Notes

Read up on thorax anatomy using one of the ten sections of notes: (1) Bones and Boundaries, (2) Muscles, (3) Pleurae, (4) Arteries, (5) Veins, (6) Nerves, (7) Heart, Part 1, (8) Heart, Part 2, (9) Lungs and (10) Breast and Lymphatics.

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1.1. Types of Rib

1.2. Features of a Typical Rib

1.3. The Sternum

1.4. The Thoracic Vertebrae

1.5. Joints of the Thorax

1.6. A Typical Thoracic Vertebra

2.1. Introducing the Muscles of the Thorax

2.2. External Intercostal Muscles

2.3. Internal Intercostal Muscles

2.4.1. Innermost Intercostal Muscles: Transversus Thoracis

2.4.2. Innermost Intercostal Muscles Proper

2.4.3. Innermost Intercostal Muscles: Subcostalis

2.5. Summarising the Intercostal Muscles

2.6. Location of the Intercostal Structures

2.7. Overview of the Diaphragm

2.8. Structures Associated with the Diaphragm

2.9. Movements of the Thorax During Respiration

2.10.1. Overview of the Accessory Muscles

2.10.2. Serratus Anterior

2.10.3. Serratus Posterior (Both Parts)

2.10.4. Pectoralis Major and Minor

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