Upper Limb Bone Video for Gross Human Anatomy

Publication ID Published Version
9217 August 15, 2012 1
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine


This 12-minute video provides a tutorial on the bones of the upper limb. It includes the scapula, clavicle, humerus, ulna, radius, carpals, metacarpals, and phalanges. Important structures on each bone are described along with mnemonics that aid with learning the complicated regions.


Bee M, McAuley R, Montante J. Upper Limb Bone Video for Gross Human Anatomy. MedEdPORTAL Publications; 2012. Available from: https://www.mededportal.org/publication/9217   http://dx.doi.org/10.15766/mep_2374-8265.9217

Contains Information Suitable for Patient Education

Educational Objectives

  1. To identify the bones of the upper limb and their major structures.
  2. To define the relationships between the bones and their sites of articulation.


  • Osteology (MeSH), Scapula (MeSH), Clavicle (MeSH), Humerus (MeSH), Ulna (MeSH), Radius (MeSH), Arm (MeSH), Forearm (MeSH), Hand (MeSH)


  • Medical
    • Orthopaedic Surgery
      • Hand Surgery
      • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine


  • Knowledge for Practice

Professional Interest

  • Instructional Materials/Methods

Instructional Methods

  • Independent Learning
  • Lecture
  • Tutorial

Organ Systems

  • Musculoskeletal system

Academic Focus

  • Basic Sciences
    • Gross Anatomy

Intended Audience

  • Professional School
    • Allied Health Student
    • Dental Student
    • Medical Student


  • Video

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