This application contains our series of lectures on the Thorax and Abdomen from www.instantanatomy.net
The lectures are presented 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 and Mediastinum
The Diaphragm and Respiration
The Heart and Pericardium
The Fetal Circulation
The Abdomen: Surface Anatomy and Peritoneum
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
The Abdomen : Anterior Abdominal Wall and Inguinal Canal
The Inguinal Canal
The Abdomen : Posterior Abdominal Wall
The Abdomen : Kidneys, Ureters and Bladder
The Abdomen : 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.
The lectures 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 topographical anatomy 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.