Friday, 23 January 2009

New books received this week

A synopsis of regional anatomy. / Colin Hinrichsen. Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific Pub., c2008.

Description: This textbook offers concise and essential knowledge on the human anatomy. Unlike other textbooks on anatomy, this book is arranged in regions rather than in systems.As such, it is more consistent with the prevailing approaches to clinical examination and regional surgery.

Developmental neuropathology. / edited by: Jeffrey A. Golden, Brian N. Harding. Basel : International Society of Neuropathology, c2004.

Description: This book presents for the first time a dual approach to the wide range of disorders which affect the developing brain in pre- and post-natal life, stressing the genetic and molecular mechanisms.