Ch.1 Bio201 Saladin

Ch.1 Bio201 Saladin - wrong This opened up our minds and started a new trend The illustrations in his book are like the Mona Lisa compared to

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Bio 201 IN : An introduction to anatomy and physiology, and the integumentary, skeletal, muscular, and nervous systems are covered. Chapter 1 : Saladin 3 rd edition Before you go on Q’s 1) In what way did Galen’s followers disregard his advice? How does Galen’s advice apply to you ? Galen stressed that we should not take anything in a textbook as dogmatic but we should rely on our own observations. He said science was a process of discovery. His advice is useful to people in this time because it stresses research to accompany textbook study. We should know firsthand what the textbook is talking about. 2) Vesalius improved medical evaluations by not taking anything dogmatic and improving illustrations to provide a realistic image that correlates with the human body. In his book and lectures he first mentioned how Galen and Aristotle were
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Unformatted text preview: wrong. This opened up our minds and started a new trend. The illustrations in his book are like the Mona Lisa compared to paintings 1-2 hundred years prior. The illustrations allow the material to be taught more easily. 3) This is affected in a way because we no longer look at just the ‘Gross Anatomy’ to provide the answers. There is a world within a world and the derivative cause of disease must be in the “tiny cells” which cause the Gross Anatomy. Avicenna’s Textbook The Canon of Medicine Vesalius published the first atlas of anatomy, De Humani Corporis Fabrica (On the Structure of the Human Body), in 1543. William Harvey’s Book 1628, On the Motion of the Heart and Blood in Animals....
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This note was uploaded on 10/19/2008 for the course BIO 201 IN taught by Professor Brooks during the Spring '08 term at Pima CC.

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