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Gross Anatomy Of Thorax, Abdomen, Pelvis And Perineum

COURSE CODE: ANA1202
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.   THORACIC CAGE (1 LH)

 

i.      Bones of the thorax ii.      Ribs

iii.       Lungs iv.                Heart v.           Pleura

vi.      The diaphragm and the thoracic cavity

 

b.  INTERCOSTAL NEUROVASCULAR CONSIDERATIONS (1LH)

 

i.      Arterial Supply

 

ii.      Venous Drainage

 

iii.       Lymphatic Drainage iv.         Nerve Supply

c.   THE PLEURA AND LUNGS  (1 LH)

 

i.      Reflections of the pleura ii.      Recesses of the lungs

iii.     Gross Anatomy of the lungs


iv.      Lobes of the Lungs

 

v.      Blood Supply of the lungs and Pleura

 

d.  THE MEDIASTINUM  ( LH)

 

i.      Divisions of the Mediastinum ii.      The Superior mediastinum

iii.     The Middle Mediastinum

 

iv.      The Posterior and Anterior mediastinum

 

e.   The Venous and Lymphatic drainage (1LH)

 

i.      Venous drainage of the thoracic cavity ii.      Lymphatic drainage

f.   CLINICAL EXAMINATION OF THE THORAX (1 LH)

 

i.      Clinical procedures and examinations of thoracic cavity ii.      Clinical investigations of thorax

iii.     X-Ray

 

g.   The anterior abdominal wall (1LH)

 

i.      Muscles of the anterior aspect of abdomen ii.      Blood and nerve supply

h.   The Gastrointestinal tract (1LH)

 

i.      All organs of GIT Oesophagus, Stomach, small intestine, large intestine ii.      Blood and nerve supply

iii.     Ly

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