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Technology in Anatomy Education

Is Visible Body Courseware a good alternative to an Anatomage table?

Virtual anatomy education tools are becoming more and more popular, and there is a wide range of forms those tools can take. Many are meant to replace costly cadavers, while others serve as useful portable reference tools and study aids. If you’re ...
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Technology in Anatomy Education

Can Augmented Reality Improve The Learning Experience of Future Healthcare Professionals?

Did you know that a 2016 survey revealed that many of today’s high school students want to be tomorrow’s healthcare professionals? Of the 10 most ...
Technology in Anatomy Education

Using 3D Anatomy Apps During Lecture: Teaching Tips for Courseware Users

Instructors, we have great news for you: the new web and site license version of Atlas 2020 is now part of Courseware! Your students will use it to ...
Technology in Anatomy Education

Analyzing a Growing Healthcare Trend: What Is Telemedicine?

At the HLTH conference this past October, the Visible Body team noticed that telemedicine/telehealth has been steadily increasing in popularity over ...
Technology in Anatomy Education

Differentiating Reality: The Difference between Augmented and Virtual Reality

The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines reality as “the quality or state of being real” or as “something that is neither derivative nor dependent but ...
Technology in Anatomy Education

Inside the Cadaver Lab, Part 3: What it's like to take an anatomy lab course

Welcome back to our Inside the Cadaver Lab series, where we’ve been talking about all things cadaver lab! We’ve discussed the history of cadaver ...
Technology in Anatomy Education

7 Healthcare Industry Trends Spotted at HLTH 2019

Every week we hear from hundreds of healthcare instructors and students about what they need to succeed with their teaching and learning goals, and ...
Technology in Anatomy Education

A Focus on People: Innovations That Improve Healthcare Engagements and Outcomes

The annual HLTH conference bills itself as “the largest and most important conference for health innovation,” so along with a few other members of ...
Technology in Anatomy Education

How to Design Lessons Using 3D Anatomy Apps: A Step-by-Step Guide

3D anatomy apps like Human Anatomy Atlas are great for reference, and they make excellent teaching tools as well, especially with the help of a ...
Technology in Anatomy Education

Using Digital Textbooks in an Anatomy Course: Pros and Cons

Thinking about transitioning from a traditional textbook to a digital textbook option? What about dropping a textbook completely and replacing it ...