Monday, Jun 15, 2009

A team at King's College London found public understanding of basic anatomy has not improved since a similar survey was conducted 40 years ago.

Less than 50% of the more than 700 people surveyed could correctly place the heart, BMC Family Practice says.

Basic anatomy 'baffles Britons', BBC News, June 12, 2009, http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/health/8092930.stm.