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1.      Connective Tissues

1.1.   Be able to list the types of connective tissue

1.1.1.      Connective Tissue Proper

1.1.2.      Cartilage

1.1.3.      Bone

1.1.4.      Blood

1.2.   Be able to identify the characteristics and functions of the following tissues. 

1.3.   Be able to identify the following tissues on a slide.

1.3.1.      Connective Tissue Proper            Loose Connective Tissue            Areolar Connective tissue            Adipose            Reticular Connective Tissue            Dense Connective Tissue

1.3.2.      Cartilage: Identify 3 types of cartilage and which one is the most common.            Hyaline Cartilage            Elastic Cartilage            Fibrocartilage

1.3.3.      Bone:  Know the osteon histology.            Haversianís canal             lamella            lacunae

1.3.4.      Blood

If the bone and structure was identified in class it is fair game for the practical.  I have limited the structures posted .  Learn how to eliminate impossible answers and arrive at the right answer.


2.      Skeletal System (markings and long bone structure)

2.1.   Identify the anatomical directions.  (i.e. distal, proximal, anterior, etc)

2.2.   Define the term articulates.

2.3.   Identify left and right on the following appendicular bone belongs.

2.3.1.      Clavicle

2.3.2.      Scapula

2.3.3.      Humerus

2.3.4.      Femur

2.3.5.      Tibia

2.3.6.      Coxa

2.4.   Identify the following structures of long bones: (There will be cow bones)

2.4.1.      compact bone

2.4.2.      spongy bone

2.4.3.      yellow bone marrow

2.4.4.      red bone marrow

2.4.5.      periosteum

Be able to identify all of the following bones and structures and know the bone it articulates to:

3.       Skull (identify right or left on  the bones of the skull where is applies)

3.1.   suture joints

3.1.1.           coronal

3.1.2.           sagittal

3.1.3.           squamous.

3.1.4.           lamdoid 

3.2.   cranium (know right from left where it applies)

3.2.1.      fontal bone            frontal sinuses

3.2.2.      parietal bone

3.2.3.      occipital bone            foramen magnum            occipital condyle

3.2.4.      temporal            zygomatic process            external auditory (acoustic) meatus

3.2.5.      sphenoid bone            sella turcica            sphenoid sinuses

3.2.6.      ethmoid bone

3.3.   facial bones

3.3.1.      maxillary bones            infraorbital foreman            maxillary sinuses            palatine process

3.3.2.      palatine bones

3.3.3.      zygomatic bones            zygomatic arch

3.3.4.      lacrimal bones

3.3.5.      nasal bones

3.3.6.      vomer

3.3.7.      mandible            mandibular ramus            mandibular condyle

3.4.   orbits

3.4.1.      orbital canal

3.4.2.      superior  orbital fissure

3.4.3.      inferior orbital fissures

3.5.   sinuses

3.5.1.      Identify which bones contain sinuses

3.6.   hyoid bone

3.6.1.      Identify  that it is the only bone that does not articulate with another bone

4.      Pectoral Girdle & Arm

4.1.   pectoral girdle

4.1.1.      clavicle

4.1.2.      scapula (know left & right)            spine            acromion process            superior border            medial border            lateral border

4.2.   humerus (know left & right)

4.2.1.      head of the humerus

4.2.2.      tubercle

4.2.3.      condyle

4.2.4.      epicondyles

4.2.5.      olecranon fossae

4.2.6.      Be able to identify what position the arm needs to be in for the olecranon process to fit into the fossae.

4.3.   forearm

4.3.1.      ulna            olecranon process            trochlear notch

4.3.2.      radius

4.4.   hand & wrist

4.4.1.      carpals

4.4.2.      metacarpals (1 to 5)

4.4.3.      phalanges            proximal            distal            media

5.      Pelvic Girdle and Legs

5.1.   Coxae (pelvic girdle)            Be able to identify right from left            Describe how to identify a male pelvis from a female

5.1.2.         ilium            sciatic notch            iliac crest

5.1.3.         ischium            ischial spine            ischial tuberosity            obturator forame

5.1.4.         pubis or pubic bone            pubic arch            acetebullum

5.2. femur----be able  to identify right from left

5.2.1.         head of the femur

5.2.2.         greater & lesser trochanter

5.2.3.         lateral & medial condyles

5.2.4.         patellar surface

5.3. patella

5.3.1.         Identify it as a  sesamoid bone

5.3.2.         Identify where on the femur it articulates

5.4. lower leg

5.4.1.         tibia---be able to identify right from left            medial malleolus            anterior crest            medial & lateral condyles

5.4.2.          fibula

5.5. foot & ankle

5.5.1.         tarsals            calcaneus            talus            navicular

5.5.2.         metatarsals  (1 to 5)

5.5.3.         phalanges            proximal phalanx            medial phalanx            distal phalanx

6.      Vertebrae

6.1.Identify how many vertebrae make up each region

6.2.Be able to identify each type of vertebrae.

6.2.1.         cervical

6.2.2.         thoracic

6.2.3.         lumbar

6.2.4.         atlas

6.2.5.         axis

6.2.6.         sacrum

6.2.7.         coccyx

6.3.intervertebral discs

6.4.intervertebral foramina

6.5.   vertebrae

6.5.1.      vertebral body

6.5.2.      spinous processes

6.5.3.      vertebral foramen

6.5.4.      transverse processes

6.5.5.      Identify which ones have transverse foramen

7.      Thoracic Cage

7.1.   ribs

7.1.1.      Identify  how many pairs of ribs there are

7.1.2.      Identify true from false from floating ribs and why are they  named that way

7.2.   sternum

7.2.1.      body

7.2.2.      manubrium

7.2.3.       xiphoid process