Link to VAT

The Virtual Anaesthesia Textbook


Last modified 9/11/2014. Comments to: Chris Thompson

Have you joined us at the Annual Spring Anatomy for Anaesthetists course, held at Sydney University, Australia?


General sites

Pod casts and powerpoint audiovisual lectues from Dr Whitaker's Instant Anatomy website - just superb work.

Basic anatomy from online nursing.


RadiologyEd - collection of links to useful Radiology sites.

Head and neck anatomy

Blood supply to brain from the University of Dundee, Scotland | Facial nerve and muscles of facial expression tutorial. from Washington University | Mandibular division of trigeminal nerve from SUNY downstate Medical Centre.

Skull tutorial - From Gateway Community College, Phoenix best l have seen for identification of foramina and major bony points of the skull.

Images of the larynx. Laryngeal anatomy from Emory, Wikipedia, Theodora, York. Videos of laryngeal movement with phonation.


Abdomen tutorial from the Department of Anatomy at the University of Pretoria, South Africa.

Epidural images. Anatomy UK FRCA, Amy Woods, Intriguing blog entry.


The Shoulder | Osteology of the hand | Lower limb from the Department of Anatomy at the University of Pretoria, South Africa.

Very useful source of peripheral nerve block information - NYSORA - New York School of Regional Anesthesia.

Fun and useful

Bodyworld exhibition

Healthline's Human Body Maps

Trauma org - Excellent interactive practice moulages.

Link to VAT

visitors to this chapter since April 29th 2000.

Original concept for the Virtual Anaesthesia Textbook by:
Dr. Chris Thompson
Senior Staff Specialist Anaesthetist
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
Sydney Australia