Anatomy of the Large Intestine
Anatomy of the Large Intestine

Anatomy of the Large Intestine

by James Pickering, PhD

The large intestine (colon) is a key component of the human digestive system. It follows the small intestine and is responsible for further processing indigestible food particles, absorbing water and electrolytes, and forming feces for elimination from the body. Students will study the gross anatomy of the large intestine, including its segments, blood supply, and innervation.

Course Details

  • Videos 7
  • Duration 0:29 h
  • Quiz questions 18
  • Concept Pages 3


Your Educators of course Anatomy of the Large Intestine

 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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