Guide to Dissection of the Dog (5/e)
Howard E. Evans, PhD, Professor Emeritus of Veterinary and Comparative Anatomy, New York State College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.
ISBN 0721680798 · Hardback
W.B. Saunders · Published February 2000
Here's the 5th Edition of the world's most comprehensive and well-known guide to canine dissection! This book walks readers through the dissection of every area of a dog's anatomy. It is the only resource that explains and illustrates exactly where to cut and what to look for. The result is today's best way to discover dog anatomy through dissection.
Over 250 illustrations--the most detailed available in any text--depict each dissection procedure step by step.
Descriptions of anatomical structures are based upon decades of direct observation by the authors as well as by hundreds of veterinary students.
The anatomical terms used are the ones most recently approved by the international Nomina Anatomica Veterinaria, ensuring that readers will learn the most accurate and up-to-date nomenclature.
Each chapter offers self-contained guidance on the dissection of a particular body area, allowing readers to perform these dissections in any sequence desired.
The New Edition has been reviewed and updated for accuracy throughout, and includes about 20 completely new illustrations.
Medical Etymology and Anatomical Nomenclature
THE SKELETAL AND MUSCULAR SYSTEMS
Bones of the Thoracic Limb
Muscles of the Thoracic Lima
Joints of the Thoracic Limb
Bones of the Pelvic Limb
Muscles of the Pelvic Lima
Joints of the Pelvic Limb
Bones of the Vertebral Column
Muscles of the Trunk and Neck
Joints of the Axial Skeleton
THE NECK, THORAX, AND THORACIC LIMB
Vessels and Nerves of the Neck
Introduction to the Autonomic Nervous System
Heart and Pericardium
Vessels and Nerves of the Thoracic Limb
THE ABDOMEN, PELVIS, AND PELVIC LIMB
Vessels and Nerves of the Ventral and Lateral Parts of the Abdominal Wall
Pelvic Viscera, Vessels and Nerves
Vessels and Nerves of the Pelvic Limb
Structures of the Head
THE NERVOUS SYSTEM