COURSE CODE: VBA 201
COURSE TITLE: TOPOGRAPHIC AND MUSCULOSKELETAL ANATOMY
NUMBER OF UNITS: 3 Units
COURSE DURATION: Three hours per week
Course Coordinator: DR. OLUDE M.A
Office Location: College of Veterinary Medicine, Dept. of Veterinary Anatomy, UNAAB.
Other Lecturers: Dr. AKINLOYE A.K., Dr. ADEBAYO A.O., and MUSTAPHA O.A
Scope and necessity for the study of Anatomy, anatomical terminologies and nomenclature, Osteology: divisions of the skeleton, classification of bones and cartilages, surface anatomy and conformation of the bony thorax, the thoracic wall: epiaxial muscles of the thorax and the shoulder girdle. The brachial plexus and nerve supply to the thorax, the pelvis, pelvic cavity and the pelvic limb, osteology and myology of the head, the ocular orbit and adnexa, the oral cavity: osteology and myology of the neck.