chapter 01 the human body an orientation

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The Human Body: An Orientation Chapter 1 Definition of the Science Anatomy – the study of the structure of the human body Morphology – the study of form Physiology – the study of the function of the human body Approaches to studying Anatomy Systemic – emphasizes purposes of various organs within a system Regional – examines all of the organs and structures in a particular region Branches – Gross, surface, microscopic anatomy Body Organization Structural and functional levels of organization characterize the human body and contribute to the total organism. Body Organization Chemical level – atoms, molecules Cellular level – organelles Tissue level – similar cells with a common function – epithelial, connective, muscular, nervous Body Organization Organ level – combination of two or more tissues that perform a specific function System level – combination of organs with similar or related functions Organism level – combination of all systems Body Organization The Body Systems Integumentary Skeletal Muscular The Body Systems Lymphatic Endocrine
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This note was uploaded on 08/05/2011 for the course APK 2100 taught by Professor Dr.tillman during the Summer '07 term at University of Florida.

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