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Anatomy Websites
Radiology Websites
Embryology websites
Anatomy videos in the LRC
Anatomy software in the LRC

Anatomy Websites
  1. http://www.med.umich.edu/lrc/coursepages/M1/anatomy/html/home.html
    (great site with dissection videos, anatomy tables and practice quizzes)
  2. http://www.meddean.luc.edu/lumen/MedEd/GrossAnatomy/GA.html
    (anatomy charts and many practice quizzes)
  3. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/research/visible/visible_human.html
    (background to Visible Human Project)
  4. http://thinkanatomy.com/
    (provides links to several anatomy-related websites)
  5. http://www.anatomyarcade.com/index.html
    (interactive games and quizzes)
  6. http://msjensen.cehd.umn.edu/webanatomy/
    (interactive games & quizzes)
  7. http://cim.ucdavis.edu/Eyes/eyesim.htm
    (for learning the eye movements)

Radiology Websites
  1. http://www.med-ed.virginia.edu/courses/rad/
    (detailed radiology information from the UVA 4th year elective site)

  2. http://www.wikiradiography.com/
    (labeled images - excellent source for conventional radiography)

  3. http://www.imaios.com/en/e-Anatomy
    (labeled CR and MRI series - view only with Internet Explorer; register for free access)
  4. ttp://www.med.yale.edu/intmed/cardio/imaging
    (excellent source for cardiothoracic images)

Embryology Anatomy Websites
  1. http://www.visembryo.com/baby/index.html
    (Visible Embryo: presents highlights of embryonic and fetal development)

  2. http://www.indiana.edu/~anat550/embryo_main/index.html
    (contains animations for several systems, including cardiovascular)

  3. http://www.med.upenn.edu/meded/public/berp/overview.mov
    (great animation of the major events of the first four weeks of development and beyond)

  4. http://nmhm.washingtondc.museum/collections/hdac/uic/ecto-meso.mov
    (great animation of gastrulation)

  5. http://www.medmotion.com/gallery.shtml
    (animations of heart development)

  6. http://www.med-ed.virginia.edu/courses/anat/heartdev/
    (movies showing heart development - you need to have Quicktime installed to play these movies)

  7. http://cna.uc.edu/embryology/
    (contains animations of developmental processes - click "contents")

  8. http://www.med.unc.edu/embryo_images/
    (great overview of embryology with cool pictures)

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Anatomy Software in the LRC
  1. Netter's Atlas of Human Anatomy . Available on Library Windows computers.
  2. Simbryo Embryology Images .  Available on Library Windows computers.
  3. MacBaby Fundamentals of Human Embryology . Available Library Windows computers.
  4. VH Dissector . Available on Library Windows computers and Gross Lab Macs.
  5. Anatomy and Physiology Revealed . Available on Library Windows computers and Gross Lab Macs.

    Anatomy videos in the LRC

    Acland’s DVD atlas of human anatomy.
    Robert Acland
    6 videodiscs
    QM25/A35/2004 Kept at the Library Service Desk


    Disc 1: The upper extremity
    Disc 2: The lower extremity
    Disc 3: The trunk
    Disc 4: The head and neck, part 1
    Disc 5: The head and neck, part 2
    Disc 6: The internal organs


    This program presents dissections of unembalmed human bodies, allowing access to specific content through indexes and keyword searches. The specimens rotate relative to the camera, giving a three-dimensional view. Synchronized narration introduces structures and their relationships. Links to section contents and index appear throughout; the main menu offers access to the index, table of contents (including review) and glossary for each disc.

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