This brief, hands-on lab manual is built specifically to accommodate the fast pace of one-semester A&P labs. It complements any one-semester A&P text and provides 27 concise, activity-based exercises. Each lab includes a new pre-lab quiz, learning objectives, summaries of key concepts, a variety of activities, and an integrated review sheet. The manual also includes a full-color Histology Atlas with 55 photomicrographs.
Table of Contents
Unit One: Human Body and Orientation
1. The Language of Anatomy
2. Organ Systems Overview
Unit Two: The Cell
3. The Cell - Anatomy and Division
4. Cell Membrane Transport Mechanisms
Unit Three: Basic Tissues and the Skin
5. Classification of Tissues
6. The Skin (Integumentary System)
Unit Four: The Skeletal System
7. Overview of the Skeleton
8. The Axial Skeleton
9. The Appendicular Skeleton
10. Joints & Body Movements
Unit Five: The Muscular System
11. Microscopic Anatomy and Organization of Skeletal Muscle
12. Gross Anatomy of the Muscular System
Unit Six: Regulatory Systems: Neural and Endocrine
13. Neuron Anatomy and Physiology
14. Gross Anatomy of the Brain and Cranial Nerves
15. Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves
16. Human Reflex Physiology
17. The Special Senses
18. Functional Anatomy of the Endocrine Glands
Unit Seven: The Circulatory System
20. Anatomy of the Heart
21. Anatomy of Blood Vessels
22. Human Cardiovascular Physiology—Blood Pressure and Pulse Determinations
Unit Eight: The Respiratory System
23. Anatomy of the Respiratory System
24. Respiratory System Physiology
Unit Nine: Other Major Systems
25. Functional Anatomy of the Digestive System
26. Functional Anatomy of the Urinary System
27. Anatomy of the Reproductive System
Appendix A: The Microscope
Appendix B: The Metric System
This item has been upgraded to Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology Laboratory Manual, 6th Edition.
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