Funny/ Useful Memory Tips for Human Anatomy - page 2

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Hey Everyone! Thought I'd create a thread on useful tricks to remember difficult aspects of human anatomy. What worked for you??... Read More


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    I know this one everyone knows:


    For the carpals.

    Some Lovers Try Position That They Can't Handle

    (Scaphoid Lunate Trquentrum Pisiform Trapezoid Tripisium Camate Hamate)
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    Here are some that I used (that I can remember off the top of my head) for the Axial Skeleton (Note: some of them are kinda dirty, but they helped me remember and maybe they'll make you chuckle too)

    Foramen Magnum (think magnum condoms...its that shape too!)
    Anus (Line from 21 Jump Street, "I'm gonna finger pop your anus")
    Kyphosis (If you dropped your keys you have to lean down to pick you have to pick them up-spinal curvatures)
    Coccyx (Down there by your cock-if you have one ;-)
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    Remembering lordosis vs kyphosis.
    Me and my lab partner came up with,
    "Oh lord, look at that booty."
    For lordosis the inward curvature of lumbar vertebrae makes it kind of look like a person's rear end is sticking out in a way....idk haha it works.
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    Also, the atlas sits on the axis.

    Think of a globe. The world is the atlas, and the axis is the base it sits on.
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    Quote from bsnstudent16
    Also, the atlas sits on the axis.

    Think of a globe. The world is the atlas, and the axis is the base it sits on.
    Seconded. I think most professors would use this to help students with it.
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    Layers of the epidermis:

    Babies Smell Good Like Candy :-)
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    Quote from zeno33
    I know this one everyone knows:

    For the carpals.

    Some Lovers Try Position That They Can't Handle

    (Scaphoid Lunate Trquentrum Pisiform Trapezoid Tripisium Camate Hamate)
    Mine was: Slu*s Like To Pull The Tough C*ck Hard
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    Here's one to remember if the cranial nerves are Sensory, Motor or Both:

    S
    ome Say Marry Money But My Brother Says Big Boobs Matter More

    A good resource for medical mnemonics: MedicalMnemonics.com | Browse | Browse by Category
    Last edit by Blue Felt Fedora on Feb 28, '13
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    Fun games can help, too: Anatomy Arcade
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    satherp5's....that's definitely...memorable! haha.


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