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wk2-assignment-HCA220 - Axia College Material Appendix D...

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Axia College Material Appendix D Seven Organizational Approaches A. Use the matrix below to describe each approach to organizing information about the body. Discuss how each approach can be used. Approach Describe the approach How might the approach be used? Body planes and directions The body planes and body directions approach is studying the human body in anatomical position by dividing it with planes. The body planes divide the body into front and back, left and right, and top and bottom sections. Body directions represent movement away from or toward those planes. This approach could be used when studying specific organs and the surrounding functions. Body cavities The body cavities approach is when the human body can be studied according to the body cavities and their internal organs. This approach could be used to study different organs in the body. The spinal cavity and cranial cavity contain vital organs such as the brain and spinal cord. Quadrant and regions The human body can be studied by dividing it into four quadrants or nine regions. This approach works as a good reference when doing a physical examination of internal organs. Anatomy and
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This note was uploaded on 07/03/2011 for the course HCA 210 taught by Professor Timbouseman during the Winter '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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