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Introduction Human Anatomy

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Introduction Human Anatomy

  1. 1. Human Anatomy
  2. 2. Introduction to Anatomy <ul><li>Define study of Anatomy </li></ul><ul><li>Identify the levels of organization </li></ul><ul><li>Understand anatomical and directional terminology to be used during course </li></ul><ul><li>Review body cavities and lining membranes </li></ul><ul><li>Immerse yourself into the language of Anatomy </li></ul>
  3. 3. Anatomy (= to cut open) <ul><li>Gross Anatomy </li></ul><ul><li>Microscopic Anatomy </li></ul><ul><li>Developmental Anatomy (study of first 2 months of development: _ ? _) </li></ul><ul><li>Comparative Anatomy </li></ul>
  4. 4. Gross Anatomy <ul><li>Surface Anatomy </li></ul><ul><li>Regional Anatomy </li></ul><ul><li>Systemic Anatomy </li></ul>
  5. 5. 11 Organ systems different organs work together to provide specialized functions <ul><li>Body Coverings </li></ul><ul><li>Support & Movement </li></ul><ul><li>Integration & coordination </li></ul><ul><li>Transport </li></ul><ul><li>Absorption / Excretion </li></ul><ul><li>Reproduction </li></ul>
  6. 6. Microscopic Anatomy <ul><li>Cytology (mostly EM pictures) </li></ul><ul><li>Histology </li></ul>SEM TEM
  7. 7. Anatomy at Different Scales (Metric Scale)
  8. 8. Levels of Organization: COHN – 99.5% 99.9% =
  9. 9. <ul><li>Generally consider body in Anatomical Position while studied </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Two other positions: supine and prone </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Anatomical Directions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Anterior vs. ?; medial vs. ?; superior vs. ? . . . Etc. . . . </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Proximal vs. distal </li></ul></ul>Superficial Anatomy
  10. 10. In the clinic: Abdomino-pelvic Regions
  11. 11. Planes <ul><li>Frontal </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Think front! </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Transverse </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Trans” = across </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Sagittal </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Especially mid-sagittal </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Oblique </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Any Diagonal </li></ul></ul>www.freelivedoctor.com
  12. 12. Sectional Anatomy <ul><li>3 sectional planes: </li></ul><ul><li>transverse ( or cross) section </li></ul><ul><li>frontal (or coronal) section </li></ul><ul><li>sagittal section (mid- and para-) </li></ul>
  13. 13. Body Cavities Dorsal Ventral
  14. 14. Body Cavities www.freelivedoctor.com
  15. 15. Body Cavities www.freelivedoctor.com

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