Chapter 3. The Vertebral Canal and its Contents

  1. Harold Ellis CBE, MA, DM, FRCS, FACS(Hon)1,
  2. Stanley Feldman BSc, MB, FRCA2 and
  3. William Harrop-Griffiths MA, MB, BS, FRCA3

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755860.ch3

Anatomy for Anaesthetists, Eighth Edition

Anatomy for Anaesthetists, Eighth Edition

How to Cite

Ellis, H., Feldman, S. and Harrop-Griffiths, W. (eds) (2004) The Vertebral Canal and its Contents, in Anatomy for Anaesthetists, Eighth Edition, Blackwell Science Ltd, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470755860.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Guy's King's and St Thomas's School of Biomedical Sciences, London Emeritus Professor of Surgery, University of London

  2. 2

    Emeritus Professor of Anaesthetics, Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School

  3. 3

    Consultant Anaesthetist, St Mary's Hospital, Paddington, London

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405106634

Online ISBN: 9780470755860

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Keywords:

  • cervical vertebrae;
  • foramen magnum;
  • vertebral body;
  • adult cord;
  • injection

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Vertebrae and Sacrum

  • The Spinal Meninges

  • The Spinal Cord