Human Anatomy and Physiology

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Elaine Marieb's clearly written and comprehensive lab manual has been thoroughly revised with new and updated content. Guiding readers through well-planned lab activities, this new edition features new illustrations and full-color photographs that help readers visualize and master lab concepts. <P>Incorporating the best new technology available for A&P labs, PowerLab(r) procedures have been added to selected exercises so students can practice with computerized data compilation techniques. Plus, ...
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Overview

Elaine Marieb's clearly written and comprehensive lab manual has been thoroughly revised with new and updated content. Guiding readers through well-planned lab activities, this new edition features new illustrations and full-color photographs that help readers visualize and master lab concepts. <P>Incorporating the best new technology available for A&P labs, PowerLab(r) procedures have been added to selected exercises so students can practice with computerized data compilation techniques. Plus, two new laboratory simulations have been added to the popular PhysioEx(tm) V3.0 program now available on CD-ROM or via the Web. <P>Designed to stand-alone or use with other materials, each manual contains anatomical and physiological terminology essential for use in one- or two-semester A&P courses. For college instructors and students.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780805353198
  • Publisher: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 6/28/2001
  • Edition number: 7
  • Pages: 759

Table of Contents

Getting Started - What to Expect, The Scientific Method, Writing a Lab Report, and Introduction to PowerLab®.
The Human Body: An Orientation.
Exercise 1. The Language of Anatomy.
Exercise 2. Organ Systems Overview.

The Microscope and Its Uses.
Exercise 3. The Microscope.

The Cell.
Exercise 4. The Cell - Anatomy and Division.
Exercise 5A. The Cell - Transport Mechanisms and Cell Permeability: Wet Lab.

Histology: Basic Tissues of the Body.
Exercise 6A. Classification of Tissues.

The Integumentary System and Body Membranes.
Exercise 7. The Integumentary System.
Exercise 8. Classification of Body Membranes.

The Skeletal System.
Exercise 9. Overview of the Skeleton: Classification and Structure of Bones and Cartilages.
Exercise 10. The Axial Skeleton.
Exercise 11. The Appendicular Skeleton.
Exercise 12. The Fetal Skeleton.
Exercise 13. Articulations and Body Movements.

The Muscular System.
Exercise 14. Microscopic Anatomy, Organization, and Classification of Skeletal Muscle.
Exercise 15. Gross Anatomy of the Muscular System.
Exercise 16A. Skeletal Muscle Physiology - Frog Experimentation: Wet Lab.

The Nervous System.
Exercise17. Histology of Nervous Tissue.
Exercise 18A. Neurophysiology of Nerve Impulses.
Exercise 19. Gross Anatomy of the Brain and Cranial Nerves.
Exercise 20. Electroencephalography.
Exercise 21. Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves.
Exercise 22. Human Reflex Physiology.
Exercise 23. General Sensation.
Exercise 24. Special Senses: Vision.
Exercise 25. Special Senses: Hearing and Equilibrium.
Exercise 26. Special Senses: Olfaction and Taste.

The Endocrine System.
Exercise 27. Anatomy and Basic Function of the Endocrine Glands.
Exercise 28A. Experiments on Hormonal Action.

The Circulatory System.
Exercise 29. Blood.
Exercise 30. Anatomy of the Heart.
Exercise 31. Conduction System of the Heart and Electrocardiography.
Exercise 32. Anatomy of the Blood Vessels.
Exercise 33A. Human Cardiovascular Physiology - Blood Pressure and Pulse Determinations.
Exercise 34A. Frog Cardiovascular Physiology: Wet Lab.
Exercise 35. The Lymphatic System and Immune Response.

The Respiratory System.
Exercise 36. Anatomy of the Respiratory System.
Exercise 37A. Respiratory System Physiology.

The Digestive System.
Exercise 38. Anatomy of the Digestive System.
Exercise 39A. Chemical and Physical Processes of Digestion: Wet Lab.

The Urinary System.
Exercise 40. Anatomy of the Urinary System.
Exercise 41A. Urinalysis.

The Reproductive System, Development, and Heredity.
Exercise 42. Anatomy of the Reproductive System.
Exercise 43. Physiology of Reproduction: Gametogenesis and the Female Cycles.
Exercise 44. Survey of Embryonic Development.
Exercise 45. Principles of Heredity.

Surface Anatomy.
Exercise 46. Surface Anatomy Roundup.

PhysioEx™ Version 3.0 Computer Simulations.
Exercise 5B. The Cell - Transport Mechanisms and Cell Permeability: Computer Simulation.
Exercise 6B. Using the Histology Module.
Exercise 16B. Skeletal Muscle Physiology: Computer Simulation.
Exercise 18B. Neurophysiology of Nerve Impulses: Computer Simulation.
Exercise 28B. Endocrine System Physiology: Computer Simulation.
Exercise 33B. Cardiovascular Dynamics: Computer Simulation.
Exercise 34B. Frog Cardiovascular Physiology: Computer Simulation.
Exercise 37B. Respiratory System Mechanics: Computer Simulation.
Exercise 39B. Chemical and Physical Processes of Digestion: Computer Simulation.
Exercise 41B. Renal Physiology: Computer Simulation.

Histology Atlas.
Human Anatomy Atlas.
Review Sheets.
Appendix A. The Metric System.
Appendix B. Predicted Vital Capacity Tables.
Appendix C. A.D.A.M. Interactive Anatomy Correlations.
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