HCA220Appendix D AnswerKey

HCA220Appendix D AnswerKey - Axia College Material Appendix...

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Axia College Material Appendix D Answer Key -2.5 points per answer Seven Organizational Approaches A. Use the matrix below to describe each approach to organizing information about the body. Give an example of how each approach can be used. . Approach Describe the approach, include specifics Identify a medical procedure, test or exam using that approach Body planes and directions Once the human body is in anatomical position it can be studied by dividing it with planes. There are three body planes that divide the body into front and back, left and right, and top and bottom sections. Body directions represent the movement away from or toward those planes. This approach may be used in performing a chest x-ray. Body cavities The human body can be studied according to its body cavities and their internal organs. The five body cavities are; the cranial, spinal, abdominal, thoracic, and pelvic. This approach may be used in performing a CAT Scan or MRI. Quadrant and regions The human body can be studied according to its quadrants and regions. There are four quadrants within the human body which include, right and left upper quadrants, as well as the right and left lower quadrants. There are nine regions, which include the right and left hypochondriac regions, the epigastric region, the right and left lumbar region, the umbilical region, the right and left inguinal region and the hypogastric region. This approach is helpful when
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This note was uploaded on 12/01/2010 for the course HCA 220 HCA 220 taught by Professor Latriciam.carter; during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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