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1 Orientation to the Human Body Chapter 1 Anatomy & Physiology

2 Anatomical Position Bilateral symmetry Bilateral symmetry Erect Erect Head & feet pointing forward Head & feet pointing forward Arms at side with palms forward Arms at side with palms forward

3 Directional Terms

4 Body Planes Sagittal: divides into left & right sides Sagittal: divides into left & right sides Coronal: divides into anterior & posterior portions Coronal: divides into anterior & posterior portions Transverse: divides into upper & lower parts Transverse: divides into upper & lower parts

5 Body Cavities Dorsal Cavity Dorsal Cavity Cranial cavity Cranial cavity Spinal Cavity Spinal Cavity Ventral Cavity Ventral Cavity Thoracic cavity Pleural cavity Mediastinum Abdominopelvic cavity Abdominal cavity Pelvic cavity

6 Abdominal regions 1 right hypochondriac 1 right hypochondriac 2 epigastric 2 epigastric 3 left hypochondriac 3 left hypochondriac 4 right lumbar 4 right lumbar 5 umbilical 5 umbilical 6 left lumbar 6 left lumbar 7 right iliac 7 right iliac 8 hypogastric 8 hypogastric 9 left iliac 9 left iliac

7 Abdominal Quadrants 1 RUQ 1 RUQ 2 LUQ 2 LUQ 3 RLQ 3 RLQ 4 LLQ 4 LLQ Umbilicus at center Umbilicus at center Used by doctors Used by doctors

8 Transverse Plane

9 Somatotypes Endomorph: heavy, rounded with large accumulations of fat in trunk & thighs Endomorph: heavy, rounded with large accumulations of fat in trunk & thighs Mesomorph: muscular Mesomorph: muscular Ectomorph: thin, fragile, little body fat Ectomorph: thin, fragile, little body fat

10 Image Citations Slide 2, 4, 5, 6: Electronic Image Collection to accompany Anthony’s Textbook of Anatomy & Physiology by Thibodeau & Patton, Slide 2, 4, 5, 6: Electronic Image Collection to accompany Anthony’s Textbook of Anatomy & Physiology by Thibodeau & Patton, Slide 6: Body Planes & Orientation, 7/4/06, Slide 6: Body Planes & Orientation, 7/4/06, Slide 7: Body Planes, 7/4/06, unit1_3_terminology2_planes.html Slide 7: Body Planes, 7/4/06, unit1_3_terminology2_planes.html unit1_3_terminology2_planes.html unit1_3_terminology2_planes.html Slide 8: Transverse Plane, 7/4/06, Slide 8: Transverse Plane, 7/4/06, Slide 9: About Body Types, 7/4/06, Slide 9: About Body Types, 7/4/06,


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