Understanding abdominal anatomy and physiology is essential to understanding the human body as a whole. The abdomen contains all of the digestive organs as well as the liver, kidneys and gallbladder. In addition, many important blood vessels travel through the abdomen, including the aorta and the inferior vena cava. As a future or current health care professional, insight into this region of anatomy will be critical to your success.
Many conditions and disease affect the abdomen and its structures. Therefore, a firm grasp of abdominal anatomy is necessary to effectively diagnose and treat patients.Who better to review abdominal anatomy with, than an experienced expert?
Join Dr. James Pickering, an Associate Professor of Anatomy at the University of Leeds, UK, as he reviews abdominal anatomy via high yield lectures supported by interactive quizzes, topic reviews and mnemonics. Dr. Pickering is an innovative educator whose goal is to make the learning process effective and efficient.
This course will cover all of the following, essential concepts:
If you are interested in a dynamic approach to learning, start reviewing with Dr. Pickering today.
Thanks dr. James Pickering, Since I've started to use lecturio I can understand much better the subject of Anatomy. It's hard but well... I wish to pass the final exams!! Thanks, Laura :)
my fellow course mates good for recalling important information before exams
thank you very much for the course, it helped me a lot.
As a newly qualified paramedic, the lectures are assisting me in going into much more detail and understand deeper the anatomy and physiology of the body, allowing for a more detailed assessment yet still responsive within emergency care situations.