Anatomy Learning Resources
Duke University Medical School
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Detailed Reading List
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Pre-lab exercise
Pre-lab video
How to Use the Online dissector - PLEASE READ FIRST    
Vertebrae - Team Based Event    
Lab 1
Tues, Aug 13
Skin and Hypaxial Muscles

Surface Anatomy of the Back

Lab 1 Pre-lab video
Mon, Aug 19
(Written) Lecture: Intro to Embryology, TBS and Typical Spinal Nerve
Lab 2
Wed, Aug 21
Epaxial Muscles

Vertebral Curvature

Lab 2 Pre-lab video
Lab 3
Wed, Aug 28
Laminectomy and Ventral Body Wall
Spinal Cord and Ventral Body Wall

Lab 3 Pre-lab video

Laminectomy video

Tues, Sept 3
(Written) Lecture: Thoracic Autonomics, Body Wall, Mediastinum; (Practical) Lab: Back
Lab 4
Wed, Sept 18
Mediastinum and Heart
Surface Anatomy of the Heart
Lab 4 pre-lab video
Fri, Sept 27
Thorax- Team Application    
Mon, Sept 30
(Written) Lecture: Cardiovascular development, Thorax- Heart and Lungs
Lab 5
Wed, Oct 2
Lungs and Posterior Thorax
Surface Anatomy of the Pleura and Lungs
Lab 5 pre-lab video
Lab 6
Mon, Oct 7
Anterior Body Wall and Abdominal Viscera
Surface Anatomy of the Anterior Abdominal Wall
Lab 6 pre-lab video
Lab 7
Wed, Oct 9
Removal of GI and UG Tracts, and Posterior Abdominal Wall
Surface Anatomy of the Abdominal Viscera
Lab 7 pre-lab video
(Written) Lecture: Development of the diaphragm, Abdomen- foregut, midgut, hindgut; (Practical) Lab: Thorax and Abdomen
Lab 8
Mon, Oct 21
Surface Anatomy of the Inguinal Region
Lab 8 pre-lab video
Lab 9
Wed, Oct 23
Pelvis & Perineum

Lab 9 pre-lab video

Perineum video

Lab 10
Fri, Oct 25
Pelvic Contents
Surface Anatomy of the Pelvis & Perineum
Lab 10 pre-lab video

(Written) Lecture: Pelvis, autonomics, GI and UG Embryology

Lab 11
Mon, Oct 28
Shoulder, Axilla, and Arm
Surface Anatomy of the Shoulder, Axilla, and Arm
Lab 11 pre-lab video
Lab 12
Wed, Oct 30
Flexor Compartment and Palm
Surface Anatomy of the Forearm and Hand
Lab 12 pre-lab video
Lab 13
Fri, Nov 1
Extensor Compartment and Hand
Vessels of the Upper Limb
Lab 13 pre-lab video
Lab 14
Mon, Nov 4
Gluteal Region and Posterior Thigh
Surface Anatomy of the Gluteal Region
Lab 14 pre-lab video
Lab 15
Wed, Nov 6
Anterior thigh and leg
Surface Anatomy of the Thigh and Leg
Lab 15 pre-lab video
Thur, Nov 7
Orthopedics - Team Application
Lab 16
Fri, Nov 8
Posterior leg and foot

Forelimb & Hind Limb Osteology

Surface Anatomy of the Foot

Lab 16a pre-lab video

Lab 16b pre-lab video

Mon, Nov 11
(Written) Lecture: Limb development, upper limb, lower limb; (Practical) Lab: Pelvis and Limbs
Lab 17
Mon, Nov 18
Face and Scalp

Dry Skull

Surface Anatomy of the Face

Lab 17 pre-lab video

Skull Osteology Video

Lab 18
Wed, Nov 20
Neck and Carotid Sheath

Cross Section and Surface Anatomy of the Neck

Lab 18 pre-lab video
Lab 19
Fri, Nov 22

Mastication and Infratemporal Fossa 1


Mon, Nov 25
(Written) Lecture: Head and Neck Development, Face and Scalp, Neck, Infratemporal fossa
Lab 20
Mon, Nov 25

Mastication and Infratemporal Fossa 2

Lab 20 pre-lab video
Lab 21
Mon, Dec 2
Interior of the Cranium
Lab 21 pre-lab video: Removal of the Brain
Lab 22
Wed, Dec 4
Cerebral Cortex and Blood Supply to the CNS
Lab 22 pre-lab video: Removal of the Brain
Lab 23
Fri, Dec 6
Brain Stem Surface and Cranial Nerves
Lab 23 pre-lab video: Removal of the Brain
Lab 24
Mon, Dec 9
Eye and Orbit (optional dissection of the Ear)
Surface Anatomy of the Eye and Ear
Lab 24 pre-lab video
Lab 25
Tues, Dec 10
Pharynx and Retropharyngeal Space
Atlanto-occipital Joint & Larynx

Lab 25 pre-lab video

Larynx video

Wed, Dec 11
Head and Neck Team Application
Lab 26
Wed, Dec 11
Bisected Head

The Mouth and Pulse Points of the Head

Lab 26 pre-lab video
Lab 27
Thur, Dec 12
Internal Anatomy of the Brainstem and Spinal Cord    
Lab 28
Fri, Dec 13
Internal Anatomy of the Forebrain    
Mon, Dec 16
(Written) Lecture: Cranial autonomics, Special senses, Interior of the cranium, Development of the CNS; (Practical) Lab: Head, Neck, Brain    

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