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Body delights: Aug. 15-22

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Anatomical August: Aug. 8-15

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, August 9, 2018

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

The head

Why does the brain have magnetic particles?

https://www.livescience.com/63281-magnets-human-brain-mapped.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20180809-ls

Full, free article, links: Live sci.

A new face for her

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2018/09/face-transplant-katie-stubblefield-story-identity-surgery-science/?cmpid=org=ngp::mc=crm-email::src=ngp::cmp=editorial::add=Special_20180814::rid=16835355955

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

Traumatic brain injury and suicide

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2697009?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=5131375a3f-MR_COPY_08&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-5131375a3f-149927409

Free abstract: JAMA

Elsewhere

The first human step: the origin of the big toe

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-45183651

Full, free essay, links, images: BBC

Sperm count and underwear type

https://academic.oup.com/humrep/advance-article/doi/10.1093/humrep/dey259/5066758

Complete, free report, tables, links: Human repro.

Lichen upper extremity

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1802078?query=TOC

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

Check out annotated Vesalius' De humani…

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-05941-0?utm_source=briefing-dy&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=briefing&utm_content=20180814

Full, free story, images: Nature

Body size

Body size and an anti-cancer gene

https://www.cell.com/cell-reports/fulltext/S2211-1247(18)31145-8

Full, free article, links, images: Cell rep.

Why men lose weight faster than women

https://www.livescience.com/63324-men-women-weight-loss-difference.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20180814-ls

Complete, free report, links: Live sci.

Obesity and peripheral artery disease

https://consumer.healthday.com/vitamins-and-nutrition-information-27/obesity-health-news-505/aha-obesity-may-increase-risk-for-peripheral-artery-disease-736632.html

Full, free essay: Health day

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Anatomy for you: Aug. 1-8

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, August 2, 2018

The head

Nasolacrimal obstruction

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1713250?query=TOC

Brief, free piece, image: New Engl. j. med.

Is "heading" in soccer more dangerous for females?

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/07/31/634263471/heading-may-be-riskier-for-women-soccer-players-than-men

Full, free story, links: NPR

Three eye conditions and increased Alzheimer disease

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2018/08/eye-conditions-provide-new-lens-screening-alzheimers-disease?et_cid=6419761&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6419761&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report: R&D

Overweight

Obesity increases flu's contagious phase

https://academic.oup.com/jid/advance-article/doi/10.1093/infdis/jiy370/5051913?_ga=2.83404502.1105981817.1533081263-1618301389.1500310155

Complete, free report, linked cites., tables: J. infect. dis.

Limiting pregnancy weight gain and underweight babies

http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/08/staying-slim-during-pregnancy-carries-price?utm_campaign=news_daily_2018-08-01&et_rid=51728656&et_cid=2227867

Full, free essay, graphics: Science

Around and about the body

Primary lymphedema

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-225843.full

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

Reactivating nerve pathways for spinal nerves

https://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(18)30730-X?_returnURL=https%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrieve%2Fpii%2FS009286741830730X%3Fshowall%3Dtrue

Free summary, graphics: Cell

Tags:  heading in soccer  lyphedema  nasalacrimal obstruction  obesity  reactivating spinal nerves 

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My body lies over the ocean: July 25-Aug. 1

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

Thanks to web detectives A.J. Petto, Paul Blumstein, and Kevin Patton

Strange anatomy

Bird fancier's lung and other odd deaths

https://www.popsci.com/strange-ways-to-die?CMPID=ene072618#page-2

Complete, free list: Pop.. sci.

Odd medicine can teach

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/17/magazine/what-can-odd-interesting-medical-case-studies-teach-us.html

Full, free essay: NY times

Around and about the body

Coronary thromboses and MI

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-226283.full

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

Leg and chest ulcers

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1802201?query=TOC

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

Very early premature birth, hypertension in school

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2018/07/25/peds.2018-0269?sso=1&sso_redirect_count=1&nfstatus=401&nftoken=00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000&nfstatusdescription=ERROR%3a+No+local+token

Free abstract: Pediatrics

The senses

Noise and hearing

https://academic.oup.com/milmed/article/181/4/301/4158503

Complete, free report, linked cites., tables: Military med.

What about "dry eye?"

https://nei.nih.gov/health/dryeye/dryeye

Fact sheet, image: NIH

Neuroanatomy

Brain atlas

http://observatory.brain-map.org/visualcoding

Free interactive showing cell types: Allen brain atlas

The boy had a lobectomy, now fine

https://www.cell.com/cell-reports/fulltext/S2211-1247(18)31041-6

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

Contact sports and parkinsonism

https://academic.oup.com/jnen/advance-article/doi/10.1093/jnen/nly065/5059623?_ga=2.36186912.1264665848.1532640112-1618301389.1500310155

Full, free essay, linked cites., tables: J. neuropath. exp. neurol.

Alan Alda announces his parkinsonism

http://theweek.com/speedreads/787767/mash-star-alan-alda-reveals-parkinsons-diagnosis

Website: The week

Tags:  coronary thrombosis  coronary thrombosis videos  dry eye  hearing  noise  odd deaths 

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Bodies, bodies: July 17-24

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, July 19, 2018

Around and about the body

VR to replace cadavers?

https://www.edsurge.com/news/2018-07-19-schools-and-colleges-try-virtual-reality-science-labs-but-can-vr-replace-a-cadaver

Full, free essay, links: Edsurge

Neanderthals in our brains

https://www.future-science.com/btn/news/dec17/11

Full, free story, image, ref.: Future sci.

Chubby child, overweight adult? Nope.

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/ijpo.12427

Full, free article, linked cites., tables: Ped. obesity

How does obesity cause disease?

https://www.dddmag.com/news/2018/07/discovery-reveals-how-obesity-causes-disease-and-two-ways-stop-it?et_cid=6406067&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6406067&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report, link: Drug discov. & develop.

Circulation

Pseudoaneurysm in giant left ventricle

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-225812.full

Brief, free item, linked cites., videos, images: BMJ case rep.

Serious mitral valve stenosis

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1715321?query=TOC

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

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Summer anatomy: July 11-18

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, July 12, 2018

Thanks to web detectives Krista Rompolski, A.J. Petto and Kevin Patton

Circulation

Aspirin v heart issues: Not so good in the heavier folks

https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(18)31133-4/fulltext

Complete, full, report, linked cites., graphics: Lancet

Neckties and circulation

http://https//link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00234-018-2048-7

Free abstract, refs.: Neuroradiol.

Nervous and sensory systems

Need neuroanatomy resources?

http://neuroanatomy.ca/

Free website: U. British Columbia

Decompression and bleeding from ears

http://theconversation.com/why-ryanair-passengers-were-bleeding-from-the-ears-100043

Complete, free report, image, links: Conversation

Here and there around the body

Ulcerations, lesions in stomach

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-225869.full

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

Dermatomes

https://outlook.office.com/owa/?realm=pctedu.mail.onmicrosoft.com&path=/attachmentlightbox

Free image: U. Edinburgh

He had the world's longest fingernails!

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/man-worlds-longest-fingernails-finally-gets-manicure-180969633/?utm_source=smithsoniandaily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=07/13/2018%20Daily%20Newsletter&spMailingID=35138347&spUserID=NjU3MzIxNzA0NzMyS0&spJobID=1321433382&spReportId=MTMyMTQzMzM4MgS2

Full, free essay, links, image: Smithsonian

Left Africa earlier

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-05696-8?utm_source=briefing-dy&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=briefing&utm_content=20180712

Complete, free report, link, image: Nature

 

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Jumping July anatomy: July 4-11

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, July 5, 2018

Thanks to web detective Pat Bowne

Around and about the body

Anatomy of speech

https://www.the-scientist.com/infographics/primer--acoustics-and-physiology-of-human-speech-64383

Free infographic: Scientist

Parasites in the vertebral body

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1714206?query=TOC

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

Garlic burn

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-226027.full

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

Just getting a head

Why such a small supraorbital ridge?

https://www.the-scientist.com/notebook/raising-brows-64344

Full, free essay, links, image: Scientist

Pathway of Alzheimer disease

https://www.cell.com/cell-reports/fulltext/S2211-1247(18)30896-9

Complete, free report, links, figs.: Cell

When Alzheimer begins

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/07/180710153739.htm

Full, free story, ref.: Sci. news

Florence Sabin pioneering neuroanatomist

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/medical-pioneer-who-pushed-boundaries-science-and-feminism-180969555/?utm_source=smithsoniandaily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20180706-daily-responsive&spMailingID=35033593&spUserID=NjU3MzIxNzA0NzMyS0&spJobID=1320646490&spReportId=MTMyMDY0NjQ5MAS2

Full, free biography, images, links: Smithsonian

Integumentary

Fungal infection of skin causing nodules

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1706238?query=TOC

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

Climbing toddler

http://advances.sciencemag.org/content/4/7/eaar7723.full

Free abstract: Sci. adv.

Tags:  anatomy of speech 

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Bodies: June 27-July 4

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, June 28, 2018

Thanks to web detectives Burhan Gharaibeh, Kenneth Long, and A.J. Petto

The head

What does the endolymph sac do in the ear?

https://hms.harvard.edu/news/safety-valve

Press release, videos, image, links: Harvard U.

Plasticity within the brain

http://news.mit.edu/2018/mit-scientists-discover-fundamental-rule-of-brain-plasticity-0622

Press release, slide show: MIT

Other adult parts

Cervical cord compression: neurofibromas

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-225286.full

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

Uniquely human muscles? Not so much

https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fevo.2018.00053/full

Complete, free report, images, links, refs.: Frontiers

Exercise: Who is getting the recommended amount?

https://www.popsci.com/american-exercise-guidelines-charts?CMPID=ene063018#page-4

Full, free article, graphics, links: Pop sci.

Why descended testis in most mammals?

http://journals.plos.org/plosbiology/article?id=10.1371/journal.pbio.2005293

Full, free essay, links, figs.: PLoS biol.

Infants and children

Wandering spleen in a 5-year old

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-225496.full

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

Adrenal calcifications in a baby

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1711735?query=TOC

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

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Anatomy, the science: June 20-27

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, June 21, 2018
Updated: Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Thanks to web detectives Robin McLennan Hurst, A.J Petto and Kevin Patton

Cranium

Brain moves with pulse

https://directorsblog.nih.gov/2018/06/21/brain-in-motion/

Full, free blog, video, links: NIH

Brain bank slices: clues to Alzheimer disease?

http://www.newser.com/story/260972/these-slices-of-human-brains-revealed-an-alzheimers-clue.html?utm_source=8at8&utm_medium=email&utm_content=1636652683954487349&utm_campaign=20180622

Complete, free report, image, links: Newser

15% of HS students report concussions

https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/67/wr/mm6724a3.htm?s_cid=mm6724a3_w

Full, free essay, graphics: MMWR

3 million year old cranium similar to ours

https://www.rdmag.com/article/2018/06/scientists-discover-oldest-evidence-human-evolution-south-africa?et_cid=6380452&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6380452&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free article, images: R&D mag.

Brain art contest

http://www.neurobureau.org/galleries/brain-art-competition-2018/

Webpage: Neuro bureau

Around the orbit

Hole in macula from laser pointer

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1714488?query=TOC

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

Periorbital edema and superior vena cava abnormality

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-225220.full

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

Elsewhere in the body

Nipple size and evolution

https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-06/s-wns062618.php

Press release, ref.: AAAS

Where are my body organs?

http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/news/take-part-in-the-biggest-anatomy-quiz-in-the-world

Online quiz: Lancaster U.

Tags:  cranium  human evolution 

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Fun with anatomy: June 13-20

Posted By David Evans Dr., Thursday, June 14, 2018
Updated: Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Thanks to web detectives Valerie Dean O'Loughlin, Kathryn Burleson, and Kevin Patton

Around and about the body

Take the muscle survey!

https://iu.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_7Ql28SouYwtyYJf

Free website

Scientist or (cereal???) killer?

http://www.iflscience.com/editors-blog/scientist-are-sharing-how-their-work-makes-them-look-like-serial-killers-and-its-hilarious/

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Abominable abdominal

Ischemic colon

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1715442?query=TOC

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

Small weight gain, big metabolic changes

https://www.future-science.com/btn/news/jan18/24

Complete, free report, ref.: Future sci.

Obesity frequency in US

https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/67/wr/mm6723a1.htm?s_cid=mm6723a1_e

Full, free essay, graphics, refs.: MMWR

Clitoromegaly Caution: adult content

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-225350.full

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

The head

Brain facts

https://danablog.org/2018/06/18/sfn-launches-new-brain-facts-book/

Complete, free report, links: SfN

Chiari malformation

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2018/bcr-2018-224889.full

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

Mapping the sense of cold

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2018/06/neuroscientists-map-brains-response-cold-touch?et_cid=6372931&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6372931&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free essay: R&D mag.

PTSD circuits

https://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/54738/title/PTSD-Circuits/&utm_campaign=TS_DAILY%20NEWSLETTER_2018&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=63799099&_hsenc=p2ANqtz--752bhrt5eUfoWO7tH9Ov-y3YqpOa5oTlWIPO6cgwBYJjajnfG4dL_1Sntd_IdQ6PQQ0X204W-xzLaKcp_AlINaJ4tbA&_hsmi=63799099

Free video: Scientist

Tags:  ischemic colon 

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