The Head and Neck

Learning objectives

  • Identify the bones that comprise the cranium.
  • Identify the major movers of the head and neck and understand the actions of the separate groups of muscles within the head and neck.
  • Identify the 12 the cranial nerves and the acronyms associated with them as well as there functions.
  • Identify the nerves that innervate the major movers of the neck, with emphasis on the brachial plexus.
  • Identify the 5 lobes of the brain and understand the order of the ventricles that are within the brain superiority to inferiorly.
  • Identify the hypothalamus¬†and pituitary gland relative to the anatomy of the brain
  • Identify the thyroid gland and its function

 

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