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Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory Textbook, Complete

Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory Textbook, Complete - 8th edition

ISBN13: 978-0072351071

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Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory Textbook, Complete - 8TH 05 edition

ISBN13: 978-0072351071

Harold Benson, Stanley Gunstream, Arthur Talaro and Kathleen Talaro

ISBN13: 978-0072351071
ISBN10: 0072351071
Cover type:
Edition/Copyright: 8TH 05
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company

Published: 2005
International: No

Benson's Complete is designed for a 2-semester A&P course. In addition to the dozens of effective exercises, this lab manual is unique in that students are asked to label many of the figures to reinforce concepts. The cat is the primary dissection specimen in this manual. It is self-contained, detailed, and very logical in its approach. Because of its detailed content (textual material, line art, photos, and histology micrographs), it is generally not necessary to take the course textbook to the lab. The atlas of quality histology micrographs has always been a strong feature and makes it unnecessary to purchase an additional histology atlas.

New to This Edition :

  • 4-color art integrated throughout many chapters

Features :

  • Self-contained Lab Text. This is a self-contained laboratory manual that can be used with any A&P textbook.
  • Lab set-up illustrations clearly how to set up laboratory equipment.

Author Bio

Benson, Harold J. : Pasadena City College

Gunstream, Stanley E. : Emeritus, Pasadena City College

Talaro, Arthur : Pasadena City College

Talaro, Kathleen Park : Pasadena City College

Table of Contents

1 Some Fundamentals

1 Anatomical Terminology
2 Body Cavities and Membranes
3 Organ Systems: Rat Dissection

2 Cells and Tissues

4 Microscopy
5 Basic Cell Structure
6 Mitosis
7 Osmosis and Cell Membrane Integrity
8 Hydrogen Ion Concentration
9 Buffering Systems
10 Epithelial Tissues
11 Connective tissues
12 The Integument

3 The Skeletal System

13 The Skeletal Plan
14 The Skull
15 The Vertebral Column and Thorax
16 The Appendicular Skeleton
17 Articulations

4 The Nerve-Muscle Relationship

18 The Nerve Cells
19 The Muscle Cells
20 The Neuromuscular Junction

5 Instrumentation

21 Electrodes and Input Transducers
22 Amplifiers, Panel Meters, and Oscilloscopes
23 Gilson Chart Recorders
24 The Narco Physiograph(R)
25 The Electronic Stimulator
26 The Intelitool System

6 Skeletal Muscle Physiology

27 The Physicochemical Nature of Muscle Contraction
28 Mapping of Motor Points
29 Muscle Contraction Experiments: Using Chart Recorders
30 Muscle Contraction Experiments: Using the Intelitool Physiogrip(TM)
31 The Effects of Drugs on Muscle Contraction
32 Electromyography

7 The Major Skeletal Muscles

33 Muscle Structure
34 Body Movements
35 Cat Dissection: Skin Removal
36 Head and Neck Muscles
37 Trunk and Shoulder Muscles
38 Upper Extremity Muscles
39 Abdominal, Pelvic, and Intercostal Muscles
40 Lower Extremity Muscles

8 The Nervous System

41 The Spinal Cord, Spinal Nerves, and Reflex Arcs
42 Somatic Reflexes
43 The Patellar Reflex: Using the Intelitool Flexicomp (TM)
44 Action Potential Velocities
45 Brain Anatomy: External
46 Brain Anatomy: Internal
47 Electroencephalography

9 The Sense Organs

48 Anatomy of the Eye
49 Visual Tests
50 The Ear: Its Role in Hearing
51 The Ear: Its Role in Equilibrium

The Histology Atlas

10 Hematology

52 A White Blood Cell Study: The Differential WBC Count
53 Hemoglobin Percent Measurement
54 Packed Red Cell Volume
55 Coagulation Time
56 Sedimentation Rate
57 Blood Typing

11 The Cardiovascular System

58 Anatomy of the Heart
59 Cardiovascular Sounds
60 Heart Rate Control
61 Electrocardiogram Monitoring: Using Chart Recorders
62 Electrocardiogram Monitoring: Using the Intelitool Cardiocomp(TM)
63 Pulse Monitoring
64 Blood Pressure Monitoring
65 A Polygraph Study of the Cardiac Cycle
66 Peripheral Circulation Control (Frog)
67 The Arteries and Veins
68 Fetal Circulation
69 The Lymphatic System and the Immune Response

12 The Respiratory System

70 The Respiratory Organs
71 Hyperventilation and Rebreathing
72 The Diving Reflex
73 The Valsalva Maneuver
74 Spirometry: Lung Capacities
75 Spirometry: The FEV/T Test
76 Spirometry: Using the Intelitool Spirocomp(TM)

13 Autonomic Responses to Physical and Psychological Factors

77 Response to Physical Stress: Monitoring Physical Fitness Training
78 Response to Psychological Stress: Lie Detection
79 A Biofeedback Demonstration

14 The Digestive System

80 Anatomy of the Digestive System
81 Intestinal Motility
82 The Chemistry of Hydrolysis
83 Factors Affecting Hydrolysis

15 The Excretory System

84 Anatomy of the Urinary System
85 Urine: Composition and Tests

16 The Endocrine and Reproductive Systems

86 The Endocrine Glands
87 The Reproductive System
88 Fertilization and Early Embryology (Sea Urchin)

Histology Self-Quizzes

Answer Keys to Self-Quizzes

Laboratory Reports
Appendix A Tables
Appendix B Tests and Methods
Appendix C Physiograph(R) Sample Records
Reading References

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