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Useful Websites related to Neuroanatomy1.
The Human Brain: Dissections of the Real Brain is authored by Terence H.
Williams, Nedzad Gluhbegovic, and Jean Y. Jew from the University of Iowa, College
of Medicine. Offered at
absorbing site covers the basic topic of dissections. The sections commence with
Spinal Cord and covers Meninges and Blood Vessels of the Brain, Cerebellum, Brainstem
and the Cerebral Hemispheres.
2. Skull Module offered at http://www.csuchico.edu/anth/Module/skull.html
is an online project sponsored, in part, by Technology and Learning Program, California
State University, Chico. Designed by Turhon Murad and by Nanci Ellis, the site
offers basic information on bony skeleton of the skull. A A special feature of
this site is the multimedia presentation of few sections of the skull in QuickTime
3. Regional Neuroanatomy at http://radlinux1.usuf1.usuhs.mil/rad/home/locate/locate.html
is a online primer on brain lesions based on pattern analysis. Authored by James
G. Smirniotopoulos, Professor of Radiology and Neurology at Uniformed Services
University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, the educative material offers a differential
diagnosis focusing on age of patients ; location infra or supratentorial compartments,
Intra or Extra axial
: A Brief Tutorial http://www.neuropat.dote.hu/fr_brain.htm
is a basic primer on anatomy of the brain featuring levels correlating with slices.
Created by Katalin Hegedus The standard slices are located at Caput nuclei caudate,
Corpus striatum, Commissura anterior, Corpus mammillare, Pedunculus cerebri, Splenium
corporis callosi, Colliculus superior, Pons and Medulla oblongata.
5. Neuroanatomy Lab Resource at http://courses.temple.edu/neuroanatomy/lab/
is a site from Temple University School of Medicine's Department of Anatomy and
Cell Biology, created by Marvin Sodicoff, and adapted by Rod Bain and Andrew Blum.
The information offered comprises of atlases, lab reviews, neurologic exam and
From the Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
an elegant Neurology tutorials is offered at http://www.meddean.luc.edu/lumen/MedEd/Neuro/index.htm.
The material comprises of Brain Stem, Diencephalon and Basal Ganglia and a Neurovascular
Tutorial. Besides there are Cross-sectional Tutorial, a feature on Circumventricular
7. The Internet Pathology Laboratory for Medical
Education from the Florida State University College of Medicine is an educative
web resource popularly referred as "WebPath" that covers nearly 2000 images along
with text, tutorials, for self-assessment. Available at http://www.medlib.med.utah.edu/WebPath/HISTHTML/NEURANAT/NEURANCA.html
is a tutorial with a set of images with labeled structures. The views include
Brain and spinal cord, cranial nerves, base of brain, fetal skull, cerebral arterial
supply and term infant brain.
Neuroanatomy Index at http://www.geocities.com/medinotes/neuroanatomy_index.htm
has a variety of topics such as General Topography of the Brain The Spinal Cord
and its Blood Supply, The Brainstem, Reticular Formation, Cranial Nerves, Auditory
System, Diencephalon, Hypothalamus Visual System, Functional Aspects of Cerebellum,
Basal Ganglia, Limbic System, Cerebral Cortex etc.
Laboratory Modules at http://www.med.umich.edu/lrc/coursepages/M2/neurosciences/neuro_labs/
is an interactive version of an Neuroanatomy laboratory manual. Material is available
on Brain, Ventricles, Pain and Temperature Pathways, Diencephalon, Internal Capsule,
Vertical Relations of Corticospinal Tract, Areas of Brainstem, Brainstem Lesion
Localization, Facial Nerve: Applied Anatomy.
has a variety of features focusing principally on Neuroanatomy. Besides the site
has a brain atlas and an interesting Pathway Quiz at the end, too.
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