Head & Neck Competency – Topic: Head & neck Joints, Histology, Development, Radiography & Surface marking Number of competencies: (9) Number of procedures for certification: (NIL)

AN43.1 Describe & demonstrate the movements
with muscles producing the movements of atlantooccipital joint & atlantoaxial joint
AN43.2 Identify, describe and draw the microanatomy of pituitary gland, thyroid, parathyroid gland, tongue, salivary glands, tonsil, epiglottis, cornea, retina K/S SH Y
AN43.3 Identify, describe and draw microanatomy of olfactory epithelium, eyelid, lip, sclero-corneal junction, optic nerve, cochlea- organ of corti, pineal gland K/S SH N
AN43.4 Describe the development and developmental basis of congenital anomalies of face, palate, tongue, branchial apparatus, pituitary gland, thyroid gland & eye K KH Y
AN43.5 Demonstrate- 1) Testing of muscles of facial expression, extraocular muscles, muscles of mastication, 2) Palpation of carotid arteries, facial artery, superficial temporal artery, 3) Location of internal and external jugular veins, 4) Location of hyoid bone, thyroid cartilage and cricoid cartilage with their vertebral levels K/S SH Y
AN43.6 Demonstrate surface projection of- Thyroid gland, Parotid gland and duct, Pterion, Common carotid artery, Internal jugular vein, Subclavian vein, External jugular vein, Facial artery in the face & accessory nerve K/S SH N
AN43.7 Identify the anatomical structures in 1) Plain x-ray skull, 2) AP view and lateral view 3) Plain x-ray cervical spine-AP and lateral view 4) Plain x- ray of paranasal sinuses K/S SH Y
AN43.8 Describe the anatomical route used for carotid angiogram and vertebral angiogram K/S SH N
AN43.9 Identify anatomical structures in carotid angiogram and vertebral angiogram K/S SH N

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