Abdominal Wall
Abdominal Wall

Abdominal Wall

by Craig Canby, PhD

Structure of the Abdominal Wall

The abdominal wall is a vital part of the human body and a common topic in medical exams. Back, vertebral column, pelvis … The following program introduces you to all associated organs and tissues.

Prof. Craig Canby displays understanding pain and patterns related to this area of the anatomy, sentinel node biopsy, osteology and more. He serves as a professor of anatomy at the Des Moines University in Iowa.

Likewise included are:

  • The Muscles and Topographic Anatomy of the Back
  • The Diaphragm
  • The Pelvic Wall and Floor

Course Details

  • Videos 44
  • Duration 4:58 h
  • Quiz questions 164
  • Articles 10


Your Educators of course Abdominal Wall

 Craig Canby, PhD

Craig Canby, PhD

Dr. Craig Canby is Professor of Anatomy at Des Moines University in Iowa. He studied Biology and Chemistry at the Iowa Wesleyan College and later got his Ph.D. in Anatomy at the University of Iowa.
Canby has received many awards and honors for his work including the DPT Class of 2008 Teaching Excellence Award and the Award Hancher Finkbine Medallion.
His research is especially focused on anatomical variations and technology-enabled student learning.

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very well summaraized, and explained, the doctor did very well
By Edgar B. on 29. November 2018 for Surface Anatomy of the Abdominal Wall – Overview

i did very like how it was explained the anatomy, i enjoyed every single bit of the conference

By Rayane B. on 04. October 2018 for Typical Vertebra – Vertebral Column

TOP stuff ! I wish my lecturer was like that because you are amazing

By Mariana E. on 17. September 2018 for Superficial Back Muscles – Back Muscles

This lecture is easy to memorize and understand, also it has accurate and clear information.

Succinct yet Informative
By codukwe@buffalo.edu r. on 18. August 2018 for Concepts – Vertebral Column

Thank you Dr. Canby for your succinct yet informative introduction to the concepts of the vertebral column. The pictures and pauses were very helpful, as I was able to follow along with the presentation. You presented the information intuitively.

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