Lachman's case studies in anatomy / revised by David Seiden and Siobhan A. Corbett.

The fifth edition of this popular collection of fifty-one anatomical case studies, now co-authored by an anatomist and general surgeon, covers all the major regions of the body: head and neck, thorax, abdomen, pelvis and perineum, and limbs. Each case study includes the patient's history, physi...

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Main Author: Seiden, David
Other Authors: Corbett, Siobhan A., Lachman, Ernest, 1901-1979
Format: eBook
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, ©2013.
Edition:5th ed. /
Online Access:Click for online access
Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Contents; Preface; Preface to First Edition; UNIT ONE: Head and Neck; 1. Facial Paralysis (Bell's Palsy); 2. Trigeminal Neuralgia; 3. Septic Thrombosis of the Cavernous Sinus; 4. Orbital Floor Fracture; 5. Bilateral Dislocation of the Temporomandibular Joint; 6. Tracheoesophageal Fistula; 7. Fracture of the Mandible; 8. Tracheostomy; 9. Parathyroidectomy; 10. Penetrating Injury to the Neck; 11. Flexion-Extension Injury of the Neck; 12. Central Venous Catheterization; Unit I: Review Questions; UNIT TWO: BACK; 13. Prolapse of an Intervertebral Disk; 14. Lumbar Puncture.
  • Unit II: Review QuestionsUNIT THREE: THORAX; 15. Cancer of the Breast; 16. Aspiration Pneumonia; 17. Tetralogy of Fallot; 18. Lung Cancer; 19. Pneumothorax; 20. Angina Pectoris; 21. Myocardial Infarction; 22. Coarctation of the Aorta; 23. Obstruction of the Superior Vena Cava; 24. Cancer of the Esophagus; Unit III: Review Questions; UNIT FOUR: ABDOMEN; 25. Indirect Inguinal Hernia; 26. Biliary Colic, Acute Cholecystitis, and Cholecystectomy; 27. Bariatric Surgery for Morbid Obesity; 28. Obstructive Jaundice; 29. Superior Mesenteric Artery Syndrome; 30. Omphalocele; 31. Appendicitis.
  • 32. Ureteral Stone with Hydronephrosis33. Colon Cancer; 34. Portal Hypertension; Unit IV: Review Questions; UNIT FIVE: PELVIS AND PERINEUM; 35. Prolapse of the Uterus; 36. Vasectomy; 37. Urethral Rupture; 38. Ectopic Tubal Pregnancy; Unit V: Review Questions; UNIT SIX: UPPER LIMB; 39. Fracture of the Clavicle; 40. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome; 41. Subclavian Steal Syndrome; 42. Supracondylar Fracture of the Humerus; 43. Peripheral Venous Access; 44. Scaphoid Fracture; 45. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome; Unit VI: Review Questions; UNIT SEVEN: LOWER LIMB; 46. Intragluteal Injection.
  • 47. Femoral Neck Fracture48. "Unhappy Triad" of the Knee Joint; 49. Intermittent Claudication; 50. Anterior Compartment Syndrome; 51. Common Fibular Nerve Laceration; Unit VII: Review Questions; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Z.