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Author Mann, Robert W.

Title Photographic regional atlas of bone disease : a guide to pathologic and normal variation in the human skeleton / Robert W. Mann and David R. Hunt ; with a foreword by O'Brian C. Smith ; with an introduction by Donald Ortner.

Imprint Springfield : Charles C Thomas, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 3rd ed.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 416 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents I. Using the photographic regional atlas -- II. A brief historyof paleopathology -- III. Preparing for a basic paleopathological analysis -- IV. Fundamentals of bone formation and remodeling. The necessity of knowing -- Osteoarthritis -- V. Diseases of individual bones. Skull and mandible -- Vertebra -- Rib -- Sacrum -- Innominate -- Manubrium and sternum -- Clavicle -- Scapula -- Humerus -- Radius and ulna -- Hand -- Femur -- Tibia -- Fibula -- Patella -- Foot -- VI. Fungal infectins -- VII. Treponematosis (syphilis) -- VIII. Tumors -- IX. Perimortem fractures versus postmortem breakage -- X. Entheseal change ("muscle markers of stress") -- XI. Case report: differential diagnosis of severe diffuse skeletal pathology in an adult Thai male -- XII. The human skeleton (ventral and dorsal views) -- XIII. Muscle attachments. Selected muscle attachment sites (ventral view) -- Selected muscle attachment sites (dorsal view) -- XIV. Plates.
Summary The Photographic Regional Atlas of Bone Disease is intended to serve the needs of a diverse audience including paleopathologists, physical anthropologists and other anthropologists, police, crime scene technicians, medical examiners, radiologists, anatomists, and other medical specialists, regardless of training or experience. Although originally written as a manual for physical anthropologists, it has become a reference for anyone examining skeletal remains or dealing with bone disease, especially in dry-bone specimens. Over the years it has gained in popularity as one of the few "required" m.
Note Print version record.
Subject Bones -- Diseases -- Atlases.
Paleopathology -- Atlases.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Musculoskeletal.
MEDICAL -- Orthopedics.
MEDICAL -- Rheumatology.
Bones -- Diseases. (OCoLC)fst00836004
Paleopathology. (OCoLC)fst01051565
Bone Diseases -- pathology -- Atlases.
Paleopathology -- Atlases.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Scientific atlases. (OCoLC)fst01941304
Added Author Hunt, David R.
Other Form: Print version: Mann, Robert W. Photographic Regional Atlas of Bone Disease. Springfield : Charles C Thomas, 2013 9780398088262
ISBN 9780398088279 (electronic bk.)
0398088276 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. DEBBG BV042793044
AU@ 000062435269

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