Essential Anatomy 5 Tutorials

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Using the Model

Isolating Structures

When a structure has been isolated, further features and information become available. Make notes and hear an audio pronunciation for that specific structure. The structure may also be examined from a number of preset views.
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Turning Systems on/off

There are eleven systems in Essential Anatomy. Clever functionality found within the app allows the user to strip away layers of muscle via the 'layering' tool.
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Breadcrumb Trail

When a structure is selected, the path of that structure is revealed along the top of the screen, as part of the breadcrumb trail. The parent of the highlighted structure may be selected simply by tapping on its name, and can in turn be manipulated as a structure in its entirety.
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Selecting Structures

Tap on a structure to select it, and to access the view options for each structure.
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The Basics

The 3D model can be simply manipulated using finger gestures: spread to zoom in; drag two fingers to pan; pinch to zoom out; and drag to rotate.
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Using the Toolbar


Quiz yourself on any of the app's systems. Also, select subsystems to refine the content of your quiz.
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Control Menu

Make detailed selections on which systems and structures are visible.
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Male & Female Models

Switch between Male and Female models at the touch of a button.
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The slice tool affords the ability to slice through a structure(s) via a 3D plane. The tool becomes accessible when a structure is in Isolate mode.
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Multiple Selection

Hide and/or Fade multiple structures quickly.
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Add your own 3D pins to highlight areas in the model for quick reference.
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Pen and Share

Draw on or annotate any chosen screen with the Pen tool, and share views from the app via e-mail, Facebook, Twitter or add an image to iPhoto.
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Select label using dynamic search function in English or Latin and be taken directly to that structure.
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Store any scene by bookmarking it and access predefined views. Return to scene at any time by selecting it in the bookmark menu. Rename, reorder and delete your bookmarks using the Edit function.
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Home & Reset

Return the model to its original position on screen with Home, and use Reset to restore all hidden structures on the model.
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Settings: Control Menu

Reset System by System Button

Restore Saved Positions

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