Pocket Anatomy https://www.pocketanatomy.com Award Winning 3D Anatomy Software Mon, 15 May 2017 11:23:39 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.5 https://www.pocketanatomy.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/cropped-logo_512_grey-32x32.jpg Pocket Anatomy https://www.pocketanatomy.com 32 32 Pocket Anatomy: Now on Android! https://www.pocketanatomy.com/app-updates/android Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:07:36 +0000 https://www.pocketanatomy.com/?p=11707 With over 1Million users on iOS, we have now launched our award-winning 3D anatomy app on Android. Boost your anatomy knowledge TODAY! Looking to view the human muscles and skeletal systems in 3D? With our award-winning app, it’s easy: retrieve anatomical structures and relevant clinical information in an instant. Search through 100s of anatomical structures

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Building a 3D Human. Phase 1: Skeleton https://www.pocketanatomy.com/3d-human/building-3d-human Sat, 15 Apr 2017 08:39:23 +0000 https://www.pocketanatomy.com/?p=11680 (The following blog entries outline the steps taken to independently develop a 3D model of the (male) human anatomy.) The Skeleton is the support structure of the human body. It gives the body its shape and form, provides attachment points for muscles to allow movement of the joints and serves as a frame for protecting

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Anatomy of a Webinar https://www.pocketanatomy.com/teaching-anatomy/special-webinar-pocket-anatomy Mon, 30 Jan 2017 18:21:58 +0000 https://www.pocketanatomy.com/?p=11579   Hello everybody! The first month of 2017 has almost gone and the year looks already super exciting here at Pocket Anatomy with a lot of new stuff in the pipeline! We are all hustling and bustling to constantly improve and update the software (from graphics to content), and to prepare special events for future

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Anatomy of the Immune System https://www.pocketanatomy.com/teaching-anatomy/anatomy-immune-system Wed, 14 Dec 2016 17:04:30 +0000 https://www.pocketanatomy.com/?p=11533 December Awareness Months and Weeks bring us a variety of topics, including three related to the immune system—WHO World AIDS Day, National Influenza Vaccination Week, and National Handwashing Week—and one to support a fun holiday season! Anatomy of the Immune System The immune system is one of the most complex systems within the human body,

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Anatomy of Cancer https://www.pocketanatomy.com/health-and-education/movember Wed, 02 Nov 2016 15:22:55 +0000 https://www.pocketanatomy.com/?p=11459 Movember, if you’re not already familiar with the term, is a combination of “mo” (short for moustache) and “November”, and is celebrated as a way to draw attention to cancers that affect men, particularly prostate and testicular cancers…because men are dying too young. (#Movember) The goal of the Movember movement is “to change the face

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Case Study: University of California Irvine https://www.pocketanatomy.com/teaching-anatomy/case-study-university-california-irvine Tue, 01 Nov 2016 16:30:02 +0000 https://www.pocketanatomy.com/?p=11446 “…there are quite a few apps that effectively marry anatomy content and the iPad technology such as the Pocket Anatomy app.” Dr. Warren Weichmann, University of California Irvine. Way back in August 6, 2010…students at University of California, Irvine’s School of Medicine started their medical education. That year, next to good old books, they each

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How to: 3D Navigation https://www.pocketanatomy.com/tutorial/how-to-3d-navigation Tue, 25 Oct 2016 01:00:06 +0000 https://www.pocketanatomy.com/?p=11279 Hello! Pocket Anatomy is there on your iPad and you get excited every time you show it to your friends. The coolest part? Flipping through the two human models showing the layers and the beautiful 3D graphic details. Our Interactive 3D Human Body app is designed in such a way to allow you to navigate and

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The Anatomy of medical jargon – part 2 https://www.pocketanatomy.com/teaching-anatomy/the-anatomy-of-medical-jargon Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:53:07 +0000 https://www.pocketanatomy.com/?p=11338 Last month we started to see how medical terminology, no matter how complex it looks like, can be decoded by becoming more familiar with words roots deriving from -mostly – Greek and Latin. So far we focused only on parts of the human body. This month, we will look at more general concepts, like diseases

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Anatomy of Healthy Lungs https://www.pocketanatomy.com/health-and-education/healthy-lung-month Tue, 04 Oct 2016 12:59:25 +0000 https://www.pocketanatomy.com/?p=11292 October is Healthy Lung Month. By taking care of our lungs—and keeping them healthy—we help to maintain our general health as well. Take a deep breath…and read on! In preparation for November’s Great American Smokeout, scheduled annually for the third Thursday of the month (this year on 17 November), during which smokers are encouraged to

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How To: Learning Content https://www.pocketanatomy.com/teaching-anatomy/weekly-tip-accessing-pa-learning-content Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:36:25 +0000 https://www.pocketanatomy.com/?p=11182 You’ve just downloaded the Pocket Anatomy app. You’re maybe spending hours spinning around the 3D models of the male and female body and have certainly been admiring the beauty of them. You’re amazed at how complex this machine is! Now, it’s high time to understand how the human body works and how each single part

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