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DisclaimerThis is not intended to serve as a primary study guide for Anatomy or Clinical Skills exams. Surface Anatomy is a peer-taught mentoring program overseen by Dr. Spudich; however, the review sessions are primarily designed by Program Coordinators. The goal of review sessions is to highlight clinically relevant anatomical landmarks in order to reinforce lecture material. All review topics have been discussed in lecture; no new testable material will be introduced in these sessions.


Learning Objectives

  1. Identify where to palpate the temporal, facial, carotid and subclavian arteries
  2. List the 4 paranasal sinuses and be able to identify where they are located
  3. Identify the boundaries of the anterior and posterior neck triangles
  4. Identify the triangles within the anterior triangle of the neck
  5. Know how to test the function of CN V and CN VI



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