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Anatomical help: Jan. 18-25

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Winter anatomy: Jan. 11-18

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, January 12, 2017

Thanks to 'net detectives: Paul Blumstein, A. J. Petto, and Derek Kendig

Around and about the body

Embarrassing lesions: Graphic content

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1603913?query=TOC

Short, free note, images: New Engl. j. med.

Spiral bowel

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1601775?query=TOC

Short, free piece, images: New Engl. j. med.

Arthritis and pre-diabetes

http://www.healio.com/rheumatology/practice-management/news/online/%7Bed06022b-f870-49a9-bd5c-bc2a082837a3%7D/study-nearly-one-third-of-adults-with-pre-diabetes-also-have-arthritis

Short, free item, link: Healio

La Specola anatomical museum

http://www.atlasobscura.com/places/la-specola

Website, images, links: Atlas obscura

Zika and birth defects

https://www.scientificamerican.com/podcast/episode/zika-linked-to-a-variety-of-birth-defects/?WT.mc_id=SA_MB_20170111

Full, free blog, links: Sci. Am.

Matters circulatory

Subclavian artery variations

http://www.anatomyatlases.org/AnatomicVariants/Cardiovascular/Text/Arteries/Subclavian.shtml

Complete, free report, table, images, refs.: Anat. atlases

Variations in the cat circulation

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25318975

Free abstract: Anal. histol. ebryol.

Hypertension in pulmonary artery/ventricular septum defect

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2016-218972.full

Short, free item, linked cites., images: BMJ case rep.

Dysplasia in the brachial artery

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1602931?query=TOC

Brief, free item, image from New Engl. j. med.

Getting a head

Tiny cerebellum found in girl's ovary

https://www.newscientist.com/article/2117286-miniature-brain-and-skull-found-inside-16-year-old-girls-ovary/?cmpid=NLC%7CNSNS%7C2017-1201-newGLOBAL&utm_medium=NLC&utm_source=NSNS

Complete, free report, links: New sci.

Alzheimer and concussions linked

http://www.rdmag.com/news/2017/01/link-found-between-concussions-alzheimers?et_cid=5777903&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=5777903&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free essay from R&D mag.

Nose scabbing

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1604459?query=TOC

Short, free note, images: New Engl. j. med.

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The new year of anatomy: Jan. 4-11

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, January 5, 2017

Thanks to 'net detective Paul Blumstein

Appendicular

US Civil War amputations--Warning: disturbing images

https://timeline.com/photos-civil-war-amputees-957a4d9b064a#.9x8ag9cy3

Free photo album, links: Timeline

Walk more, fall less

http://www.health.harvard.edu/exercise-and-fitness/walking-program-linked-to-reduced-disability?utm_source=delivra&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=WR20170106-Walking&utm_id=356213&dlv-ga-memberid=21287211&mid=21287211&ml=356213

Short note: Harvard U.

Separation at acromioclavicular

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1603316?query=TOC

Short, free item, images: New Engl. j. med.

The rest of the body

Long-term weight loss after teens' bariatric surgery

http://www.thelancet.com/journals/landia/article/PIIS2213-8587(16)30315-1/fulltext

Free abstract: Lancet

Facial recognition area develops concurrent with function

http://science.sciencemag.org/content/355/6320/68

Free abstract from Science

Trauma to eye and vitreous avulsion

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2016-218303.full

Brief, free note, linked cite., image: BMJ case rep.

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Holiday anatomy: Dec. 16-Jan. 4

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, December 16, 2016

Thanks to 'net detectives Robert Leopard, Robert Slothus, and Kevin Patton

Around and about the body

Drawing and anatomy learning

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/m/pubmed/26775609/

Free abstract: Morphologie

The mesentery is a distinct organ

http://www.sciencealert.com/it-s-official-a-brand-new-human-organ-has-been-classified

Complete, free report, links, images: Sci. alert

Nervous system matters

Call for more research: women and concussions

http://www.rdmag.com/news/2017/01/concussions-brain-pushing-more-research-women?et_cid=5760986&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=5760986&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Short, free note: R&D mag.

Afferent, sacral nerves autonomic?

https://thebrainissocool.com/2016/11/18/a-revolution-in-neuroanatomy/

Full, free story: The brain is cool

Stiff: The curious lives of cadavers

https://www.theguardian.com/books/2003/jul/26/featuresreviews.guardianreview6

Review: Guardian

Obesity-related

Increased atrial fib. with bariatric surgery in obesity

http://www.onlinejacc.org/content/68/23/2497

Complete, free report, linked cites., figs.: JACC

Higher BMI, early death more likely

http://www.health.harvard.edu/diet-and-weight-loss/higher-bmi-linked-to-early-death?utm_source=delivra&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=WR20161125-HealthyEating&utm_id=315172&dlv-ga-memberid=21287211&mid=21287211&ml=315172

Press release: Harvard U.

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The body: Dec. 9-16

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, December 9, 2016

The body: Dec. 9-16

Thanks to 'net detectives Kevin Patton and Paul Blumstein

The abdominal snow person

Why no penis bone in humans?

http://rspb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/283/1844/20161736

Complete, free report, linked cites., graphic: Proc. roy. soc B

Hello spleen!

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/12/13/505349283/meet-the-spleen-the-strange-little-organ-that-can-multiply

Full, free story, links, images: NPR

The agony of de feet and the rest of the lower extremity

Fractured patella

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1514818?query=TOC

Short, free item, images from New Engl. j. med.

Footprint evidence: Did Lucy have sister wives?

https://elifesciences.org/content/5/e19568

Complete, free report, linked cites., images: eLife

Elsewhere in the body

Coach potato? What are the costs?

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/interactive-body-map-physical-inactivity-and-the-risks-to-your-health/?WT.mc_id=SA_HLTH_20161213

Brief, free note, interactive chart: Sci. Am.

Fewer heavy babies

https://www.statnews.com/2016/12/13/chubby-babies-decline/

Full, free item: Stat

Successful thrombectomy

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2016/bcr-2016-218238.full

Short, free item, linked cited, images: BMJ case rep.


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Anatomy today: Dec. 1-8

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, December 1, 2016
Updated: Friday, December 2, 2016

Anatomy today: Dec. 1-8

Thanks to 'net detectives Linda Moussakova, Pat Bowne, and A.J. Petto

Around and about the body

Robust arms: better swinging for Lucy

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0166095

Complete, free report, linked cites., images from PLoS One

Mottled skin

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1602055?query=TOC

Short, free item, images from New Engl. j. med.

The art of the teaching chart

http://translate.google.com/translate?sl=fr&tl=en&u=http%3A%2F%2Flmoussakova.wordpress.com/

Free from website

CNS

Brain neural pathways

http://library.med.utah.edu/kw/animations/hyperbrain/pathways/

Free website from U. Utah

One year of football, brain changes already

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/11/161128132757.htm

Full, free essay from Sciencedaily

Spinal cord injury and megacolon

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1604013?query=TOC

Brief, free note, images, video from New Engl. j. med.

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Anatomical news: Nov. 21-30

Posted By David L. Evans, Monday, November 21, 2016
Updated: Monday, November 28, 2016

Anatomical news: Nov. 21-30

Thanks to 'net detectives Sheri Boyce, Jon Jackson, J. Ellen Lathrop-Davis, and William Hoover

Where to donate body?

Whole body in 7 states

http://www.sciencecare.com/?gclid=CjwKEAiA9s_BBRCL3ZKWsfblgS8SJACbST7DSUxZX7p6oHAR7qoSFhLAoMaU2K3k05BYJjbgSZ6j6BoCya3w_wcB

Free site from Science care

Maryland

http://www.anatomygifts.org/home.html

From Anatomy gifts registry

Brain banks

https://neurobiobank.nih.gov/pages/donor_resources/

Free site from NIH

Around and about the body

Human embryo

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2016/nov/24/3d-embryo-atlas-reveals-human-development-in-unprecedented-detail

Free site, images, video from The Guardian

Huge hiatal hernia

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1515408?query=TOC

Short, free item, images from New Engl. j. med.

Ouch! Stiff joints in the AM. Why?

http://www.health.harvard.edu/pain/what-makes-my-joints-stiff-in-the-morning?utm_source=delivra&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=WR20161118-Osteoarthritis&utm_id=308147&dlv-ga-memberid=21287211&mid=21287211&ml=308147

Short, free item from Harvard U.

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Falling into anatomy: Nov. 11-18

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, November 11, 2016
Updated: Friday, November 18, 2016

Falling into anatomy: Nov. 11-18

Dentition

Predicting the evolution of human dentation

https://www.nsf.gov/news/mmg/mmg_disp.jsp?med_id=80266

Press release, downloadable images from NSF

Emerging views of early mammalian evolution

http://www.umass.edu/newsoffice/article/changing-views-evolutionary-factors-work

Press release, images of teeth, video from U.MA/Amherst

Around and about the body

Ruptured ectopic pregnancy

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1509537?query=TOC

Short, free note, images from New Engl. j. med.

Different types of pain, different sensors

http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/314062.php

Complete, free report, links from Med. news today

Embryology of the heart

http://michikomaruyama.ca/artoflearning/?p=5686

Free animation from Art of learn.

Too many trabeculae in left ventricle

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2016/bcr-2016-217526.full

Brief, free item, linked cites., images from BMJ case rep.

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Modern anatomy: Nov. 4-11

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, November 4, 2016
Updated: Friday, November 11, 2016

Modern anatomy: Nov. 4-11

Thanks to 'net detective Valerie Dean O'Loughlin

The bones

Amelia Earhart's skeleton found

http://www.cnn.com/2016/11/01/world/history-rewritten-amelia-earhart-trnd/index.html

Complete, free report, video, links from CNN

They intended that these skulls be deformed

http://mentalfloss.com/article/87676/10-intentionally-deformed-skulls-around-world

Short explanations, images, links from Mental floss

Special deliveries

Obesity and caesarian sections

https://www.nsf.gov/news/mmg/mmg_disp.jsp?med_id=81485

Explanation, audio file from NSF

Postpartum aortic dissection

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2016/bcr-2016-218236.full

Short, free item, linked cites, CT scans from BMJ case rep.

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Amazing anatomy: Oct. 28-Nov. 4

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, October 28, 2016
Updated: Friday, November 4, 2016

Amazing anatomy: Oct. 28-Nov. 4

A method to predict gunshot survivorship

http://www.neurology.org/content/early/2016/10/26/WNL.0000000000003355

Abstract from Neurology

Long survival of anencephalic infant

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2016/bcr-2016-215986.full

Short, free note, linked cites, images from BMJ case rep.

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