Upper Limb Anatomy
Upper Limb Anatomy

Upper Limb Anatomy

by James Pickering, PhD

Upper Extremity

Our expert Dr. James Pickering will introduce you to upper limb anatomy.
Dr. Pickering is a Professor of Anatomy and has written various publications in the field. Due to his regular use of various modern learning tools, he was awarded the title of "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 Lesions of Upper Limb

Course Details

  • Videos 51
  • Duration 5:03 h
  • Quiz questions 159
  • Articles 14


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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It is useful
By Dandu T. on 07. May 2019 for Cubital Fossa – Anatomy of the Arm

Good pictures Understanding the way he teaches Slow and steady

useful - thankyou!
By Sanita K. on 24. April 2019 for Upper Limb Anatomy

manageable amount, not too long but goes into enough depth speed of speech is nice and easy to understand - not too fast

Awesome but...
By Aydarus M. on 17. April 2019 for Clavicle – Bones and Surface Anatomy of Upper Limb

It was a great source of info I just wish it more of a deeper source rather than a sort of overview

By Daniela P. on 25. March 2019 for Clavicle – Bones and Surface Anatomy of Upper Limb

He is always clear in his lectures and is easy to understand him