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ISBN: 9780323655507
Page Count: 216
Imprint: Mosby
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Nolte's Essentials of the Human Brain Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 2nd Edition

by John Nolte, PhD<br>PhD
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
cover image - Nolte's Essentials of the Human Brain Elsevier eBook on VitalSource,2nd Edition
ISBN: 9780323655507
Page Count: 216
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $44.99
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Extensively revised throughout, Nolte's Essentials of the Human Brain, 2nd Edition, offers a reader-friendly overview of neuroscience and neuroanatomy ideal for studying and reviewing for exams. Updated content, integrated pathology and pharmacology for a more clinical focus, and full-color illustrations make a complex subject easier to understand. Test and verify your knowledge with review questions, unlabelled drawings, and more.

    • Includes explanatory color illustrations and brain images that visually depict structure-function relationships and key neuroscience concepts.
    • Provides multiple-choice and comprehensive review questions with explanations that cover core topics, so you can test and develop your knowledge.
    • Includes student-friendly features, such as chapter outlines, key concept boxes, high-yield headings, study questions at the end of each chapter, a comprehensive quiz with clinical vignettes, and blank diagrams that can be used for labelling practice.
    • Focuses on the clinical aspects of the nervous system with updated neuroscience content, integrated pathology and pharmacology content, and more clinically relevant questions.
    • Student Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, references, and animations, designed to produce a more rounded learning experience.
  • Chapter 1:    Introduction to the Nervous System

    Chapter 2:    Development of the Nervous System

    Chapter 3:    Gross Anatomy and General Organization of the Central Nervous System

    Chapter 4:    Meningeal Coverings of the Brain and Spinal Cord

    Chapter 5:    Ventricles and Cerebrospinal Fluid

    Chapter 6:    Blood Supply of the Brain

    Chapter 7:    Electrical Signaling by Neurons

    Chapter 8:    Synaptic Transmission between Neurons

    Chapter 9:    Sensory Receptors and the Peripheral Nervous System

    Chapter 10:   Spinal Cord

    Chapter 11:   Organization of the Brainstem

    Chapter 12:   Cranial Nerves and Their Nuclei

    Chapter 13:   The Chemical Senses of Taste and Smell

    Chapter 14:   Hearing and Balance: The Eighth Cranial Nerve

    Chapter 15:   Brainstem Summary

    Chapter 16:   The Thalamus and Internal Capsule: Getting to and from the Cerebral Cortex

    Chapter 17:   The Visual System

    Chapter 18:   Overview of Motor Systems

    Chapter 19:   Basal Ganglia

    Chapter 20:   Cerebellum

    Chapter 21:   Control of Eye Movements

    Chapter 22:   Cerebral Cortex

    Chapter 23:   Drives and Emotions: The Hypothalamus and Limbic System

    Chapter 24:   Formation, Modification, and Repair of Neuronal Connections

  • John Nolte, PhD
    PhD, Division of Academic Resources, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ
    Professor of Cell Biology and Anatomy, The University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ
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