Fundamental neuroscience / edited by Duane E. Haines.

Title
Fundamental neuroscience / edited by Duane E. Haines.

Edition
3rd ed.

Publication
Philadelphia : Churchill Livingstone, [2006]

Copyright

Publication Date
2006

ISBN
9780443067518

Bibliography Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents
Orientation to structure and imaging of the central nervous system -- Cell biology of neurons and glia -- Electrochemical basis of nerve function -- Chemical basis for neuronal communication -- Development of the nervous system -- The ventricles, choroid plexus, and cerebrospinal fluid -- Meninges -- Survey of the cerebrovascular system -- Spinal cord -- Overview of the brainstem -- Medulla oblongata -- Pons and cerebellum -- Midbrain -- Synopsis of cranial nerves of the brainstem -- Diencephalon -- Telencephalon -- Somatosensory system I: tactile discrimination and position sense -- Somatosensory system II: touch, thermal sense, and pain -- Viscerosensory pathways -- Visual system -- Auditory system -- Vestibular system -- Olfactory and taste -- Motor system I: peripheral sensory, brainstem, and spinal influence on anterior horn neurons -- Motor system II: corticofugal systems and the control of movement -- Basal nuclei -- Cerebellum -- Visual motor systems -- Visceral motor pathways -- Hypothalamus -- Limbic system -- Cerebral cortex -- Neurologic examination.

Content Type
text

Carrier Type
volume

Language
Undetermined

Subject
Neurosciences.


LibraryCall NumberFormatStatus
HCC-Nursing and Allied Health LibraryQP355.2 .F86 2006BookCirculating Collection