Third edition of this book is updated in accordance with the syllabus of anatomy. Following recent trends of anatomy education, the book in addition to basic information provides knowledge on anatomical/embryological/histological basis of clinical conditions through its features — Clinical Correlation and Clinical Case Study. Written in simple and easy-to-understand language, this profusely illustrated book provides the knowledge of anatomy without extraneous details. The specific learning objectives have been given in the beginning of each chapter to facilitate self-learning by the students. Ideal for medical and dental students, PG entrance examinations, USMLE, PLAB, etc. Key Features - Thorough revision of all the chapters - Detailed exposition on inguinal canal, abdominal organs, prostate and joints of the lower limb - Clinical Correlations integrated in the text, highlighting practical application of anatomical facts, have been modified extensively - Improvement and revision in earlier diagrams and tables - Clinical Case Study at the end of each chapter to initiate interest of students in problem based learning (PBL) - Additional information of higher academic value presented in a simple way in N.B. to make it more interesting for readers, especially the aspiring postgraduates - Important facts useful for candidates appearing in various entrance examinations like PGME, USMLE, PLAB, listed under Golden Facts to Remember - Multiple Choice Questions at the end of the book for self-assessment of the topics studied
Vishram Singh is presently Professor and Head, Department of Anatomy, and Member of the Academic Council and Core Committee PhD Course, Santosh Medical College, Santosh University, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India. He is also Editor-in-Chief, Journal of the Anatomical Society of India. He holds MBBS and MS (Anatomy) degrees from King George’s Medical College, Lucknow, UP. Professor Singh has been teaching anatomy to undergraduate and postgraduate students at several colleges and institutes like King George’s Medical College, and All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, and has been an examiner to various colleges and universities. He has more than 40 years of experience in teaching, research, and clinical practice. He is the recipient of The Best Teacher and Researcher Award from Al-Arab Medical University, Benghazi, Libya. He is an expert in anatomy and has more than 15 books to his credit and published several research articles in national and international journals.
Affiliations and Expertise
Vishram Singh, MBBS, MS, PhD(hc), MICPS, FASI, FIMSA Adjunct Visiting Faculty, KMC, Mangalore Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Karnataka, India Editor-in-chief, Journal of the Anatomical Society of India Member of Federative International Committee for Scientific Publications (FICSP) of IFAA Former Professor and Head, Department of Anatomy Santosh Medical College Member Academic Council and Core Committee, PhD Course Santosh University, Ghaziabad, NCR, Delhi Examiner in National and International Universities Member, Editorial Board Indian Journal of Otology; Journal of Anatomy and Cell Biology Ex-Vice President, Anatomical Society of India Medicolegal Advisor, ICPS, India Consulting Editor, ABI, North Carolina, USA Associate Editor, Acta Medica International Member, COPE Council (England & Wales) Member British Association of Clinical Anatomists (BACA) Formerly at: GSVM Medical College, Kanpur King George’s Medical College, Lucknow Al-Arab Medical University, Benghazi (Libya) All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.