Anatomy of the Esophagus and Stomach
Anatomy of the Esophagus and Stomach

Anatomy of the Esophagus and Stomach

by James Pickering, PhD

The esophagus is a muscular tube that connects the mouth to the stomach, a muscular, J-shaped organ located beneath the rib cage in the upper part of the abdomen. Students will study the gross anatomy of these organs, including their layers, blood supply, innervation, and muscular structures that enable peristalsis and digestion.

Course Details

  • Videos 6
  • Duration 0:22 h
  • Quiz questions 16
  • Concept Pages 3


Your Educators of course Anatomy of the Esophagus and Stomach

 James Pickering, PhD

James Pickering, PhD

Dr. James Pickering is a Professor of Anatomical Education at the University of Leeds, UK.
He obtained his PhD from the University of Leeds in 2019. Currently, he undertakes and publishes research within the areas of anatomy education, digital education, and curriculum design and evaluation.
Due to his achievements, he earned the University of Leeds Teaching Award and was named The Most Innovative Teacher of the Year 2014 and Learning Technologist of the Year 2014.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Pickering teaches courses on Anatomy.

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