mLumbarAnatomy by Human Media (Universal)
Released: Jan 22, 2010
Version: 1.4.1
Size: 91 MB
Deal Alert
Get notified when this app is on sale or goes free [privacy policy]

Price History

Ranking - Medical (iPhone)

Ranking - Medical (iPad)


Human Media
mLumbarAnatomy presents the basic anatomy of the lower back (lumbar spine). The app features animated visualizations, medical images and educational notes for anyone seeking an introduction to lumbar anatomy.

"Great! - Good for general public, basic knowledge, great graphics!" - Bonnbnj USA

"10 out of 10" - Phil leggett UK

"Worth every penny… This App can be recommended without limitations." - elppa77 Germany

• Vertebra - location and structure of a lumbar vertebra. Shows how adjacent vertebra are connected by the intervertebral disc and facet joints and how the vertebra link together to form the vertebral canal.
• Spinal Cord - position of the brain within the skull and the spinal cord within the spinal canal
• Peripheral nerves - how the cervical nerves travel to the arms, the thoracic nerves travel to the trunk and the lumbar nerves travel to the pelvis and legs
• Inter-vertebral Disc - location and function of the annulus fibrosus and nucleus pulposus of the inter-vertebral discs
• Soft Tissues - how the ligaments and capsules support the lumbar spine
• Core Muscles - location and function of the core muscles
• Components - the components of the lumbar spine – bones, discs, nerves, ligaments and muscles

• introductory education
• core concepts without the distraction of real tissue (restricted orientation, unclear structure differentiation due to color, texture or blood)
• anatomically accurate

mLumbarAnatomy is part of the lumbar spine library of patient education applications. Anatomate-apps have a range of spine apps including the reference apps - iSpineCare, iSpineOperations and iSpinePainManagement.

What's new in version 1.4.1
• iPhone 6 Plus improvements to landscape use
• Medical image notes and annotations are now kept on-screen with device rotations
• Improved legibility of Introduction screen on phone
Our verdict: Ok
  • = mLumbarAnatomy has average ratings (3-star).
Similar Apps
Maybe Baby 2016 Lite - Fertility / Ovulation Diary,...

iPhone App - Designed for iPhone, compatible with iPad

Developer: BazilSoft || Version: 7.01

Maybe Baby™ Fertility Tracker

iPhone App - Designed for iPhone, compatible with iPad

Developer: BazilSoft || Version: 10.20

Pocket Heart

Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad

Developer: Pocket Anatomy || Version: 3.1