Visual Anatomy & Physiology Lab Manual, Fetal Pig Version, 2nd edition

Published by Pearson (July 14, 2021) © 2018

  • Stephen N. Sarikas Lasell College

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ISBN-13: 9780137538416
Visual Anatomy & Physiology Lab Manual, Fetal Pig Version
Published 2021

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Visual Anatomy & Physiology Lab Manual uses a visual approach and modular organization to prepare you for lab, maximize your learning, and reinforce important concepts. With an emphasis on clear, easy-to-follow figures, frequent practice, and making connections, the manual gives you the tools you need to excel.

1. Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology

Exercise 1: Body Organization and Terminology  

Exercise 2: Care and Use of the Compound Light Microscope

2. The Cell

Exercise 3: Cell Structure and Cell Division

Exercise 4: Membrane Transport

3. Introduction to Tissues and the Integumentary System

Exercise 5: Histology of Tissues

Exercise 6: The Integumentary System

4. The Skeletal System

Exercise 7: Introduction to the Skeletal System and the Axial Skeleton

Exercise 8: The Appendicular Skeleton

Exercise 9: Articulations                 

5. The Muscular System

Exercise 10: Histology of Muscle Tissue

Exercise 11: Muscles of the Head, Neck, and Trunk

Exercise 12: Muscles of the Upper and Lower Limbs

Exercise 13: Physiology of the Muscular System  

6. The Nervous System

Exercise 14: Histology of Nervous Tissue

Exercise 15: The Brain and Cranial Nerves

Exercise 16: The Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves                      

Exercise 17: Human Reflex Physiology     

Exercise 18: Special Sensations

7. The Endocrine System

Exercise 19: Endocrine System

8. Circulation: The Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems

Exercise 20: Blood Cells 

Exercise 21: Gross Anatomy of the Heart

Exercise 22: Anatomy of Blood Vessels

Exercise 23: Cardiovascular Physiology

Exercise 24: The Lymphatic System

9. The Respiratory System

Exercise 25: Anatomy of the Respiratory System 

Exercise 26: Respiratory Physiology

10. The Digestive System

Exercise 27: Anatomy of the Digestive System       

Exercise 28: Actions of a Digestive Enzyme

11. The Urinary System                           

Exercise 29: Anatomy of the Urinary System

Exercise 30: Urinary Physiology

12.  The Reproductive Systems           

Exercise 31: The Male Reproductive System

Exercise 32: The Female Reproductive System


The CAT and PIG versions of the lab manual each have ten additional dissection exercises.


Pig Dissection Exercises


Exercise P1: Introduction to the Fetal Pig and Removal of the Skin

Exercise P2: Dissection of the Fetal Pig Muscular System

Exercise P3: Dissection of the Fetal Pig Nervous System

Exercise P4: Dissection of the Fetal Pig Ventral Body Cavities and Endocrine System

Exercise P5: Dissection of the Fetal Pig Cardiovascular System

Exercise P6: Dissection of the Fetal Pig Lymphatic System

Exercise P7: Dissection of the Fetal Pig Respiratory System

Exercise P8: Dissection of the Fetal Pig Digestive System

Exercise P9: Dissection of the Fetal Pig Urinary System

Exercise P10: Dissection of the Fetal Pig Reproductive System


Cat Dissection Exercises


Exercise C1: Introduction to the Cat and Removal of the Skin

Exercise C2: Dissection of the Cat Muscular System

Exercise C3: Dissection of the Cat Peripheral Nervous System

Exercise C4: Dissection of the Cat Ventral Body Cavities and Endocrine System

Exercise C5: Dissection of the Cat Cardiovascular System

Exercise C6: Dissection of the Cat Lymphatic System

Exercise C7: Dissection of the Cat Respiratory System

Exercise C8: Dissection of the Cat Digestive System

Exercise C9: Dissection of the Cat Urinary System

Exercise C10: Dissection of the Cat Reproductive System  


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