This highly detailed, life-size vertebral column model is an ideal teaching model for students, for patient education, and for health programs on lifting and bending. Shows all significant features for each vertebra, including vertebral body, spinous and transverse processes, vertebral notch and spinal canal. Features complete pelvis, sacrum, occipital bone, vertebral artery and nerve branches. Herniated disc between the 3rd and 4th lumbar vertebrae. Two-part stand included. 29" spine, 34 1/2" stand.