Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery

Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery

Human anatomy I (2018/2019)

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Andrea Sbarbati
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Teaching is organised as follows:
Activity Credits Period Academic staff
Esercitazioni di Anatomia umana I 2 Lezioni 2° semestre 1°- 5° anno Barbara Cisterna
Mirco Galie'
Lezioni di Anatomia umana I 5 Lezioni 2° semestre 1°- 5° anno Andrea Sbarbati

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Learning outcomes

The main task of the course is to examine the skeletal system, the muscular system, the vascular system and part of the peripheral nervous system (spinal nerves and autonomic nerves). The course addresses the gross anatomy and the microscopic features of these systems and provides their essential morphological-functional bases.


MM: Esercitazioni di Anatomia umana I
Locomotor apparatus: palpatory anatomy of the anatomical structures of locomotor apparatus. Thorax, neck and head, abdomen, superior and lower limb, Specific details of the articular structure.
MM: Lezioni di Anatomia umana I
Parts of the anatomy Terminology of Descriptive Anatomy LOCOMOTOR APPARATUS Skeletal system Generalities on the bones The bone marrow Joints: classification and structure Skeleton of the head - Neurocranial - Splancnocranio - The skulls of the skull - Skull joints Vertebral column - General characteristics of a vertebrae - The column as a whole - Spinal Joints Chest - Chest cavity joints - Upper limb skeleton - Upper limb joint - Lower limb skeleton - Lower leg joints MUSCULAR SYSTEM Generality Muscles of the head and neck Furry muscles - Skeletal Muscles Neck Muscles Muscles in the front of the neck - Abdominal muscles - Subhypoid muscles - Prevertebral muscles - Scalene muscles Neck faces Neck Muscles - Muscles of the back properly known - Muscles of the spine extensors Chest Muscles Chin-appendicular muscles Intrinsic chest muscles Diaphragm Abdomen of the abdomen - Channel (or tragic) inguinal Upper limb muscles - Shoulder muscles - Muscles of the arm - Forearm muscles - Muscles of the hand Muscles of the lower limb - Muscles of the hip - Thigh muscles - Leg muscles - - Front leg muscles - - Side muscles of the leg - - Leg back muscles Muscles of the foot PERINEUM The perineum viewed from the outside Establishment of male perineum Constitution of female perineum CIRCULATORY SYSTEM Small circulation Great circulation Fetal circulation Structure of the pots ARTERY SYSTEM Aorta - Ascending aorta - Arc of aorta Anonymous artery Common carotid artery - External carotid artery - Succulent artery - Axillary artery - Brachial artery - Radial artery - Ulnar artery Thoracic aorta Abdominal aorta Common and sacral common iliac arteries Internal iliac artery External iliac artery Femoral artery Artery poplitea Back tibial artery Anterior tibial artery Foot dorsal artery Pulmonary artery and its branches VENUE SYSTEM Pulmonary veins Upper hollow vein Anonymous boats Inner jugular vein Venous breasts of the hard mother Succulent vein Axillary vein Top and deep veins of the upper limb Lower quarry vein Door door Common iliac vein Internal and external iliac vessels Femoral vein Bottom and deep veins of the lower limb PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM Structure and arrangement of nerves and their endings Structure and arrangement of spinal ganglia Spinal nerve Cervical plexus Brachial plexus Intercostal nerve Lumbar plexus Sacred plexus Plesso pudendo Coccyx plexus LINFACTORY VASCULAR SYSTEM The lymph Lymphatic vessels Chest Lumbar lymphatic trunk Intestinal lymphatic trunk Jugular lymphatic trunk Succulent lymphatic trunk Bronchial-mediastinal lymphatic trunk Lymph node: structure Lymphatic Stations and Centers NERVOUS VEGETABLE SYSTEM General organization of orthosympathetic and parasympathetic Gangli and orthosepathic chain Distribution of orthosynthetic fibers in peripheral nerves Nervi splancnici Parasimpatic sacral and its branches

Assessment methods and criteria

The oral exam will be divided into two interviews on different topics.

Reference books
Activity Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Esercitazioni di Anatomia umana I Lumley Anatomia di superficie. CEA 2004
Esercitazioni di Anatomia umana I S. Tixa Atlante di anatomia palpatoria. 2 voll Masson 2000
Lezioni di Anatomia umana I Drake - Volg - Mitchell Anatomia del Gray - I fondamenti di Gray 2015
Lezioni di Anatomia umana I Anastasi et al Anatomia Umana (Edizione 4) Ed. Ermes 2012
Lezioni di Anatomia umana I SBARBATI Andrea Anatomia Umana Normale. Sorbona, Napoli 2003


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