Brain Stem

Brain Stem

by Craig Canby, PhD

What are the components of the brain stem? What do the anterior and posterior surfaces look like? What are the most common brain-stem lesions?

Prof. Craig Canby and Lecturio will provide you with the knowledge you need to know about the brain stem to pass your USMLE Step 1. Learn about:

  • Midbrain, Pons and Medulla Oblongata
  • The arterial supply
  • Different typical brain-stem-lesions, such as medial and lateral medullary syndrome

Many quiz questions will help you to prove your knowledge. Attached topic reviews can be additional learning material and complete your USMLE exam preparation.

Course Details

  • Videos 12
  • Duration 0:43 h
  • Quiz questions 0
  • Topic reviews 1


Your Educators of course Brain Stem

 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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Missing alot of information
By Suad A. on 25. September 2016 for Brain Stem

Missing alot of important information Missing alot of important information

Education revolutionalised
By Moses M. on 05. August 2016 for Brain Stem

Brilliant!! Such an eye opener with meticulous presentation. I now know where to go for clarification