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The body: Dec. 9-16

Posted By David L. Evans, 23 hours ago

The body: Dec. 9-16

Successful thrombectomy

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

Short, free item, linked cited, images from 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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The world of anatomy: Oct. 21-28

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, October 21, 2016
Updated: Friday, October 28, 2016

The world of anatomy: Oct. 21-28

Thanks to 'net detective Tasha Sturm

In the radial skeleton

Branchial cleft connecting to external auditory canal

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1503044?query=TOC

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

Disc problems after space travel?

http://www.rdmag.com/article/2016/10/going-space-bad-back?et_cid=5642809&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=5642809&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free item from R&D mag.

Around and about the body

The tangled web of Homo pelvis evolution

http://www.americanscientist.org/issues/feature/2016/6/an-updated-prehistory-of-the-human-pelvis/1

Full, free article, images, refs. from Am. sci.

Cleaning skeletons

http://www.jakes-bones.com/p/how-to-clean-animal-bones.html

Website, images, links

Pathological anatomy

Moms, bariatric surgery, more complications in infants

http://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamasurgery/fullarticle/2569812

Complete, free report, linked cites. from JAMA

Ectopic pregnancy at Cesarian scar

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2016/bcr-2016-217311.full

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

Gas around the kidney

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1501812?query=TOC

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

Junk in an enlarged left atrium

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2016/bcr-2016-217660.full

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

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Anatomical science: Oct. 14-21

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, October 14, 2016
Updated: Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Anatomical science: Oct. 14-21

Bariatric surgery changes brain

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/weight-loss-surgery-alters-the-brain/?WT.mc_id=SA_DD_20161018

Complete, free report from Sci. Am.

Sub-retinal abscess

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2016/bcr-2016-217274.full

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

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Highlights of anatomy: Oct. 5-14

Posted By David L. Evans, Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Updated: Thursday, October 13, 2016

Highlights of anatomy: Oct. 5-14

Thanks to 'net detective Shawn Parcells

Getting a head

Development of corpus collosum

http://www.cell.com/cell-reports/fulltext/S2211-1247(16)31255-4

Full, free essay, linked cites., MANY figs. from Cell. rep.

Long-term impacts of head trauma

http://journals.plos.org/plosmedicine/article?id=10.1371/journal.pmed.1002103

Full, free article, linked cites., figs. from PLoS med.

Brain modulyzer

http://www.rdmag.com/news/2016/10/brain-modulyzer-provides-interactive-window-brain?et_cid=5610443&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=5610443&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free essay from R&D mag.

Big brain, big yawn

https://www.statnews.com/2016/10/04/yawning-brain-size/

Complete, free report, video, links from STAT

Around and about the body

The medical examiner's story

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N3gYGpq9qrI&app=desktop

Full, free video from YouTube

Contested findings

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cp2b4ygMORM&app=desktop

Another video from YouTube

Incomplete placental attachment

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1513423?query=TOC

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

Acute mesenteric ischemia

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1509318?query=TOC

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

Ancient H. sapiens footprints found

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2016/10/ancient-human-footprints-africa-volcano-science/

Complete, free report, links, images from Nat'l. geo.

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Current anatomy: Sept. 21-Oct. 5

Posted By David L. Evans, Monday, September 26, 2016
Updated: Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Current anatomy: Sept. 21-Oct. 5

Thanks to 'net detectives Derek Kendig, Volha Minich, Valerie Dean O'Loughlin, Ann Radant, Pat Bowne, and A.J. Petto

The skin

A better understanding of the skin barrier

http://www.rdmag.com/news/2016/09/scientists-uncover-skin-barrier?et_cid=5585257&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=5585257&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report from R&D mag.

Why are tattoos permanent?

https://www.liverdoctor.com/ever-wondered-tattoos-remain-permanent/

Free website, video from Liverdoc.

Hernia comes out thru skin, appendix too

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2016/bcr-2016-217585.full

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

Getting a head

Cleft palate and long-term health issues

http://archpedi.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=2556204

Full, free article, lined cites., figs. from JAMA

Optic cup fails to close in embryo

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2016/bcr-2016-216984.full

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

Release of UK brain mapping results

http://imaging.ukbiobank.ac.uk/

Slide show from Biobank website

12 cranial nerves as The 12 days of Christmas

http://www.nursingjourney.com/cranialnervessong.htm

From website

Around and about the body

What can we learn from bariatric surgery?

http://www.drsharma.ca/resetting-the-setpoint-is-there-something-to-learn-from-bariatric-surgery

From website

Organ donation

http://www.radiolab.org/story/donation-and-mutation/

Free podcast from Radiolab

The development of the lymphatic system

http://www.embryology.ch/anglais/pcardio/lymph01.html

Website, images from Human embryol.

Old folks

Neanderthaler's middle ears more similar to modern

http://www.rdmag.com/news/2016/09/neanderthal-middle-ear-structure-found-be-closer-modern-human-apes?et_cid=5582102&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=5582102&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free essay, image, link from R&D mag.

Genetics shows Homo's spread from Africa

https://www.newscientist.com/article/2106791-the-most-detailed-look-yet-at-how-early-humans-left-africa/

Complete, free report, links, video, image from New sci.

Evolution in action

http://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/09/stunning-videos-of-evolution-in-action/499136/

Video from website>

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