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Human Anatomy & Physiology Laboratory Manual, Fetal Pig Version, Update

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Intended for use with any A&P textbook, this best-selling laboratory manual features a wide variety of exercises and activities designed to meet the needs of any 2-semester anatomy & physiology laboratory course. Known for its thorough, clearly-written exercises, full-color art, and tear-out review sheets, this lab manual gives students a hands-on laboratory experience.  


Note: This is the standalone book with CD. If the customer wants the book with MasteringA&P® they need to order the ISBN below:
0321735277 / 9780321735270 Human Anatomy & Physiology Laboratory Manual with MasteringA&P®, Fetal Pig Version, Update

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About the Author

For Elaine N. Marieb, taking the student’s perspective into account has always been an integral part of her teaching style. Dr. Marieb began her teaching career at Springfield College, where she taught anatomy and physiology to physical education majors. She then joined the faculty of the Biological Science Division of Holyoke Community College after receiving her Ph.D. in zoology from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.


While teaching at Holyoke Community College, where many of her students were pursuing nursing degrees, she developed a desire to better understand the relationship between the scientific study of the human body and the clinical aspects of the nursing practice. To that end, while continuing to teach full time, Dr. Marieb pursued her nursing education, which culminated in a Master of Science degree with a clinical specialization in gerontology from the University of Massachusetts. It is this experience, along with stories from the field—including those of former students, now in health careers—that has informed the development of the unique perspective and accessibility for which her texts and laboratory manuals are known.


In her ongoing commitment to students and her realization of the challenges they face, Dr. Marieb has given generously to provide opportunities for students to further their education. She contributes to the New Directions, New Careers Program at Holyoke Community College by providing several full-tuition scholarships each year for women returning to college after a hiatus or who are attending college for the first time and would otherwise be unable to continue with their studies without financial support. She funds the E. N. Marieb Science Research Awards at Mount Holyoke College, which promotes research by undergraduate science majors, and generously contributed to the University of Massachusetts at Amherst where she provided funding for reconstruction and instrumentation of a cutting-edge cytology research laboratory that bears her name.


In 1994, Dr. Marieb received the Benefactor Award from the National Council for Resource Development, American Association of Community Colleges, which recognizes her ongoing sponsorship of student scholarships, faculty teaching awards, and other academic contributions to Holyoke Community College. In May 2000, the science building at Holyoke Community College was named in her honor.


Additionally, while actively engaged as an author, Dr. Marieb serves as a consultant for the Benjamin Cummings Interactive Physiology® CD-ROM series, and is an active member of the Human Anatomy and Physiology Society (HAPS), the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), and Sigma Xi.


Susan J. Mitchell earned her Ph.D. in physiology from the University of Michigan. She studied the cellular basis of behavior before joining the faculty at Onondaga Community College where she is currently a professor in the Department of Biological Sciences. Her research in neurophysiology and training in physiology positioned her to write the original Nervous, Endocrine, and Digestive System modules in the Interactive Physiology 10-System Suite tutorial program. She has been honored with a NISOD Excellence Award for teaching, and been awarded several grants to develop technological resources for biology at OCC. Dr. Mitchell is a member of the American Physiological Society, National Association of Biology Teachers, National Science Teachers Association, and the Human Anatomy and Physiological Society (HAPS), where she is currently active on the Curriculum and Instruction Committee.

Table of Contents

Getting Started–What to Expect, The Scientific Method, and Metrics

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 5. The Cell–Transport Mechanisms and Cell Permeability

Histology: Basic Tissues of the Body

Exercise 6. Classification of Tissues

The Integumentary System and Body Membranes

Exercise 7. The Integumentary System

Exercise 8. Classification of Covering and Lining 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 and Organization of Skeletal Muscle

Exercise 15. Gross Anatomy of the Muscular System

Exercise 16. Skeletal Muscle Physiology - Frog and Human Subjects


The Nervous System

Exercise 17. Histology of Nervous Tissue

Exercise 18. Neurophysiology of Nerve Impulses

Exercise 19. Gross Anatomy of the Brain and Cranial Nerves

Exercise 20. Electroencephalography

Exercise 21. Spinal Cord, Spinal Nerves, and the Autonomic Nervous System

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. Functional Anatomy of the Endocrine Glands

Exercise 28. Role of Thyroid Hormone, Pituitary Hormone, Insulin, and Epinephrine

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 33. Human Cardiovascular Physiology–Blood Pressure and Pulse Determinations

Exercise 34. Frog Cardiovascular Physiology

Exercise 35. The Lymphatic System and Immune Response

The Respiratory System

Exercise 36. Anatomy of the Respiratory System

Exercise 37. Respiratory System Physiology

The Digestive System

Exercise 38. Anatomy of the Digestive System

Exercise 39. Chemical and Physical Processes of Digestion

The Urinary System

Exercise 40. Anatomy of the Urinary System

Exercise 41. 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

Dissection Exercises

1. Dissection and Identification of Fetal Pig Muscles

2. Dissection of The Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves of the Fetal Pig

3. Identification of Selected Endocrine Organs of the Fetal Pig

4. Dissection of the Blood Vessels and Main Lymphatic Ducts of the Fetal Pig

5. Dissection of the Respiratory System of the Fetal Pig

6. Dissection of the Digestive System of the Fetal Pig

7. Dissection of the Urinary System of the Fetal Pig

8. Dissection of the Reproductive System of the Fetal Pig


PhysioEx 9.0 Computer Simulations

Exercise 1. Cell Transport Mechanisms and Permeability

Exercise 2. Skeletal Muscle Physiology

Exercise 3. Neurophysiology of Nerve Impulses

Exercise 4. Endocrine System Physiology

Exercise 5. Cardiovascular Dynamics

Exercise 6. Cardiovascular Physiology

Exercise 7. Respiratory System Mechanics 

Exercise 8. Chemical and Physical Processes of Digestion

Exercise 9. Renal System Physiology

Exercise 10. Acid-Base Balance

Exercise 11. Blood Analysis

Exercise 12: Serological Testing

Appendix. The Metric System

Product Details

Benjamin Cummings
Teaching Methods & Materials - Science & Technology
Marieb, Elaine Nicpon
Ober, William C.
Hoehn, Katja
Martini, Frederic H.
Marieb, Elaine N.
Hoehn, Katja N.
Mitchell, Susan J.
Nath, Judi L.
Education-Teaching Science
Health and Medicine-Medical Specialties
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10.7 x 9 x 1.3 in 1891 gr

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