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Neuroscience / ed. Dale Purves... [et al.]

Coauthor Williams, S. Mark
White, Leonard E.
Mace, Andrew C.
Secondary Author Purves, Dale Country Estados Unidos. Edition 3rd ed Publication Sunderland, Mass. : Sinauer Associates, cop. 2004 Description 828 p., pag. var. : il. ; 29 cm + 1 CD-Rom ISBN 0-87893-725-0 Contents note CD-Rom : Sylvius for neuroscience : a visual glossary of human neuroanatomy / S. Mark Williams, Leonard E. White, Andrew C. Mace. - 1 disco óptico (CD-Rom) CDU 612.8
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Neuroscience is a comprehensive textbook created primarily for medical and premedical students it emphasizes the structure of the nervous system, the correlation of structure and function, and the structure/function relationships particularly pertinent to the practice of medicine. Although not primarily about pathology, the book includes the basis of a variety of neurological disorders. It could serve equally well as a text for medical students or for undergraduate neuroscience courses in which many of the students are premeds. Being both comprehensive and authoritative, it is also appropriate for graduate and professional use. The new edition offers a host of new features including a new art program and a completely revised version of the popular teaching aid, Sylvius: Fundamentals of Human Neural Structure, an interactive CD ROM atlas of the human nervous system. Major changes to the new edition also include: Additional neuroanatomical content, including two appendices: (1) The Brainstem and Cranial Nerves and (2) Vascular Supply, Meninges and Ventricles. Updated and new boxes on neurological and psychiatric diseases. MARKET 1: Courses on Neuroscience within Life Sciences departm

CD-Rom : Sylvius for neuroscience : a visual glossary of human neuroanatomy / S. Mark Williams, Leonard E. White, Andrew C. Mace. - 1 disco óptico (CD-Rom)

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • 1 The Organization of the Nervous System (p. 1)
  • Unit I Neural Signaling
  • 2 Electrical Signals of Nerve Cells (p. 43)
  • 3 Voltage-Dependent Membrane Permeability (p. 57)
  • 4 Channels and Transporters (p. 77)
  • 5 Synaptic Transmission (p. 99)
  • 6 Neurotransmitters (p. 117)
  • 7 Neurotransmitter Receptors and Their Effects (p. 141)
  • 8 Intracellular Signal Transduction (p. 165)
  • Unit II Sensation and Sensory Processing
  • 9 The Somatic Sensory System (p. 189)
  • 10 Pain (p. 209)
  • 11 Vision: The Eye (p. 223)
  • 12 Central Visual Pathways (p. 251)
  • 13 The Auditory System (p. 275)
  • 14 The Vestibular System (p. 297)
  • 15 The Chemical Senses (p. 317)
  • Unit III Movement and Its Central Control
  • 16 Lower Motor Neuron Circuits and Motor Control (p. 347)
  • 17 Upper Motor Neuron Control of the Brainstem and Spinal Cord (p. 369)
  • 18 Modulation of Movement by the Basal Ganglia (p. 391)
  • 19 Modulation of Movement by the Cerebellum (p. 409)
  • 20 Eye Movements and Sensory Motor Integration (p. 427)
  • 21 The Visceral Motor System (p. 443)
  • Unit IV The Changing Brain
  • 22 Early Brain Development (p. 471)
  • 23 Construction of Neural Circuits (p. 493)
  • 24 Modification of Brain Circuits as a Result of Experience (p. 519)
  • 25 Plasticity of Mature Synapses and Circuits (p. 535)
  • Unit V Complex Brain Functions
  • 26 The Association Cortices (p. 565)
  • 27 Language and Lateralization (p. 587)
  • 28 Sleep and Wakefulness (p. 603)
  • 29 Emotions (p. 625)
  • 30 Sex, Sexuality, and the Brain (p. 645)
  • 31 Human Memory (p. 665)

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