Blood is a connective tissue whose cells are suspended in liquid matrix called plasma.
Functions of blood include transporting substances between body cells and the outside,
maintaining homeostasis and protection.
Hematology is the study
Organs of the cardiovascular system
Form a closed circuit of tubes that carry from the heart to cells and back again.
Veins and arteries are composed of 3 tunics (layers); whereas capillaries are
composed of only a single tunic.
A&P MIDTERM STUDY GUIDE
CHAPTER 4: CELLULAR METABOLISM
Metabolism: the sum of all chemical reactions that take place within an organism
Metabolic processes: all chemical reactions that occur in the body
Each reaction catalyzed by a spe
CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
HUMAN A & P I
a. Study of anatomy and physiology is an ever-developing science.
b. Greek and Latin form the basis for the language of anatomy and physiology.
Greer, D study guide test #6
Chapters 30 - 33
Drugs Influencing the Immune System
Test November 20
List the more common helminthes infestation, the symptoms, and treatments.
When calculating how much of a drug is required, working with the
formula helps the accuracy of the calculation.
Always remember this formula:
What you want
What you have
Quantity it comes in
Its OK to use a calculator!
1. A patient
Medication Calculation Examination
D = Desired Dose
Q = Quantity of Solution
H = Strength on Hand
X = Unknown quantity of Drug
Sample: Physician orders 500 mg of ibuprofen (desired Dose) for a patient and you have
250 mg (Quantity on Hand) tab
Fundamental of Nursing
They are called vital signs because they are important.
Vital signs and other physiologic m
Scanlon, Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology, 7e Knowledge Evaluation03-1
Chapter 3 Cells
1. Osmosis is the movement of _.
b. water and salts
d. oxygen and carbon dioxide
2. The function of mitochondria is to:
a. produce ATP
Scanlon, Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology, 7e Knowledge Evaluation
Chapter 1 Organization and General Plan of the Body
1. The opposite of superior is _, and the opposite of medial is _.
a. anterior / central
b. inferior / external
c. inferior / latera