Thoracic Viscera
Thoracic Viscera

Thoracic Viscera

by Craig Canby, PhD

Examination of the Thoracic Viscera

Here, Dr. Craig Canby, illustrates the components and activities of the thoracic viscera bit-by-bit, e. g. the thorax, its pulmonary structures, esophagus and nerves.

Having completed much research on the subject, the lecturer additionally takes a look at complex mechanics: blood supplies, heart circulation or respiratory passageways.

This course covers, too:

  • The Lungs and Cardiac Valves
  • The Anatomy of the Heart
  • The Mediastinum

Course Details

  • Videos 25
  • Duration 2:59 h
  • Quiz questions 99
  • Articles 8


Your Educators of course Thoracic Viscera

 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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excellent lecture
By Lara Alicea A. on 08. February 2018 for Mediastinal Areas โ€“ Lungs, mediastinum and cardiac valves

Excellent overview. Explained thoroughly and succinctly. Thank you. Huge help.

By sabi y. on 23. January 2018 for Mediastinal Areas โ€“ Lungs, mediastinum and cardiac valves

Thank you Dr for the lectures. As an non English IMGs, I can't stop watching it again and again. Thank you again for talking slowly.

FNP exam
By Stephanie K. on 22. January 2018 for Thoracic Viscera

I'm just wondering if these lectures and questions pertain to questions on family nurse practitioner national exam as well?

highly recommend
By Alexis D. on 10. January 2018 for Descending Aorta โ€“ Thoracic Vessels

great lecturer. will highly recommend it to every medical student who want to do better in medschool

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