This application contains our series
on the Thorax
through a series
of over 160 diagrams with accompanying audio. They are based on our original podcast series.
The subjects covered are as follows:
Thoracic Surface Anatomy
The Diaphragm and Respiration
The Heart and Pericardium
The Fetal Circulation
The Abdomen: Surface Anatomy
The Abdomen: Oesophagus, Stomach & Duodenum
The Abdomen: Small and Large Bowel, Blood Supply of Intestine and the Portal System
The Abdomen: Liver, Biliary System, Pancreas and Spleen
: Anterior Abdominal Wall and Inguinal Canal
The Inguinal Canal
: Posterior Abdominal Wall
: Kidneys, Ureters and Bladder
: Male Urinary and Reproductive Systems
The Pelvis and female Reproductive Organs
The Branches of the Internal Iliac Artery
The diagrams can all be zoomed in using the pinch gesture and are presented
in either portait or landscape.
are aimed at anyone who is studying human anatomy. They are ideal for medical or nursing students, biological studies students
and physiotherapists or doctors looking to refresh their knowledge.
The material is presented
by Dr Robert Whitaker who spent his clinical career as a paediatric urological surgeon. Since retiring in the 1990s he now teaches clinically applied
to first-year medical students
at Cambridge University, in the UK. He also teaches clinically applied anatomy
to surgical, radiological and other speciality trainees and is a former examiner for the MRCS at the English and Edinburgh Colleges of Surgeons.
He is the author of the very successful book Instant Anatomy
which has now been translated into 9 languages.