Upper Limb Anatomy

Upper Limb Anatomy

by James Pickering, PhD

Upper Extremity

Our expert Dr. James Pickering will introduce you to upper limb anatomy.
He is a Professor of Anatomy and has made various publications in the field. Due to his regular use of various modern learning tools, he was awarded as "The Most Innovative Teacher of the Year 2014".

Although the content of this course is pitched at the intermediate level, people from all backgrounds will be able to gain an insight into the workings of the human body. Among other topics, this course covers:

  • Cutaneous Innervation and Venous Drainage of Upper Limb
  • Anatomy of the Shoulder, the Arm, the Forearm and the Hand
  • Overview of Arterial Supply to Upper Limb
  • Nerve Lesion of Upper Limb

Course Details

  • Videos 10
  • Duration 5:02 h
  • Quiz questions 34
  • Topic reviews 9


Your Educators of course Upper 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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Good describing
By Najmuddin N. on 26. August 2016 for Upper Limb Anatomy

Totally well illustrationer and clearly describing. The modules are more helpy than pics. Regards Najm

I like it
By Mohammad A. on 10. August 2016 for Upper Limb Anatomy

It was clear and amazingly explained But i would like to ask if you can add exams Or quizes with more questions Thanks for the hard effort

I do not want to stop watching!.
By iutzi o. on 24. June 2016 for Upper Limb Anatomy

I think this is one of the best courses to review any topic in medicine, they have the best teachers, the best topics and the best explanations! it is like being in the best university of the whole world!. I do not want to stop studying;-)

OMG! I absolutely love this …
By Khristian M. on 01. June 2016 for Bones and Surface Anatomy of Upper Limb

OMG! I absolutely love this! Brilliant!

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