Chapter 1 - Chapter 1 Planes of the body o Sagital- unequal...

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Chapter 1 Planes of the body o o o o Transverse- top and bottoms Drugs/Toxins o Have effect at the molecular level o Molecules that are designed to get into a certain cell, then affect the molecules and macromolecules inside the cell. o Affects [heart] cell tissue force of contraction of heart vascular system rest of body o 81mg- refers to amount of therapeutic agent Superior/Inferior- refers to “trunk” of body o The neck is superior to the hip Proximal/Distal- refers to appendages (arms and legs) o Ex. The elbow is proximal to the wrist Anterior/Posterior- front and back Medial/Lateral- in/out Cavities o 3 cavities- thoracic abdominal pelvic o The diaphragm separates the thoracic cavity from the abdominal cavity o Thoracic Cavity 4 subcavities Pericardial cavity- potential space around heart
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