Bones of upper limb, lower limb & vertebrae (Part 1)

What’s in this post? For 3D anatomy, go to :- http://www.vanatomy.com/Skeletal-System.html Anatomy video of the upper extremity bones Fill up these diagrams as a practice OLIS Bones of the body http://elearning.imu.edu.my/file.php/4236/StudyGuide/Musculo/week1/xms1_2.htm Structure of connective tissue, cartilage & bone http://elearning.imu.edu.my/file.php/4236/StudyGuide/Musculo/week1/xms1_1.htm Extra notes by Dr. Nilesh Kumar Mitra (Part 2)     Read more…

Development of Musculoskeletal System

Read up Foundation 1 Embryology & 1st aid basic sciences. OLIS http://elearning.imu.edu.my/file.php/4236/StudyGuide/Musculo/week1/xms1_7.html Skeletal system develops from: Paraxial mesoderm forms somites a segmented series of blocks on each side of neural tube somites form: vertebral column muscles of axial skeleton body wall head Lateral plate mesoderm (somatic layer) forms: pelvic pectoral Read more…

Surface Bony Landmarks

  Palpation from – External Occipital Protuberance Spinous Processes of Vertebrae ( At C7 ) Clavicle Spinous Process of Scapula ( At T3) Inferior Angle of Scapula Iliac crest ( At L4 ) *Note the spine landmarks Why is the L4 level important? Spinal tap is done between level L3 Read more…