Lower Limb Anatomy
Lower Limb Anatomy

Lower Limb Anatomy

by James Pickering, PhD

Lower Extremity

Our expert Dr. James Pickering will detail the anatomy, vasculature, nerve supply and lymphatic drainage system of the male and female reproductive organs, the bladder and rectum.

He currently works as an Associate Professor in Anatomy. He has written various publications on the human anatomy and makes regular use of various modern learning tools. He was therefore awarded the title of "Most Innovative Teacher of the Year 2014".

This course is designed for medical, biomedical or allied healthcare undergraduate and postgraduate students wanting to learn or refresh their knowledge in this area. Although the content is pitched at the intermediate level, people from all backgrounds will be able to gain an insight into the workings of the human body.
In detail, this course includes:

  • Cutaneous Innervation and Venous Drainage of Lower Limb
  • Lumbrosacral Plexus
  • Gluteal Region and Posterior Thigh
  • Anatomy of the Leg and the Foot

Course Details

  • Videos 67
  • Duration 3:41 h
  • Quiz questions 144
  • Articles 11


Your Educators of course Lower Limb Anatomy

 James Pickering, PhD

James Pickering, PhD

Dr. James Pickering did his Ph.D. at the University of Leeds where he currently works as Associate Professor in Anatomy. He has made various publications on the human anatomy, such as "Access Anatomy: Abdomen", and is heavily involved in the delivery of anatomy teaching to medical, dental and intercalating students.

He regularly uses various modern learning tools to a great extent and was therefore rewarded as "The Most Innovative Teacher of the Year 2014" and "Learning Technologist of the Year 2014" by the Association of Learning Technologists. Additionally, he also received the "University of Leeds Teaching Award".

Amongst others, he currently researches contemporary methods of learning, e. g. the use of blended learning resources on student engagement and assessment, or the screencast as a method of consolidation as well as revision.

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By Anindita G. on 01. January 2021 for Lower Limb Anatomy

Images are small and kindly make the curser bigger and point out to proper location of interest. Otherwise excellent explanation.

Small images, hard to visualize
By Edison T. on 20. December 2020 for Surface Anatomy โ€“ Lower Limb

Nice video, would appreciate bigger images to observe surface landmarks clearly, thanks!

Great Online ressource, A Disection part possible?
By OKWIR A. on 27. November 2020 for Lower Limb Anatomy

Really clear explanation, not bulky yet almost exhaustive. I wish there were an accompanying atlas, I mean real disection showing the discussed content. I think it's really important for better grasp of the concept. Thanks, Aron Okwir, Uganda.

It's helpful
By Otaru O. on 17. November 2020 for Lower Limb Anatomy

It help me to go forward and to track my progress