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Anatomy & Physiology

Access specialised resources for anatomy, physiology, pathology and medical imaging through the RMIT University Library. Resources include online 3D interactive images and videos of the human body, image collections, and books.


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Primal Pictures

What you will find in Primal Pictures ...

3D Atlas focuses on the structural relationships between the organs and other parts of the body.
There are 9 regional models: Head & Neck, Spine, Shoulder & Arm, Forearm & Hand, Thorax & Abdomen, Pelvis, Hip, Leg, Ankle & Foot. It also offers 3D Real-Time imaging of the above plus various other specific anatomical regions and systems.

Functional Anatomy focuses on the study of anatomy in its relation to function. The collection includes Sports Injuries of the Shoulder, Sports Injuries of the Knee, Sports Injuries of the Foot, Exercise, Pilates, Yoga, and Resistance Training.

Anatomy & Physiology offers chapters similar to a standard textbook, with learning outcomes, quizzes, case studies and interactive learning activities. Sections include: Body Plan and Organization, Chemistry, Cell Biology, Histology, Integumentary System, Skeletal System, Muscular System, Nervous System, Special Senses, Endocrine System, Blood, Cardiovascular System, Lymphatic System and Immunity, Respiratory System, Digestive System, Metabolism, Urinary System, Fluid, Electrolyte & Acid-Base Balance, Reproductive System, Development and Inheritance.

The Imaging collection incudes Upper and Lower Limb Ultrasound, and CT and MRI of Thorax, Abdomen and Pelvis.

The Clinical Specialties include Chiropractic, Head and Neck Neuroanatomy, Dentistry, Real-time Dentistry and Dental Hygiene.

The Therapy group includes Acupuncture, Anatomy Trains, and Massage and Manual Therapy.

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Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination

Imaging Reference Center

Pathology Reference Center