Anatomy Learning Resources
Duke University Medical School
 
Schedule
Detailed Reading List

LME = Langman's Medical Embryology. All other readings are from Gray's Anatomy for Students

Week Lecture Pages Lab Pages Comments
1 1: Introduction to the Normal Body Course 4-33      
  2: Typical Body Segment and Typical  Spinal Nerve 34-40; 57-87      
  EB 1: Introductory Embryology LME: 36-43; 47-84; 104-106      
  3: TBE 1: Vertebrae 59-85 1: Skin & Hypaxial l Muscles 4-56; 87-99; 111-122   
  4: Body Wall & Autonomics I & Intro to Radiology 41-first half of 45; 124-179 2: Epaxial Muscles 4-56; 87-99; 111-122   
         
2 5: Ventral Body Wall, Mediastinum & Heart second half of 45-first half of 49; 124-127; 177-203 3: Laminectomy, & Ventral Body Wall 101-111; 124-155  
  EB 2: Cardiovascular System Development LME: 162-200      
           
3     4: Mediastinum and Heart 177-243  
  EB 3: Development of the Diaphragm and Lungs LME: 147; 201-207     Clinical Case 4 (237)
  6: Breathing & Autonomics II 128-136; 158-177; 204-232 5: Lungs and Posterior Thorax 124-179  
  7: TBE 2: Thorax      
           
4 EXAM 1: Back & Typical Spinal Nerve        
  EB 4: GI Development LME: 208-231    
  8: Coelom & Foregut 246-259; 262-265; 268-282; 292-300; 316-332; 382-390 6: Anterior Body Wall & Abdominal Viscera 264-265  
           
5 9: Midgut, Hindgut, & Posterior Abdominal Wall 300-316; 333-336; 341 (lymphatics); 349-373; 378-381 7: Removal of GI and UG Tracts, and Posterior Abdominal Wall 264-265; 336-340 Clinical Case 10 (399)
  EB 5: UG Development  LME: 232-242 ; GAS Clinical Case 3 (505) 8: Inguinal Region and Gonads 260-261; 282-291 Clinical Case 5 (394)
           
6 10: Pelvic Organization & Hernia 406-462; 477-496; 462-468    
  11: Abdominal & Pelvic Autonomics 341-347; 374-377; 417-418; 469-470 9: Perineum 436-438; 478-492; 497-503 Clinical Case 1 (504)
  EB 6: Sexual Differentiation LME: 243-259      
  12: TBE 3: Pelvic & Abdominal Vessels 329-336; 471-477; 492-495 10: Pelvic Contents 441-447 Clincal Cases 5 & 7 (507, 509)
7 EXAM 2: Thorax & Abdomen        
  13: Brachial Plexus & Arm 650-730, 775-785 11: Shoulder, Axilla, and Arm Same readings as Lecture 11 Clinical Cases 1-3, 7, 9 (786-791)
  14: Forearm & Wrist 724-751 12: Flexor Compartment and Palm Same readings as Lectures 12 & 13 Clinical Case 6 (789)
          Clinical Cases 5, 8 (788-790)
           
8 15: Hand 751-774 13: Extensor Compartment & Hand Same readings as Lectures 12 & 13  
  16: Lumbosacral Plexus 521-524; 537-540; 573-575; 628-637 14: Gluteal Region and Posterior Thigh 512-537; 547-555; 568-569; 628-629 Clinical Case 3 (642)
  EB 7: Limb Development LME: Ch. 9 and 10      
  17: Lower Limb Muscle Actions and Functions 518-520; 545-551; 561-569; 589-592; 595-598 (Only on muscle) 15: Anterior Thigh & Leg 540-547; 555-599 Clinical Cases 1-3, 6 (638-645)
           
9 18: Foot Mechanics 600-627; 633-635 16: Foot Same readings as Lecture 11 Clinical Cases 5, 7 (644-646)
  19: TBE 4: Orthopedics TBE   17: Joints of the Upper & Lower Limb 514-515; 532-535; 575-584; 605-612; 651-655; 668-675; 724-729; 734-736; 754-756 (Only limb joints)   
  20: Head & Neck 796-811      
  EB 8: Head and Neck Development LME: 133-141; 260-286      
  21: Skull & Facial Structures 812-829; 856-877; 1061-1070 18: Dry Skull 812-827; Same readings as Lecture 19  
      19: Face & Scalp 856-879  
10 EXAM 3: Limbs        
  22: Cranial Nerves 848-855 20: Interior of Cranium Same readings as Lectures 20 & 21  Clincal Case 8 (1078)
           
           
           
11 23: Special Senses 848-855,878-919,1028-1031,1037-1043 21: Eye & Orbit (optional dissection of the Ear) Same readings as Lecture 22 Clinical Case 7 (1077)
           
  24: Anatomy of the Neck 947-984 22: Neck & Carotid Sheath 958-961; Same readings as Lecture 23 Clinical Case 4 (1074)
  25: TBE 5: Facial and Cranial Vasculature 830-847, Clinical Case 3-5 (1073-5) 23: Pharynx and Retropharyngeal Space 948-950; 985-1013  
           
12 26: Cranial Autonomics 848-854, 864; 881, 883-4; 893-898; 912, 917-9; 934-7; 942-5; 979-81 24: Bisected Head I 985-997; 1041; 1026-9; 1052 Clinical Case 6 (1076)
  27: Swallowing & Phonation 920-947; 1030-1054 25: Bisected Head II 1013-1044; 1048-54; Also see readings from Lecture 26   
           
  28: Mastication 920-940; Also see readings from Lab 25 26: First Pharyngeal Arch 920-946; 1034-7; 1052-60 Clinical Case 2 (1072)
13 EXAM 4: Head & Neck only        

 

 

 

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