limb lumbar medial and lateral medial side meniscus ment metacarpal metacarpophalangeal joint metatarsal muscle neck Nerve supply oblique palmar palpated passes patella pectoral girdle pectoralis major pelvis peroneus plantar pollicis longus position posteriorly pronation radial radius region retinaculum root value scapula shaft shoulder joint skin spinal superficial superior synovial membrane synovial sheath tendon thoracic thumb tibia toes transverse trapezius trunk tubercle tuberosity ulna ulnar upper limb vein vertebral column wrist