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BIOL 215/216 - Anatomy & Physiology I & II: Mobile Resources

Human Anatomy & Physiology: Comprehensive study of the structure and function of the human organism, including but not limited to the integumentary, skeletal, muscle, nervous and endocrine systems.

Apps for Anatomy & Physiology

There are a variety of apps out there to help students study anatomy and physiology.  These are just a few.  

Some of the apps are free, while others are not.  Please use your own discretion and best judgment before purchasing any of them, as their being listed here is not  a recommendation on our part, simply a listing of what we have found so far!  

iOS Apps

 BioDigital Human:  A better way to understand health and the human body. The BioDigital Human is the most comprehensive set of 3D anatomy and health condition models ever assembled. Choose from thousands of interactive visualizations to build your own custom library of models. This app is an extension of the award-winning BioDigital Human Platform online, allowing web and mobile users to seamlessly explore the human body in 3D.

 

  Essential Skeleton 4 :  Essential Skeleton 4 is a fully functional, self-contained app covering the essential anatomy of the skeleton. This app is being offered free to demonstrate the groundbreaking 3D technology and innovative design inherent in 3D4Medical's new range of apps.

 

 

Speed Bones:  How fast can you point to your trapezium, trapezoid or triquetrum? Speed Bones MD is a fun an addictive game that tests your speed and challenges your memory.

 

 

3D Human Anatomy Atlas 2:  Billed as the most robust human anatomy learning and teaching app on the market. It includes male and female models, each with over 3,400 anatomical structures. All the structures in both models are rendered in true 3D. The user can view any combination of anatomy, rotate freely, and adjust the zoom area. Each structure includes definitions with detailed information about location, form, function and physiology. Atlas 2 provides a powerful visual reference tool for healthcare professionals and a lab-like study aide for students.

 

Skeleton System Pro III.  The Skeletal System Pro III - includes the most in depth 3D skeleton ever developed, the ability to rotate, cut and get superior/inferior views all with the simple stroke of the finger. This app’s primary use is as a learning tool but can also be used as a fast and innovative reference tool by utilizing the index function that allows the user to select an item and the app will automatically zoom in and identify it.

 

Nervous System Reference Guide:  This apps covers information about the Human Nervous system split into 10 top level sections: Central Nervous System, Peripheral Nervous System, Neurons and Nerve Fibers, Termination, Cranial Nerves, Spinal Nerves, Nerves of the Brachial Plexus, Cervical Plexus, Lumbrosacral Plexus and Anatomy of the Autonomic Nervous System.

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Android Apps

‚ÄčBioDigital's Human Platform:™   A virtual body platform consisting of the most comprehensive set of true 3D anatomy and 3D health condition models ever assembled. Choose from 1000’s of interactive visualizations to build your own custom library of models. This app is an extension of BioDigital's award-winning Human Platform™ online, allowing users from web to mobile to seamlessly experience exploring beneath the skin in 3D.

 

Organs (3D):  Shows a three-dimensional model of the human body organs and a description of all of them. This application is intended to complement the study of anatomy in medicine, biology or other. Touching each organ as the heart, brain, lungs, reproductive system, liver, intestine, ovary, testis, stomach, kidney, etc.. information is displayed. 

 

Essential Skeleton 3.   Essential Skeleton 3 is a fully functional, self-contained app covering the essential anatomy of the skeleton. This app is being offered free to demonstrate the groundbreaking 3D technology and innovative design inherent in 3D4Medical's new range of apps. 3D4Medical have developed a cutting edge 3D graphics engine designed specifically to maximize what can be done with anatomical models in the mobile environment. Now 3D4Medical have also created custom built anatomical models which have been built from the ground up specifically for the proprietary 3D Display engine. The result is unparalleled graphics and functionality.

 

Muscle | Skeleton 3D Anatomy:  Free access to 3D anatomical models of skull and upper limb (bones and muscles).  In-app purchases to unlock all body regions.  "Muscle | Skeleton - 3D Atlas of Anatomy" is a next generation anatomy atlas in 3D which gives you availability of interactive highly detailed anatomical models!   The musculoskeletal system has been reconstructed in 3D, you can rotate and zoom in on each model and observe in detail from any angle.  By selecting models or pins you will be shown the terms related to any specific anatomical part, you can select from 11 languages and show the terms in two languages simultaneously.

 

3D Bones and Organs:  A true and totally 3D free app for learning human anatomy with position quiz, built on an advanced interactive 3D touch interface. It is completely free! (No in-app purchase). It has every bone and organ in the human body.

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