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Anatomy & Physiology – Studying with Cadavers


Ningaloo Massage & Health supports professional development amongst its Therapists. Keeping up to date with anatomy and physiology, Remedial Massage Therapist Tania Knight was able to attend a wet lab.

This experience allows Therapists to view dissected cadavers to see, feel and trace the anatomical features of the upper and lower body.

A medical cadaver is the body of a person who donated their remains to science. Handling of a human body allows a detailed examination of the tissues and their myriad connections.This enables visual identification of parts of the skeleton, nerves, muscles, key bony landmarks and muscle attachments.

Extra lucky, a specimen Tania was handing had received a hip replacement which enabled a clear view of the articulation and artificial parts in the hip joint.


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