Parts & Surfaces

Take a closer look at the skeletal system by exploring the bony landmarks (Parts and Surfaces) of a structure.

How to Use Parts & Surfaces

Accessing Parts Surfaces

Accessing Parts & Surfaces

To access Parts and Surfaces, choose a bone from the model. The infobox for that structure will appear on the left of the screen. Under the title of the structure you will see the landmark options available for that structure.

Selecting Parts Surfaces

Selecting Parts & Surfaces

Select the Parts or Surfaces icon to view the bony landmarks associated with the selected structure. Choose an option from the list which appears below. You will be taken into Isolate Mode to view your selection more clearly.

Isolate Mode

Isolate Mode

Your selected Parts or Surfaces will be highlighted on the model, and additional information about the selection is displayed in the info box. Continue to explore the landmarks by either tapping on the model, or choosing an item in the list.

Exploring Parts Surfaces

Exploring Parts & Surfaces

The model remains fully interactive and you may rotate, zoom, and pan to find your preferred angle.



Tap Back to return to the main screen.

Accessing Parts Surfaces Through Systems

Accessing Parts & Surfaces Through Systems

Parts and Surfaces are available as layers of the Skeletal System, and shows a map of all bony landmarks across the full skeleton. Tap the Skeletal System Icon, and press the Plus or Minus buttons until you come to the Parts or Surfaces layers (the second and third layers of the system). To hide the parts and surfaces, tap the Skeletal System icon and press the Minus button.

Selecting Parts Surfaces from the Model

Selecting Parts & Surfaces from the Model

Select a Part or Surface from the model by tapping on it. The model zooms in to show the selected point. Information about the landmark will appear in the infobox. To view another landmark on the model, tap it. To view any landmark in Isolate Mode, select it from the list in the Infobox.

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