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Anatomy blooms: May 16-23

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, May 17, 2018
Updated: Thursday, May 17, 2018

Thanks to web detectives Kathy Burleson and A.J. Petto

Why do we have buttocks?

https://gizmodo.com/why-do-we-have-butts-1826004199

Full, free essay: Gizmodo

Exercise v cognitive decline? Nope.

https://www.bmj.com/content/361/bmj.k1675

Complete, free report, linked cites, graphics: BMJ

Spotted skull

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1714471?query=TOC

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

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Human anatomy now: May 9-16

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, May 10, 2018
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May flowering of anatomy: May 2-9

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, May 3, 2018

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

The head

Her "runny nose" was actually CSF

https://www.livescience.com/62501-leaky-brain-fluid.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20180508-ls

Full, free essay, links: Live sci.

Mild traumatic brain injury and dementia later

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaneurology/fullarticle/2679879

Complete, free report, linked cites., graphics: JAMA neurol.

May is National Stroke Month

https://newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org/discussion/mayo-clinic-radio-may-is-american-stroke-month/?geo=national&placementsite=enterprise&mc_id=us&cauid=100503&linkId=51269875

Free notice: Mayo clinic

Other parts

How can a woman's body be impacted post-natal?

http://www.wbur.org/cognoscenti/2018/04/30/kate-middleton-postpartum-cloe-axelson

Full, free essay, links: WBUR

Grip strength and all cause mortality

https://www.bmj.com/content/361/bmj.k1651

Full, free article, linked cites., figs.: BMJ

Median nerve trapped due to accessory muscle

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-224852.full

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

Weight loss and the joints

https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/67/wr/mm6717a2.htm?s_cid=mm6717a2_e

Complete, free report, tables, refs.: MMWR

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Anatomical April: April 25-May 2

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, April 26, 2018

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

Nervous and sensory systems

Sensory and motor interneurons

https://www.cell.com/cell-reports/fulltext/S2211-1247(18)30525-4

Complete, free report, links, images: Cell rep.

Orbital apex syndrome

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1703770?query=TOC

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

Alzheimer spares music areas of brain

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2018/04/music-activates-regions-brain-spared-alzheimers-disease?et_cid=6327369&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6327369&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free essay, links, images: R&D mag.

Here and there around the body

Chicken vertebra in right bronchus

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1713423?query=TOC

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

Placenta problems and baby's health

https://www.sciencenews.org/blog/growth-curve/placenta-baby-embryo-health?utm_source=email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=latest-newsletter-v2

Complete, free report, links: Sci. news

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April shower of anatomy: April 18-25

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, April 19, 2018
Updated: Friday, April 20, 2018

Thanks to web detectives Kenneth Long and Kevin Patton

Here and there around the body

A key stuck into his brain

https://www.livescience.com/62386-brain-impaled-key.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20180424-ls

Full, free essay, image, links: Live sci.

Gender and concussion recovery

https://www.liebertpub.com/doi/10.1089/neu.2017.5453

Complete, free report, linked cites., tables: J. neurotrauma

Why are women more likely: Alzheimer disease

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/18/opinion/menopause-alzheimers-connection.html

Full, free story, images, links: NY times

Maternal caffeine and overweight child

http://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/8/3/e018895

Full, free article, linked cites., figs.: BMJ

Abominable abdominal

Splenic volume and diving

http://jeb.biologists.org/content/207/3/390

Full, free article, ref., links: J. exp. biol.

Spleen's volume and the Valsalva maneuver

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23840858

Free abstract, figs.: Pub. med.

Her kidney stone fell

https://www.livescience.com/62365-floating-kidney.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20180423-ls

Complete, free report, images, links: Live sci.

Floating kidney

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-224921.full

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

Can we talk about evolution in a civilized way?

https://undark.org/article/evolution-smithsonian-traveling-exhibit/

Full, free essay, links: Undark

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Springing into anatomy: April 11-18

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, April 12, 2018
Updated: Thursday, April 12, 2018

Thanks to web detective A.J. Petto

Circulatory

Missing coronary artery

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-225309.full

Brief, free piece, linked cites., figs.: BMJ case rep.

IVC filter's piece becomes embolus

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1710700?query=TOC

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

Hematoma due to cough

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-225136.full

Brief, free note, linked cites., images: BMJ case rep.

Around and about the body

Elderly: exercise, prevent falls

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2678104

Full, free item, linked cites., figs.: JAMA

Knoisy knuckles: why cracking is so loud

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/why-cracking-your-knuckles-can-be-so-noisy?utm_source=editorspicks040118&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Editors_Picks

Full, free essay, links, refs.: Sci. news

Defining Alzheimer disease by brain changes

https://www.dddmag.com/news/2018/04/new-research-framework-defines-alzheimers-brain-changes-not-symptoms?et_cid=6313512&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6313512&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report: Drug develop. & discov.

On Darwinism

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/on-darwinism/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=daily-digest&utm_content=link&utm_term=2018-04-18_more-stories

Full, free story, image: Sci. Am.


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Anatomical April: April 4-11

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, April 5, 2018
Updated: Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Thanks to web detectives Tynan Becker and Kevin Patton

The brain

Micro-concussions and athletic functions

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2213158218300251

Full, free essay, links, graphics: Neuroimag. clin,

Brain injuries and dementia

http://www.bbc.com/news/health-43711627

Full, free story, links: BBC

More on the brain's lymphatic system

https://elifesciences.org/articles/29738#abstract

Complete, free report, images: eLife

Other parts

Exploding muscles and compartment syndrome

https://www.livescience.com/62254-mamushi-bites-compartment-syndrome.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20180410-ls

Complete, free report, images, links: Live sci.

Why was her voice horse?

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-224686.full

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

Abominable abdominal

Gallstones in the ileum

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1711592?query=TOC

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

Rapunzel syndrome

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-224756.full

Brief, free note, linked cites., figs.: BMJ case rep.

Ardi and Lucy: useful pelvic comparison

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/truth-about-animals-isnt-always-pretty?utm_source=email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=latest-newsletter-v2

Full, free article, links, image, refs.: Sci. news

Boys losing weight, lower risk of type II diabetes mellitus

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1713231?query=pfw&jwd=000012278332&jspc=

Free abstract: New Engl. j. med.

Birth after death of mother

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/rare-case-coffin-birth-seen-medieval-grave-180968612/?utm_source=smithsoniandaily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20180405-daily-responsive&spMailingID=33769646&spUserID=NjU3MzIxNzA0NzMyS0&spJobID=1260631546&spReportId=MTI2MDYzMTU0NgS2

Complete, free report, image, links: Smithsonian

Tags:  compartment syndrome 

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Anatomical Apri: March 28- April 4

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, March 29, 2018

Diphtheria of the skin

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1701825?query=TOC

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

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Springtime for anatomy: March 21-28

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, March 22, 2018
Updated: Monday, March 26, 2018

Thanks to web detectives Mark Nielsen, Derek Kendig, Linda Moussakova, Krista Rampolski, Valerie Dean O'Loughlin, Paul Blumstein, and A.J. Petto

Here and there around the body

New: The interstitial sinuses in the submucosa

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-23062-6

Full, free article, linked cites., images: Sci. rep.

New insight into Neanderthal skeleton

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EfzbdQFFdZM

Free You tube

Hover boards and childhood injuries

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2018/03/22/peds.2017-1253

Full, free essay, linked cites., figs.: Pediatrics

Books, apps, and more to help

Human anatomy app reviewed

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/review-weeks-no-1-app-human-anatomy-atlas-2018-162153628.html

Complete, free report, video, images, links: Yahoo

Dissection help here!

http://courses.biology.utah.edu/nielsen/professor.html

Free website, video: U. Utah

Ancient Galen text found

https://phys.org/news/2018-03-hidden-medical-text-thousand-years.html

Free story, images: Phys org.

 Digestion

 US obesity rates up

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2676543?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=20239227db-MR&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-20239227db-149927409

Full, free story, linked cites, tables: JAMA

Dilated small intestine

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2017-222956.full

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

The nervous system

The enteric nervous system

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22392290

Free abstract: Pub med

The nervous system: basis for gender

https://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/51924/title/Infographic--Searching-for-the-Neural-Basis-of-Gender/&utm_campaign=TS_DAILY%20NEWSLETTER_2018&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=61585573&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_y7lpDCipPjdfkMChXJRiHr0J4ShaYof9-W7I0dZ9vHKZ-sJcqZWte2GFSz4I4HjI4DqZKn83VgVx63nZ9CD-3EyR8CA&_hsmi=61585573

Free infographic: Scientist

Brain size and ADHD

https://psychcentral.com/news/2018/03/27/some-smaller-than-normal-brain-areas-linked-to-adhd/134157.html

Complete, free report: Psych. cent.

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The body: March 14-21

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, March 15, 2018
Updated: Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Thanks to web detective A.J. Petto

The head

Women's hockey: more concussions

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tIfXsxtnGr4

Free video: You tube

New insights into brain's structure

http://www.imperial.ac.uk/news/185280/new-tissue-technique-gives-stunning-3d/

Press release, images, links: Imperial coll. London

Cardiovascular fitness in mid-life v. dementia

http://n.neurology.org/content/early/2018/03/14/WNL.0000000000005290

Free abstract: Neurology

Not the necessarily the head

Need access to terminologica anatomica?

https://www.unifr.ch/ifaa/Public/EntryPage/ShowTA98EN.html

Free "tree list" of standard names

Meconium in ileum of newborn with CF

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1700400?query=TOC

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

Evolution of lactation: the story of the aardvark

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/what-aardvark-milk-reveals-about-evolution-lactation-180968523/?utm_source=smithsoniandaily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20180321-daily-responsive&spMailingID=33565253&spUserID=NjU3MzIxNzA0NzMyS0&spJobID=1242610989&spReportId=MTI0MjYxMDk4OQS2

Full, free story, links, image: Smithsonian

Why is there fat there but not there? Adult content

https://www.popsci.com/why-fat-goes-to-my-whatever?CMPID=ene032018#page-2

Complete, free report, links: Pop. sci.

Cavernous hemangioma, phenobarbital, and suffocation

https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2018/3/20/1750557/-Murderer-s-rare-disease-could-make-his-execution-tonight-a-gruesome-and-painful-affair?detail=emaildkre

Full, free essay, links: Daily kos

Fragmentation of tibial tuberosity

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1711831?query=TOC

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

Non standard males

Varicocele in testes and infertility

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-224547.full

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

No penis until 12

https://www.sciencealert.com/remote-town-in-the-dominican-republic-some-girls-turn-into-boys

Complete, full report, links: Sci. rep.

 

 

 

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