Laboratory Manual for Human Anatomy & Physiology Fetal Pig Version
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Fundamentals of Human Anatomy and Physiology

1 Scientific Method and Measurements

2 Body Organization, Membranes, and Terminology

3 Chemistry of Life

4 Care and Use of the Microscope


5 Cell Structure and Function

Ph.I.L.S. 3.0 #2 Size and Basal Metabolic Rate

6 Movements Through Membranes

Ph.I.L.S. 3.0 #1 Varying Extracellular Concentration

7 Cell Cycle


8 Epithelial Tissues

9 Connective Tissues

10 Muscle and Nervous Tissues

Integumentary System

11 Integumentary System

Skeletal System

12 Bone Structure and Classification

13 Organization of the Skeleton

14 Skull

15 Vertebral Column and Thoracic Cage

16 Pectoral Girdle and Upper Limb

17 Pelvic Girdle and Lower Limb

18 Fetal Skeleton

19 Joint Structure and Movements

Muscular System

20 Skeletal Muscle Structure and Function

Ph.I.L.S. 3.0 #4 Stimulus-Dependent Force Generation

21 Electromyography: BIOPAC© Exercise

22 Muscles of the Head and Neck

23 Muscles of the Chest, Shoulder, and Upper Limb

24 Muscles of the Vertebral Column, Abdominal Wall, and Pelvic Floor

25 Muscles of the Hip and Lower Limb

Surface Anatomy

26 Surface Anatomy

Nervous System

27 Nervous Tissue and Nerves

28 Meninges, Spinal Cord, and Spinal Nerves

29 Reflex Arc and Somatic Reflexes

30 Brain and Cranial Nerves

31A Reaction Time: BIOPAC© Exercise

31B Electroencephalography I: BIOPAC© Exercise

32 Dissection of the Sheep Brain

General and Special Senses

33 General Senses

34 Smell and Taste

35 Eye Structure

36 Visual Tests and Demonstrations

37 Ear and Hearing

38 Ear and Equilibrium

Endocrine System

39 Endocrine Structure and Function

Ph.I.L.S. 3.0 #17 Thyroid Gland and Metabolic Rate

40 Diabetic Physiology

Cardiovascular System

41 Blood Cells

42 Blood Testing

Ph.I.L.S. 3.0 #31 pH & Hb-Oxygen Binding

43 Blood Typing

44 Heart Structure

45 Cardiac Cycle

Ph.I.L.S. 3.0 #23 The Meaning of Heart Sounds

46 Electrocardiography: BIOPAC© Exercise

47 Blood Vessel Structure, Arteries, and Veins

48 Pulse Rate and Blood Pressure

Ph.I.L.S. 3.0 #36 Deep Breathing and Cardiac

Lymphatic System

49 Lymphatic System

Respiratory System

50 Respiratory Organs

51 Breathing and Respiratory Volumes

Ph.I.L.S. 3.0 #34 Altering Airway Volume

52Spirometry: BIOPAC© Exercise

53Control of Breathing

Digestive System

54 Digestive Organs

55 Action of a Digestive Enzyme

Urinary System

56 Urinary Organs

57 Urinalysis

Reproductive Systems and Development

58 Male Reproductive System

59 Female Reproductive System

60 Meiosis, Fertilization, and Early Development

61 Genetics

PIG Dissection Exercises

62 Fetal Pig Dissection: Musculature

63 Fetal Pig Dissection: Cardiovascular System

64 Fetal Pig Dissection: Respiratory System

65 Fetal Pig Dissection: Digestive System

66 Fetal Pig Dissection: Urinary System

67 Fetal Pig Dissection: Reproductive Systems

Supplemental Laboratory Exercises*

S-1 Skeletal Muscle Contractions

Ph.I.L.S. 3.0 #6 Principles of Summation and Tetanus

S-2 Nerve Impulse Stimulation

Ph.I.L.S. 3.0 #10 The Compound Action Potential

S-3 Factors Affecting the Cardiac Cycle

Ph.I.L.S. 3.0 #18 Thermal and Chemical Effects

Appendix 1 Preparation of Solutions

Appendix 2 Assessments of Laboratory Assessments

Appendix 3 Correlation of Laboratory Exercises and Ph.I.L.S. 3.0.

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