Additional External Resources:

  1. The Canine Thoracic Organs in Real 3D Anatomy, showing the heart, lungs and ribs and allowing detailed and accurate visualisation of organs "in-situ".
  2. G.R.A.C.I.E. (Greyhound Resource for Anatomical Cross-sectional Interactive Education). An embalmed cadaveric female canine specimen sectioned transversely, imaged using MRI, displayed in Perspex anatomical pots and incorporated into an interactive online tutorial on the thorax.
  3. Interactive flash animated images showing dissections of the thorax.
  4. Interactive 'Drag n' Drop' exercises to test your knowledge of the thorax.



The Online Veterinary Anatomy Museum (OVAM) project was funded by JISC as part of the Content Programme 2011-2013. It aims to provide access to veterinary anatomical resources in the form of a virtual museum.


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