Clinical Anatomy

Eligible Subject: ‘Clinical Anatomy’


This subject is intended to give an in-depth insight of selected essential anatomy topics in the context of its applied clinical cases.

*Recommended for 3rd to 6th year students.


Aim of the course

The aim of this subject is to emphasize and highlight the importance to possess a sufficient level of anatomy knowledge for successful medical practice.


Credits requirements: (1 semesters course - 3 credits)

*Full attendance (one absence allowed).



The course will take place once every week of 3-4 hours in 6 seminars during the winter and/or summer semester.

Thursdays 14:00-18:00 - Starting date will be announced 

The following topics will be discussed:

  1. Nerve entrapment syndromes.
  2. Peripheral vessels variations and anomalies.
  3. Clinical anatomy in the orthopedic/traumatology practice.
  4. Clinical anatomy in the abdominal surgery practice.
  5. Clinical anatomy of head and neck.
  6. Pediatrics clinical anatomy.
  7. Heart congenital defects.


Recommended Textbooks:

Dugani, S., Agur, A. M. R., Dalley, A.F. Clinical Anatomy Cases: An Integrated Approach with Physical Examination and Medical Imaging. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2016.

Created: 25. 3. 2019 / Modified: / Responsible person: MUDr. Azzat Al-Redouan