Monday, 26 March 2012

New books received this week

Last's anatomy: regional and applied. / Chummy S. Sinnatamby. 12th ed., Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier, 2011.

This regional textbook of anatomy is rich in applied clinical content, knowledge of which is essential for both clinical examination and surgical procedures. Although regional in approach each chapter is structured to clearly explain the structure and function of the component systems.

Biochemistry / Reginald H. Garrett. 5th ed., Belmont, CA: Brooks/Cole, Cengage Learning, c2013.

The authors’ innovative conceptual and organizing "Essential Questions" framework guides you through concepts in a way that reveals the beauty and usefulness of biochemistry in the everyday world. Offering a balanced and streamlined presentation, this edition has been updated throughout with new material and revised presentations.