By Walter Hendelman M.D.
Understanding how the mind is equipped and visualizing its pathways and connections should be conceptually hard. The Atlas of useful Neuroanatomy, 3rd Edition addresses this problem through proposing a transparent visible consultant to the human important worried process (CNS). This variation has been thoroughly reorganized to facilitate studying the constitution and serve as of the CNS. the fabric supplied provides you a strong realizing of the brain.
An accompanying website (www.atlasbrain.com) comprises the book’s illustrations besides rollover labeling, animation of the pathways and connections, a thesaurus, and narrated video demonstrations of the mind.
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The part of the brainstem immediately below the foramen is the medulla, its posterior or dorsal aspect. The most significant structure seen here is a small elevation, repre- © 2006 by Taylor & Francis Group, LLC Atlas of Functional Neutoanatomy senting an important sensory relay nucleus, the nucleus gracilis. The pathway for discriminative touch sensation, called the gracilis tract (or fasciculus) continues up the posterior aspect of the spinal cord and synapses in the nucleus of the same name; the pathway then continues up to the cerebral cortex.
One of the most important nuclei of this group is the dorsomedial nucleus, located in the medial mass of the thalamus. • Nonspecific nuclei. These scattered nuclei have other or multiple connections.
Nerve roots can be anesthetized by injection of a local anesthetic into their immediate vicinity. One of the locations for this is in the epidural space. The sensory nerve roots to the perineal region, which enter the cord at the sacral level, are often anesthetized in their epidural location during childbirth. This procedure requires a skilled anesthetist. Orientation Vertebral levels 9 Spinal cord levels Base of skull Cervical spinal cord section Dorsal Cervical Cervical Subarachnoid space (CSF) Thoracic Ventral Thoracic Dura Arachnoid Lumbar Pia Dorsal root Sacral Ventral root Spinal cord Lumbar Lumbar cistern Cauda equina Epidural space Sacral Coccyx FIGURE 1: Spinal Cord 1 — Longitudinal (Vertebral) View © 2006 by Taylor & Francis Group, LLC Dorsal root ganglion Spinal nerve 10 FIGURE 2A SPINAL CORD 2 SPINAL CORD: LONGITUDINAL VIEW (PHOTOGRAPH) This is a photographic image of the spinal cord removed from the vertebral canal.
Atlas of functional neuroanatomy by Walter Hendelman M.D.