Teaching and learning gross anatomy using modern electronic media based on the visible human project
Article first published online: 16 DEC 2002
Copyright © 2002 Wiley-Liss, Inc.
Volume 16, Issue 1, pages 44–54, January 2003
How to Cite
Jastrow, H. and Vollrath, L. (2003), Teaching and learning gross anatomy using modern electronic media based on the visible human project. Clin. Anat., 16: 44–54. doi: 10.1002/ca.10062
- Issue published online: 16 DEC 2002
- Article first published online: 16 DEC 2002
- Manuscript Revised: 19 APR 2002
- Manuscript Received: 28 MAR 2001
- human gross anatomy;
- anatomical instruction;
- media productions;
This article reviews online (Internet) anatomy projects and multimedia productions (books and CD-ROMs) based on the Visible Human Project (VHP) of the United States National Library of Medicine. The focus of these projects and productions is on the teaching of 3D anatomy using the digitized sections of the visible human male and female. The article also provides information about the VHP, its goals and what it has achieved thus far. Clin. Anat. 16:44–54, 2003. © 2002 Wiley-Liss, Inc.