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Back anatomy

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This topic starts with an overview of the back, including the abdominal wall. The topic then explores some of the anatomical structures of the back, including the vertebral column, the cervical vertebrae, the thoracic vertebrae, the lumbar vertebrae and the intervertebral discs. Each of the structures is accompanied by illustrations.

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back anatomy | abdominal wall | vertebra | column | cervical | thoracic | lumbar | intervertebral discs | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | SAFETY | Anatomy | Biological Sciences | Teaching | Institutions | Students | UK EL07 = SCQF 7 | Higher Certificate | NICAT 4 | CQFW 4 | NVQ 4 | Advanced Higher | SVQ 4 | HN Certificate | dentistry | A000

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Blood vessel anatomy

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This topic begins with a brief introduction to the vascular system and its components (arteries, veins and capillaries). An overall schematic diagram illustrates the position of the components in relation to the heart. Layers of the components are described in more detail (e.g. collagen fibres; smooth muscles) and are accompanied by diagrams. The control of blood flow is described; emphasis is on spincters and shunt vessels.

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blood | arterial blood vessels | venous blood vessels | capillaries | arteries | venules | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | Biological Sciences | SAFETY | Institutions | Students | Learning | Teaching | UK EL07 = SCQF 7 | Higher Certificate | NICAT 4 | CQFW 4 | NVQ 4 | Advanced Higher | SVQ 4 | HN Certificate | dentistry | A000

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Blood vessel anatomy

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This topic begins with a brief introduction to the vascular system and its components (arteries, veins and capillaries). Schematic diagrams illustrate the principal arteries and veins of the body and lower limbs. A diagram illustrating the different layers of blood vessels is shown with supporting text. The last page of the topic describes the structure of capillaries and is supported by a clear diagram.

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blood | vessels | arteries | veins | capillaries | anatomy | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | SAFETY | Biological Sciences | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | dentistry | A000

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Bone structure and function

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This topic begins with the primary functions of bone and explores the structure, showcasing anatomical images of the femur as an example. A diagrammatical overview of a bone cross-section is shown and bone structure is explored by describing the bone matrix and its composition along with its functions. A brief overview of the different types of bone cells and their relevant functions are highlighted.

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bone | femur | anatomy | matrix | osteoprogenitors | osteoblasts | osteocytes | cartilage | ukoer | ooer | medev | Anatomy | Biological Sciences | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | SAFETY | Students | Institutions | Teaching | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | dentistry | A000

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Bone structure and function

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This topic begins with an introduction to the primary functions of bone. A labelled diagram of the femur bone and bone matrix is included. The different types of osteoprogenitor cells are described (e.g. osteoclasts) and an Electron Microscope (EM) image is shown.

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bone | femur | endosteum | osteoblast | osteocytes | osteoclasts | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | SAFETY | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | dentistry | A000

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Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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This topic describes Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) in detail with different examples including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. The role of smoking is also discussed in relation to the disease. The pathophysiology of, pathogenesis of and complications arising from COPD are covered. The topic concludes with the clinical features of COPD and a list of the different investigation techniques used in diagnosing COPD.

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chronic obstructive pulmonary disease | chronic bronchitis | emphysema | smoking | ukoer | ooer | medev | copd | Anatomy | Diseases | Biological Sciences | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | SAFETY | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | dentistry | A000

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Cranial nerves

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This topic starts with an overview of the 12 cranial nerves, accompanied by a specimen of the brain overlaid with an anatomical drawing illustrating the precise positions of the nerves. An interactive animation then allows the user to explore the structure and function of each of the cranial nerves in detail. Each cranial nerve description is supplemented with an anatomical drawing and a gross image of the relevant area.

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cranial nerve | brain | anatomy | accessory | facial | glossopharyngeal | hypoglossal | oculomotor | olfactory | optic | trigeminal | trochlear | vagus | vestibulocochlear | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | Biological Sciences | SAFETY | Anatomy | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | dentistry | A000

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Cystic fibrosis

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This topic has a thorough introduction relating the disease to the underlying genetic causes. An interactive element gives information about the effects of cystic fibrosis on different organs of the body. A range of diagnoses and treatment methods are described. Psychosocial effects are detailed. The topic concludes with a page summarising care and management.

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cystic fibrosis | hereditary disease | disease of the lungs | sweat glands | mucus | respiratory infections | autosomal recessive gene | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | Biological Sciences | SAFETY | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | UK EL07 = SCQF 7 | Higher Certificate | NICAT 4 | CQFW 4 | NVQ 4 | Advanced Higher | SVQ 4 | HN Certificate | dentistry | A000

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Hand washing

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This topic starts with a description about the importance of handwashing in the prevention of spread of infection in a hospital environment. A step-by-step guide of how to wash your hands properly, comprising of washing, drying and moisturising, is also included. Three microbiological demonstrations comparing before and after handwashing specimens are illustrated on agar plates to reinforce the importance of handwashing.

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handwashing | disinfection | infection | washing | drying | moisturising | agar plate | microbiology | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | Biological Sciences | Analytical | Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment | Health Care | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | dentistry | A000

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Down's syndrome

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This topic describes the main features of Down's syndrome and is accompanied by photographs highlighting dysmorphic features. Graphical and tabular information illustrate the intellectual capacity, life expectancy, functional ability and social independence, and medical checks of those with Down's syndrome.

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chromosome 21 | trisomy 21 | 47 chromosomes | extra genetic material | slant eyes | large tongue | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Biological Sciences | Subjects allied to Medicine | SAFETY | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | UK EL07 = SCQF 7 | Higher Certificate | NICAT 4 | CQFW 4 | NVQ 4 | Advanced Higher | SVQ 4 | HN Certificate | dentistry | A000

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Factors affecting wound healing

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This topic describes in detail the various factors affecting the wound healing process using rollover animations. The intrinsic, extrinsic, psychological and social factors affecting wound healing are illustrated in detail with a number of examples. Printer friendly versions of the animations are also available along with a list of journal references.

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wound | healing | intrinsic | extrinsic | psychological | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | SAFETY | Biological Sciences | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | dentistry | A000

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Female reproductive tract

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This topic is introduced by describing the functions of the organs of the female reproductive tract. Development of the follicle and corpus luteum are described. The topic finishes by describing the four phases of the menstrual cycle (proliferative, ovulation, secretory, menstrual) and the hormones involved.

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vagina | follicle | reproduction | ukoer | ooer | medev | menstrual | ovulation | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | Biological Sciences | SAFETY | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | UK EL07 = SCQF 7 | Higher Certificate | NICAT 4 | CQFW 4 | NVQ 4 | Advanced Higher | SVQ 4 | HN Certificate | dentistry | A000

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Foetal circulation

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This topic focuses on the direction of blood flow in the organs associated with foetal development. It is supported by a diagram summarising the direction of blood flow in the vital organs.

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arteries | veins | umbilicus | ductus | blood | foetal circulation | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Biological Sciences | Subjects allied to Medicine | SAFETY | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | dentistry | A000

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Gut functions and control

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This topic begins with an interactive animation detailing the anatomy of the digestive tract. The general structure of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract is described and supported by a diagram showing the layers of the tract wall. Another animation demonstrating peristalsis is included and the three phases of swallowing are described.

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gastrointestinal | peristalsis | digestive | digestion | ukoer | ooer | medev | gi | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | Biological Sciences | SAFETY | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | dentistry | A000

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GI tract

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This topic has a thorough introduction to the whole gastro-intestinal tract. An animation illustrates the pathway taken by food as it travels through the digestive system. Peristalsis is illustrated using an animation. Students can test their knowledge of the components of the GI tract with a show/hide feature. The topic finishes with an overview of the gastric juices involved in the GI tract.

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gut function | silvary glands | stomach | liver | pancreas | small intestine | ileum | peristalsis | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | SAFETY | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | UK EL07 = SCQF 7 | Higher Certificate | NICAT 4 | CQFW 4 | NVQ 4 | Advanced Higher | SVQ 4 | HN Certificate | dentistry | A000

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Heart anatomy

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This topic contains a labelled photograph and diagram of the heart. An introduction to the cardiac cycle is given: the heart is briefly described as having four chambers, and the blood-flow within them is described (e.g. if it is oxygenated or deoxygenated). An animation illustrates the direction of blood flow during the cardiac cycle.

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heart | cardiac cycle | blood flow | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | SAFETY | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | UK EL07 = SCQF 7 | Higher Certificate | NICAT 4 | CQFW 4 | NVQ 4 | Advanced Higher | SVQ 4 | HN Certificate | dentistry | A000

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Heart anatomy

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This topic consists of a labelled diagram showing the gross anatomy of the heart. It also explores the heart anatomy in more detail with an annotated diagram showing a cross-section through the heart.

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arteries | veins | aortic arch | ventricle | atrium | heart | anatomy | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | Biological Sciences | SAFETY | Institutions | Students | Learning | Teaching | UK EL09 = SCQF 9 | Ordinary degree | NICAT 6 | CQFW 6 | NVQ 5 | SVQ 5 | Ordinary degree | Graduate certific | dentistry | A000

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Heart physiology

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This topic starts with an introduction to the cardiac cycle and is supported by an animation showing the direction of blood flow in the heart. The stages of the cardiac cycle (e.g. early diastole) are detailed. The topic concludes with a description of cardiac output and a sample calculation is given.

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cardiac | cycle | output | ventricular | contraction | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | Biological Sciences | SAFETY | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | dentistry | A000

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Heart structure

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This topic describes the components of the conducting system of the heart and their individual roles. An image illustrates the overall process and shows their relative locations. The topic concludes with a schematic diagram illustrating the direction of blood flow and whether it is oxygenated or de-oxygenated.

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heart | blood flow | heart conduction system | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | Biological Sciences | SAFETY | Institutions | Students | Learning | Teaching | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | dentistry | A000

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Kidneys and the urinary system

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This topic begins with a diagram showing the position of the kidneys in relation to the other surrounding organs. The organs of the urinary system are detailed. Organs associated with the male and female bladder are mentioned and a diagram is included for each system.

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kidney | bladder | ureters | urinary | urethra | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | SAFETY | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | dentistry | A000

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Lymphoid system

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This topic is introduced by a brief description of the functions of the lymphatic system. A description of the primary and secondary lymphoid organs and their locations. An interactive feature illustrating both primary and secondary organs.

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immune system | lymph nodes | lymphoid organs | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | Biological Sciences | SAFETY | UK EL06 = SCQF 6 | Advanced courses | NICAT 3 | CQFW 3 | Advanced | A/AS Level | NVQ 3 | Higher | SVQ 3 | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | dentistry | A000

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Muscle joints

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This topic begins with a good introduction to the different types of joints (fibrous, cartilaginous and synovial) and each is described in more detail. A table gives a comparison between joint types and modern everyday items for the students to relate to (e.g. a hinge and the elbow joint). The next part of this topic describes the muscular system and gives a brief introduction to the axial and appendicular muscular system. The three types of muscle tissue are also described.

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muscles | joints | synovial | cartilage | fibrous | muscular system | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | SAFETY | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | dentistry | A000

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Muscle structure, innervation and contraction for medical students

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This topic starts with an overview of skeletal muscle structure. The process of muscle innervation and contraction is shown and the importance of the sarcomere, myosin, actin and crossbridge cycling is discussed, with the aid of animations. An overview of the motor unit is illustrated and further expands to cover the branching of motor neurons, motor end plates and neuromuscular junctions (NMJs).

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muscle structure | innervation | contraction | sarcomere | myosin | actin | crossbridge cycling | motor neurons | end plates | neuromuscular junctions | ukoer | ooer | medev | nmj | Subjects allied to Medicine | Biological Sciences | SAFETY | Anatomy | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | dentistry | A000

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Muscle structure, innervation and contraction for nursing students

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This topic starts with an overview of skeletal muscle structure. The process of muscle innervation and contraction is shown and the importance of the sarcomere, myosin, actin and crossbridge cycling is discussed, with the aid of animations. An overview of the motor unit is illustrated and further expands to cover the branching of motor neurons, motor end plates and neuromuscular junctions (NMJs).

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muscle structure | innervation | contraction | sarcomere | myosin | actin | crossbridge cycling | motor neurons | end plates | neuromuscular junctions | ukoer | ooer | medev | nmj | Subjects allied to Medicine | Biological Sciences | Anatomy | SAFETY | Learning | Teaching | Institutions | Students | UK EL10 = SCQF 10 | Honours degree | Graduate diploma | dentistry | A000

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Muscles

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This topic starts with a basic introduction to muscles and an image illustrating the possible locations of the different muscle tissues. The three types of muscle tissue are described in more detail. Along with the features of muscle tissue (e.g. contractibility), the functions of these tissues (e.g. support) are discussed.

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cardiac muscle fibre | smooth muscle fibre | skeletal muscle fibre | muscle tissue | ukoer | ooer | medev | Medicine and Dentistry | Subjects allied to Medicine | SAFETY | Institutions | Students | Learning | Teaching | UK EL07 = SCQF 7 | Higher Certificate | NICAT 4 | CQFW 4 | NVQ 4 | Advanced Higher | SVQ 4 | HN Certificate | dentistry | A000

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