Following are the standard text books recommended for Preclinical subjects, and that students may wish to own.

  1. Clinical anatomy; Applied anatomy for students and junior doctors - 13th edition, by Harold Ellis and Vishy Mahadevan
  2. Cunningham’s Manual of Practical Anatomy -  Volume I                                        
  3. Cunningham’s Manual of Practical Anatomy -  Volume II                                          
  4. Cunningham’s Manual of Practical Anatomy -  Volume III                                                  
  5. Last’s Anatomy – 12th edition – by Chummy Sinnatamby
  6. Grant’s atlas of anatomy – 13th edition, by Anne M.R. Agur and Arthur F. Dalley            
  7. Ganong’s Review of Medical Physiology, by Barrett KE, Barman SM, Boitano S, Heddwen BL - 25th edition, 2012, McGraw-Hill. New York.
  8. Lippincott illustrated reviews : biochemistry - 7th edition, by Denis R. Ferrier
  9. Pocket Medical Dictionary ( Churchill Livingstone) by, Oakes, Lois; Roper, Nancy


  1. Langman’s medical embryology - 13th edition, by T.W Sadler  
  1. Wheater's Functional Histology - 6th Edition, byBarbara Young,Geraldine O'Dowd, Phillip Woodford