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A&PofBalance - SPA 6905 Anatomy and Physiology of Balance Fall 2007 Sect 5831 Course Meets W 4th period In Turl 2305 Instructor Scott K

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SPA 6905 Anatomy and Physiology of Balance Fall, 2007 Sect # 5831 Course Meets: W 4 th period In: Turl 2305 Instructor: Scott K. Griffiths, Ph.D. Office: 339 Dauer Hall e-mail: [email protected] Tel: 392-2113 ext 248 Office Hours: The goal of this course is to provide students with an understanding of the anatomical structures involved in balance and the functions they serve to support an understanding of the nature of balance disorders. Behavioral Objectives . Students will be able to: 1) Correctly identify key structures in the inner ear 2) Identify and describe the contribution of the sensory systems involved in balance 3) Correctly identify the oculo-motor muscles and their functional pairings 4) Describe the function of the vestibulospinal pathways ALL READINGS WILL BE PROVIDED BY THE INSTRUCTOR: Schedule of Topics I. Vestibular Anatomy Inner Ear Overview Semicircular Canals Otolithic Organs Cerebellar Connections Quiz 1: circa 9/26/07 II. Eye/Oculomotor Anatomy Eye Anatomy The Extra-Ocular Muscles Cranial Nerves III, IV, and VI The MLF Quiz 2: circa 10/31/07 III. Anatomy of Posture Descending Pathways and Musculature Vestibulospinal Tracts Somatosensory signals for balance
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IV. Functional Balance Quiz 3: 12/5/07
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A&PofBalance - SPA 6905 Anatomy and Physiology of Balance Fall 2007 Sect 5831 Course Meets W 4th period In Turl 2305 Instructor Scott K

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