Courses Catalogue

Gross Anatomy Of Upper And Lower Limbs

COURSE CODE: ANA 1201
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 4
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Physiology (Bachelor)
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: Faculty of Biomedical Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Content and Outline

COURSE CONTENT:

 

a.   THE OSTEOLOGY OF THE UPPER LIMB (2 LH)

 

i.      Scapula, Clavicle ii.      Humerus

iii.     Ulna and radius

 

iv.      Carpal bones, Metacarpal bones, Phalanges


b.  THE JOINTS OF THE UPPER LIMB (1LH)

 

i.      Shoulder joint ii.      Elbow joint

iii.     Wrist joint

 

iv.      Interphalangeal joints

 

 

 

c.               THE SHOULDER REGION (2 LH)

 

i.      The Axilla

 

ii.      Mammary gland iii.     Brachial plexus

 

 

d.  THE ANTERIOR AND POSTERIOR ASPECT OF ARM (1LH)

 

i.      Brachium

 

ii.      Flexor compartments of the arm

 

iii.     Extensor compartments of the arm

 

 

 

e.               THE  ANTERIOR  AND  POSTERIOR  ASPECT  OF  THE FOREARM (1LH)

i.      Flexor compartments of the forearm

 

ii.      Extensor compartments of the forearm iii.     The cubital fossa

iv.      The palm

 

v.      Dorsum of the hand vi.      The Wrist region

vii.     The Snuff Box

 

 

 

f.               RADIOLOGICAL  ANATOMY  OF  THE  UPPER  LIMB  (1

 

LH)

 

a.   Radiological Anatomy of all the bones of the upper limb