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Acland's Video Atlas of Human Anatomy

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  • Database is not included in the main library search
  • In order to use all the features you must create a personal account
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Description

Acland's Video Atlas of Human Anatomy contains over 300 anatomy lessons on video using real, dissected human specimens. The specimens have not been embalmed and therefore retain the colour, texture and mobility of the living body.

Guides

User Guide

Publisher

Ovid Technologies

 

 

Amirsys Imaging Reference Center

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  • Database is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database 

Description

A comprehensive source of radiology references for all healthcare professionals who work with imaging tests. It offers a combination of high-quality images, classical diagnoses, and evidence-based clinical content.

The resource includes 72,000 x-ray, CT, MR, and ultrasound illustrations and images, plus expert, evidence-based content - including over 4,000 diagnoses - provided by imaging experts.

Publisher

Amirsys Imaging Reference Center

 

 

 

 

Anatomy & Physiology Online

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  • Database is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database 

Description

An online learning interactive resource from the providers of Anatomy TV which includes 19 modules with 3D images, narrated illustrations, dissection slides, clinical case studies, impact of aging on body systems, pronunciation guide, and quizzes.

Guides

Publisher

Primal Pictures

 

 

 

 

AnatomyTV

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  • Database is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database 

Description

Anatomy.tv is an interactive 3D anatomy resource. It has views of the hand and forearm, shoulder, hip, knee, and foot and ankle. It has been created as a collaborative effort between leading Universities (including Cambridge University and University College, London) and provides anatomical structures from raw medical scan data.

Each anatomical structure is presented in fine detail, and includes surface anatomy, cutaneous distribution, and nerves and arteries. Also included are common pathologies, radiological content, interactive quizzes and multiple choice questions.

Guides

Publisher

Primal Pictures

 

Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination

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  • Database is not included in the main library search 
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Description

Bates’ Visual Guide delivers head-to-toe and systems-based physical examination techniques for advanced assessment or an introduction to clinical medicine. The site features more than 8 hours of video content. 

Publisher

Wolters Kluwer

 

BMJ Learning

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  • You will need to register on the BMJ Learning home page the first time you use this database
  • Database is not included in the main library search
  • Students and staff at international partner institutions cannot use their UWE Bristol login to access this database

Description

BMJ Learning is a learning website for medical professionals offering a wide range of resources commissioned by the BMJ Group. These are evidence based, dealing with everyday issues in primary care and hospital medicine. There are currently over 300 modules.

Publisher

BMJ Publishing Group

 

 

Clinical Skills

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  • Database is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Description

Clinical Skills offers more than 160 clinical skills procedures, in a user-friendly illustrated format, regularly updated and with a useful search facility.

Publisher

clinicalskills.net

 

 

 

 

Visible Body

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Access restrictions

  • Database is not included in the main library search
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Description

Visible Body is a suite of online programs that cover anatomy, physiology, muscles, the skeleton, and the circulatory system through interactive 3D models, animations, quizzes and more. Peel away structures and layers from head to toe, rotate anatomical models, and dive deep into both systemic and regional anatomy. The programs complement textbook and classroom-based learning with interactive resources.

Publisher

Argosy Publishing

 

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