Medical Gross Anatomy
Surface Anatomy


Surface Anatomy: Pulses
Superficial Temporal Artery Carotid Artery Brachial Artery
Radial Artery Femoral Artery Popliteal Artery
Posterior Tibial Artery Dorsalis Pedis Artery
Arteriolar pulses should be assessed above and below the heart.
The following locations are most commonly assessed.
See Images above
Other Surface Anatomy:
| Back | Thorax | Abdomen | Pelvis and Perineum | Head and Neck | Upper Limb | Lower Limb |