Alimentary system


Additional External Resources:

  1. 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 a series of interactive online tutorials on the abdomen.
  2. A guide to the anatomy of the abdomen of the pig using animated Flash images with accomanying descriptions.
  3. A guide to the anatomy of the avian digestive system using animated Flash images and accompanying text.
  4. Interactive 'Drag n' Drop' exercises to test your knowledge on the alimentary system.
  5. Encyclopaedic text content on WikiVet covering the alimentary system.
  6. Self-assessment Flashcards on the alimentary system.
  7. PowerPoint tutorials on the gastrointestinal tract and ruminant gastrointestinal tract histology.
  8. Alimentary system anatomy and physiology WikiQuizzes.



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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