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Anatomy and Physiology

by Debra VanNortwick
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American Association of Blood Banks

Added 02/22/2009
Covers blood donation and handling processes, blood components, testing for infectious disease, and blood transfusion history.

Human Brain Anatomy

Added 02/22/2009
An interactive Flash movie on designed to help students learn all about the structures of the brain visible from a midsagittal section. The parts of the brain are taken apart and put back together to help teach students about the structure and function of

Cranial Nerves

Added 02/22/2009
This module is a portion of a course on exploration of the nervous system. The focus of this module is on the cranial nerves, their function and their assessment. There are several types of materials: text, photographs, sound, quizzes and a puzzle. Key wo


Added 02/22/2009

The Physiology of the Senses: Transformations for Perception and Action

Added 02/22/2009
A set of twelve web tutorials explaining the biology of human senses. These topics include: the eye, the visual cortex, visual perception of objects, visual perception of motion, association cortex, streams for visually guided actions, touch, muscle sense

The eSkeletons Project

Added 02/22/2009
This interactive site allows participants to learn about skeletal anatomy by viewing the bones of a human, chimpanzee, and baboon. Users select a bone from the list of four bone types on the skeletal image, and launch the bone viewer. A detailed look at e

Cardiovascular Embryology Animations

Added 02/22/2009
This website includes multiple animations that illustrate several complex processes in human cardiovascular development. Designed as a tool for medical students, this site is also very helpful as a review for other health science individuals.

Neuroscience for Kids

Added 02/22/2009
The entry point to an extensive site concerning the nervous system and neuroscience. The site includes descriptive materials, experiments, activities, links to articles, resources for teaching neuroscience, and a listing of Internet resources related to t

BrainPop Health, Science, Technology Animation for Kids

Added 02/22/2009
A collection of movies (which often contain online quizzes) about a large number of technical subjects, including physics, chemistry, and engineering. Most appear to use Shockwave.

interactive atlas of thoracic viscera

Added 02/22/2009
3-D views of thoracic organs


Added 02/22/2009
Explores the concept of homeostasis via manipulation of heart rate, arterial pressure, blood flow, and stroke volume. Students can examine realistic case studies to see how these variables interact to maintain homeostasis.

Basic Human Anatomy

Added 02/22/2009
Open textbook; 2008 copyright date.
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