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 5
  • Duration 2:59 h
  • Quiz questions 28
  • Topic reviews 7


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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By Minnie D. on 18. December 2016 for Lungs, mediastinum and cardiac valves

The lecture is really helpful and everything is well explained

The quizes are great
By Gary w. on 01. December 2016 for Thoracic Viscera

The instructor points out important points that would actually be used in practice

very helpful
By Neuer N. on 21. November 2016 for Thoracic Viscera

it was easy to understand about the nerves and it will be good to make an outline of these structures. Good to learn about the clinical information it was quite interesting.

By Tianxiao J. on 03. November 2016 for Thoracic Viscera

I think the prof should use lazer pen when explaining the structures ;

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