Elaine Marieb's clearly written and comprehensive lab manual guides readers through well-planned lab activities and features new illustrations and full-color photographs that help readers visualize and master lab concepts. Designed to stand alone or for use with other materials, the manual contains anatomical and physiological terminology essential for use in one- or two-semester anatomy and physiology courses. PhyisoEx 4.0now includes an entirely new laboratory simulation on Acid/Base Balance that focuses on respiratory and metabolic acidosis and alkalosis, as well as renal and respiratory compensation. The lab is accompanied by a written exercise. The Histology tutorial now features 40 new slides plus written worksheets to increase reader comprehension. For college instructors and students, or anyone interested in human anatomy and physiology.
For Elaine N. Marieb, forging a relationship between her students and the anatomy and physiology concepts that will form the basis of their careers has always been a priority. Having gone back to school to get her R.N. degree and an M.S. in gerontological nursing when she was already a college teacher, she is uniquely able to understand the needs of both instructors and students. Elaine is Professor Emeritus of biology at Holyoke Community College, Holyoke, Massachusetts, where she taught anatomy and physiology for 25 years. She has also relocated to Naples, Florida, where she is now Visiting Professor at Edison Community College in nearby Fort Myers, Florida. She keeps in touch with many of her former students, whose experiences in allied health careers provide insights into the changing needs of A&P students.
Getting Started - What to Expect, The Scientific Method, and Metrics. The Human Body: An Orientation.
Exercise 1. The Language of Anatomy. The Microscope and Its Uses.
Exercise 2. Organ Systems Overview.
Exercise 3. The Microscope. The Cell.
Exercise 4. The Cell — Anatomy and Division. Histology: Basic Tissues of the Body.
Exercise 5A. The Cell — Transport Mechanisms and Cell Permeability: Wet Lab.
Exercise 6A. Classification of Tissues. The Integumentary System and Body Membranes.
Exercise 7. The Integumentary System. The Skeletal System.
Exercise 8. Classification of Body Membranes.
Exercise 9. Overview of the Skeleton: Classification and Structure of Bones and Cartilages. The Muscular System.
Exercise 10. The Axial Skeleton.
Exercise 11. The Appendicular Skeleton.
Exercise 12. The Fetal Skeleton.
Exercise 13. Articulations and Body Movements.
Exercise 14. Microscopic Anatomy, Organization, and Classification of Skeletal Muscle. The Nervous System.
Exercise 15. Gross Anatomy of the Muscular System.
Exercise 16A. Skeletal Muscle Physiology — Frog Experimentation: Wet Lab.
Exercise 17. Histology of Nervous Tissue. The Endocrine System.
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.
Exercise 27. Anatomy and Basic Function of the Endocrine Glands. The Circulatory System.
Exercise 28A. Experiments on Hormonal Action: Wet Lab.
Exercise 29. Blood. The Respiratory System.
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.
Exercise 36. Anatomy of the Respiratory System. The Digestive System.
Exercise 37A. Respiratory System Physiology.
Exercise 38. Anatomy of the Digestive System. The Urinary System.
Exercise 39A. Chemical and Physical Processes of Digestion: Wet Lab.
Exercise 40. Anatomy of the Urinary System. The Reproductive System, Development, and Heredity.
Exercise 41A. Urinalysis.
Exercise 42. Anatomy of the Reproductive System. Surface Anatomy.
Exercise 43. Physiology of Reproduction: Gametogenesis and the Female Cycles.
Exercise 44. Survey of Embryonic Development.
Exercise 45. Principles of Heredity.
Exercise 46. Surface Anatomy Roundup. Dissection Exercises.
Dissection Exercise 1. Dissection and Identification of Fetal Pig Muscles. PhysioEx™ V4.0 Computer Simulations Introduction.
Dissection Exercise 2. Dissection of Fetal Pig Spinal Nerves.
Dissection Exercise 3. Identification of Selected Endocrine Organs of the Fetal Pig.
Dissection Exercise 4. Dissection of the Blood Vessels of the Fetal Pig.
Dissection Exercise 5. The Main Lymphatic Ducts of the Fetal Pig.
Dissection Exercise 6. Dissection of the Respiratory System of the Fetal Pig.
Dissection Exercise 7. Dissection of the Digestive System of the Fetal Pig.
Dissection Exercise 8. Dissection of the Urinary System of the Fetal Pig.
Dissection Exercise 9. Dissection of the Reproductive System of the Fetal Pig.
Exercise 5B. Cell Transport Mechanisms and Permeability: Computer Simulation. PhysioEx^™ Review Sheets. PhysioEx^™ Histology Review Supplement. 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.
Exercise 6B. Histology Module Tutorial.
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—The Function of the Nephron: Computer Simulation.
Exercise 47. Acid/Base Balance: Computer Simulation.