Textbook of Human Osteology

by Sushil Kumar

The aim of this book is to focus on Human Osteology. Osteology is the study of the structure and function of the skeleton and bony structures. This book consists of 7 chapters, which include introduction to the skeleton, bones of the upper limb, bones of the lower limb, the sternum and ribs, vertebral column, bones of the head and neck, and individual bones of the skull. This osteology book has been thoroughly revised, edited and presented in a structured manner for easy-to-handle approach. This is amply supported with relevant diagrams and numerous tables for better understanding and easy recall. In addition, a brief account of clinical considerations with images provided at the end of the chapter should generate interest and instill a sense of purpose in studying osteology. The questionnaire provided would help students to prepare for their viva-voce examinations. This new edition is a comprehensive guide to human osteology for postgraduate medical students.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Kumar Sushil Guru Nanak Eye Centre, New Delhi, India
Dayanand Medical College and Hospital, Unit Hero DMC Heart Institute, Ludhiana, Punjab, India
Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, Maharashtra, India
ISBN 9789352705368
Speciality Anatomy
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18694
Edition 4/e
Publishing Year 2019
Pages 380
Book Type Textbook


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