The Atlas of Musculo-skeletal Anatomy
The Atlas of Musculo-skeletal Anatomy is the parent of the best-selling The Concise Book of Muscles, and has been written as the complete reference guide for all students and practitioners of anatomy, physical therapy, massage / bodywork, chiropractic, medicine, physiotherapy, or any other health-related field. Containing over 500 full-color illustrations, it is unusually clear, accessible, and readable.
The first part of The Atlas of Musculo-skeletal Anatomy covers the anatomical movements, tissues, the physiology of bones and muscles, and in-depth information on the joints. The second part of the book clearly identifies the origin, insertion, action, innervation, and blood supply (extensively cross-referenced) for each skeletal muscle. This unique reference text allows you to have the knowledge of musculoskeletal anatomy at your fingertips.
Amanda Williams (Illustrator) graduated from Middlesex University with a first-class honors degree in Graphic Design (Scientific Illustration). Since then she has worked as a freelance illustrator for various publishers, including Harcourt Brace, Elsevier Science, and The Royal College of Surgeons.
Chris Jarmey, M.C.S.R, D.S., M.R.S.S., qualified as a Chartered Physiotherapist in 1979. He also studied acupuncture and osteopathy in the early 1980s, He is the author of several best-selling books, including The Concise Book of Muscles, also published by Lotus Publishing and North Atlantic Books. Jarmey teaches body mechanics, bodywork therapy, and anatomy extensively throughout Europe.
- Reference : 1011658
- EAN 13 : 9781556435294
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- Published : 2004
- Pages : 383