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 of the male and female reproductive organs, the bladder and rectum.

He currently works as an Associate Professor in Anatomy. He has made various publications on the human anatomy and makes regular use of various modern learning tools. He was therefore awarded as "The 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 10
  • Duration 3:43 h
  • Quiz questions 34
  • Topic reviews 5


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 Neuer N. on 04. September 2016 for Lower Limb Anatomy

Excellent intro to lower limb anatomy - covering only the need to knows. Helpful for exam revision.

it was very helpful..thanks …
By farrukh f. on 08. May 2016 for Bones and Surface Anatomy of Lower Limb

it was very helpful..thanks for your help Dr. James!!

Excellent description …
By iutzi o. on 05. May 2016 for Bones and Surface Anatomy of Lower Limb

Excellent description of the anatomy of the lower limbs!.. I loved the explanation of the movements animated at the end.. those are one of the most difficult aspects to evaluate in clinics to a patient (the normal ranges of movement) thank you very much for making it SO SIMPLE !..