Introduction to the Skeleton
Bones of the Upper Limb
Atlas of Muscle Attachments: Upper Limb
Bones of the Lower Limb
Atlas of Muscle Attachments: Lower Limb
The Sternum and Ribs
Atlas of Muscle Attachments: Thorax and Abdomen
Bones of the Head and Neck
Individual Bones of the Skull
Atlas of Muscle Attachments: Head and Neck
Osteology is the study of the structure and function of the skeleton and bony structures.
This new edition is a comprehensive guide to human osteology for postgraduate medical students.
Beginning with an introduction to the skeletal system, the following chapters cover bones in different anatomical regions - upper and lower limb, sternum and ribs, vertebral column, head and neck, and skull. Chapters are followed by numerous images illustrating muscle attachments.
The fourth edition has been fully revised to provide students with the latest information in the field.
Highly illustrated with nearly 500 clinical photographs and diagrams, the book also includes questions and answers to help students prepare for examinations.
- Fully revised, new edition providing latest information in field of osteology
- Covers bones and muscle attachments in each anatomical region
- Highly illustrated with clinical photographs and diagrams
- Previous edition (9788184483000) published in 2008
Sushil Kumar MBBS MS
Professor and Head, Department of Anatomy, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, Maharashtra, India