Information Package / Course Catalogue
Body Regions III: Thorax
Course Code: VAN523
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 1
Prt.: 2
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 6
Objectives of the Course

Topographic and comparative review of anatomical structures of the thorax in domestic mammals.

Course Content

Topographic review of anatomical structures of regio presternalis, sternalis, mammaria thoracica, scapularis, costalis and cardiaca in domestic mammals. Pleura and mediastinum differences of these regions in domestic mammals.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To have knowledge of topographical anatomy of the thorax.
2.Determine the status of the normal or abnormal of the thorax structures
3.Obtain to adequate anatomical information for any surgical attempt to in the chest.
4.to be able to be have knowledge Mediastinum
5.to be able to be have knowledge Artery, vena, nerve and lymph nodes in the thoracic cavity
Recommended or Required Reading
1.ÖCAL, M.K., ERDEN, H., ÖĞÜT, İ., KARA, M.E “Anatomy of the Domestic Animals (General-Skin-Forelimb)." Adnan Menderes University Press No: 5 (1998)
2.ÖCAL, M.K., ÖĞÜT, İ., KARA, M.E “Anatomy of the Domestic Animals (Trunk)." Adnan Menderes University Press No: 11 (1999)
3.DURSUN, N “Veterinary Anatomy I” Medisan Press (1996)
4.DURSUN, N “Veterinary Anatomy II” Medisan Press (1996)
5.DURSUN, N “Veterinary Anatomy III” Medisan Press (2005)
6.DURSUN, N “Anatomy of the Domestic Birds” Medisan Press (2002)
7.BAHADIR, A., YILDIZ, H “Veterinary Anatomy I (Locomotion System)” Ezgi Press (2004)
8.BAHADIR, A., YILDIZ, H “Veterinary Anatomi II (Organs)” Ezgi Press (2005)
9.DYCE, KM., SACK, WO., WENSING, CJG “ Textbook of Veterinary Anatomy” W.B. Saunders Company (1987)
10.NICKEL, R., SHUMMER, A., SEIFERLE, E “The Anatomy of the Domestic Animals Volume I –IV)” Verlag Paul Parey (1986)
11.BUDRAS, KD., WUNSCHE, A “Atlas of Veterinary Anatomy (Cattle)” Medipres (2009)
12.BUDRAS, KD., FRICKE, W., RICHTER, R “Atlas of Veterinary Anatomy (Dog)” Medipres (2009)
13.BUDRAS, KD., RÖCK, S “Atlas of Veterinary Anatomy (Horse)”,Translation, Medipres (2009)
14.POPESKO P, “Topographic Anatomy Atlas of the Domestic Animals” Translation, Nobel Tıp Press (2010)
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Relationship between the shape of the function with the chest
Week 1 - Practice
Examination of the shape of the chest in cadavers
Week 2 - Theoretical
Superficial formations in the chest
Week 2 - Practice
Investigation of the superficial structures of thorax in cadavers.
Week 3 - Theoretical
Chest and pleura
Week 3 - Practice
Investigation of thorax
Week 4 - Theoretical
Lung
Week 4 - Practice
Anatomical structures of lungs and differencies of species
Week 5 - Theoretical
Mediastinum craniale
Week 5 - Practice
Dissection of mediastinum craniale
Week 6 - Theoretical
Mediastinum medium
Week 6 - Practice
Dissection of mediastinum medium
Week 7 - Theoretical
Mediastinum caudale
Week 7 - Practice
Dissection of mediastinum caudale
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm
Week 9 - Theoretical
Heart 1
Week 9 - Practice
Examination of the position and the external formation of the heart
Week 10 - Theoretical
Heart 2
Week 10 - Practice
Dissection of the incoming and outgoing vessels to the heart
Week 11 - Theoretical
Esophagus and trachea
Week 11 - Practice
To learn the course of these structures in the chest cavity
Week 12 - Theoretical
Arteries and veins of thorax
Week 12 - Practice
Dissection of arteries and veins
Week 13 - Theoretical
Nerves of thorax
Week 13 - Practice
Dissection of nerves
Week 14 - Theoretical
Lymph nodes of thorax
Week 14 - Practice
Dissection of lymp nodes
Week 15 - Theoretical
Radiography of thorax
Week 15 - Practice
Radiographic investigations
Week 16 - Theoretical
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140114
Lecture - Practice140228
Laboratory70321
Reading105656
Midterm Examination112113
Final Examination117118
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)150
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
4
3
5
5
OÇ-2
4
5
4
5
OÇ-3
5
5
4
4
OÇ-4
5
5
5
5
OÇ-5
5
5
5
5
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