Introduction to Human Physiology

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Unit 3 Envelopes of the Body

Audio Glossary of Terms
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Lessons and Study Modules
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Lesson 1 Introduction

Module 3-1 Introduction
Module 3-2 Envelopes of the Body
Module 3-3 The Integumentary System
Lesson 2 Integument Proper
Module 3-4 Introduction
Module 3-5 Layers of Epidermis
Module 3-6 Split Lines
Module 3-7 Dermatoglyphics
Module 3-8 Creases
Module 3-9 Thickness
Module 3-10 Pigmentation
Lesson 3 Integumentary Derivatives
Module 3-11 Introduction
Module 3-12 Hairs
Module 3-13 Nails
Module 3-14 Glands
Lesson 4 Functions of the Integumentary System
Module 3-15 Introduction
Module 3-16 Reduction of Friction and Its Effects
Module 3-17 Waterproofing
Module 3-18 Protection From Solar Radiation
Module 3-19 General Sensibility
Lesson 5 Subcutaneous Layer
Module 3-20 Introduction
Module 3-21 Cutaneous Navl
Module 3-22 Integumentary Muscles
Lesson 6 Investing Deep Fascia
Module 3-23 Introduction
Module 3-24 Variations In Thickness
Module 3-25 Intermuscular Septa
Lesson 7 Body Temperature Control
Module 3-26 Introduction
Module 3-27 Sources of Body Heat
Module 3-28 Types of Body Temperature
Module 3-29 Countercurrent Mechanism
Module 3-30 Removal of Heat
Module 3-31 Conservation of Heat
Lesson 8 Vitamin D Production
Module 3-32 Introduction
Module 3-33 Mechanism of Production
Module 3-34 Control of Production
Lesson 9 Superficial Wound Healing
Module 3-35 Introduction
Module 3-36 Relationship With Split Lines
Module 3-37 Healing
Module 3-38 Scarring
Lesson 10 General Adaptations for Grasping/Holding
Module 3-39 Introduction
Module 3-40 Adaptations
Lesson 11 Variations In Penetration
Module 3-41 Variations In Infants and the Elderly
Module 3-42 Variations According To Body Area