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 166
  • 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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Abdominal wall
By OKWIR A. on 30. November 2020 for Abdominal Wall

It is really clear . I got it interesting and worth following.

Great review
By Edison T. on 13. November 2020 for Lumbar Vertebrae – Vertebral Column

Great review of the lumbar, sacral and coccygeal vertebrae. Thank you very much!

Highlighting structures
By Edison T. on 03. November 2020 for Segmental Vertebral Specification – Vertebral Column

The lecture was great, I would appreciate if there is highlighting of the specific structures mentioned in the video. An arrow pointing to the structure sometimes does not suffice. Thank you very much!

Thanks, Dr. Craig
By Samar M. on 05. October 2020 for Typical Vertebra – Vertebral Column

good, organized , very informative. first time to study anatomy and find it very helpful and gain a lot of information