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Nervous System—Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves

Lecture no. 9 from the course: Understanding the Human Body: An Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology, 2nd Edition

Nervous System—Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves

Taught by Professor Anthony A. Goodman | 45 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

This lecture examines the anatomy and functions of the spinal cord. We review the reflex arc, which allows the body to react rapidly to changes in the external environment. Finally, the lecture examines the categories and locations of the spinal nerves.

32 Lectures

1
Image of Cardiovascular System—Anatomy of the Heart
Cardiovascular System—Anatomy of the Heart
0 of 46 min
2
Image of Cardiovascular System—Physiology of the Heart
Cardiovascular System—Physiology of the Heart
0 of 45 min
3
Image of Cardiovascular System—Anatomy of the Great Vessels
Cardiovascular System—Anatomy of the Great Vessels
0 of 45 min
4
Image of Cardiovascular System—Physiology of the Great Vessels
Cardiovascular System—Physiology of the Great Vessels
0 of 45 min
5
Image of Respiratory System—Anatomy of the Lungs
Respiratory System—Anatomy of the Lungs
0 of 44 min
6
Image of Respiratory System—Physiology of the Lungs
Respiratory System—Physiology of the Lungs
0 of 45 min
7
Image of Nervous System—Anatomy of the Brain
Nervous System—Anatomy of the Brain
0 of 45 min
8
Image of Nervous System—Physiology of the Brain
Nervous System—Physiology of the Brain
0 of 45 min
9
Image of Nervous System—Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves
Nervous System—Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves
0 of 45 min
10
Image of Nervous System—Autonomic Nervous System and Cranial Nerves
Nervous System—Autonomic Nervous System and Cranial Nerves
0 of 45 min
11
Image of Nervous System—The Eyes
Nervous System—The Eyes
0 of 44 min
12
Image of Nervous System—The Ears, Hearing, and Equilibrium
Nervous System—The Ears, Hearing, and Equilibrium
0 of 45 min
13
Image of Nervous System—Memory
Nervous System—Memory
0 of 45 min
14
Image of Digestive System—Anatomy of the Mouth, Esophagus, and Stomach
Digestive System—Anatomy of the Mouth, Esophagus, and Stomach
0 of 45 min
15
Image of Digestive System—Physiology of the Mouth, Esophagus, and Stomach
Digestive System—Physiology of the Mouth, Esophagus, and Stomach
0 of 44 min
16
Image of Digestive System—Anatomy of the Pancreas, Liver, and the Biliary Tree
Digestive System—Anatomy of the Pancreas, Liver, and the Biliary Tree
0 of 45 min
17
Image of Digestive System—Physiology of the Pancreas, Liver, and the Biliary Tree
Digestive System—Physiology of the Pancreas, Liver, and the Biliary Tree
0 of 45 min
18
Image of Digestive System—Anatomy of the Small Intestine, Colon, and Rectum
Digestive System—Anatomy of the Small Intestine, Colon, and Rectum
0 of 45 min
19
Image of Digestive System—Physiology of the Small Intestine, Colon, and Rectum
Digestive System—Physiology of the Small Intestine, Colon, and Rectum
0 of 45 min
20
Image of Endocrine System—The Pituitary and Adrenal Glands
Endocrine System—The Pituitary and Adrenal Glands
0 of 45 min
21
Image of Endocrine System—Pancreas
Endocrine System—Pancreas
0 of 45 min
22
Image of Endocrine System—Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands
Endocrine System—Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands
0 of 45 min
23
Image of Urinary System—Anatomy of the Kidneys, Ureters, and Bladder
Urinary System—Anatomy of the Kidneys, Ureters, and Bladder
0 of 45 min
24
Image of Urinary System—Physiology of the Kidneys, Ureters, and Bladder
Urinary System—Physiology of the Kidneys, Ureters, and Bladder
0 of 45 min
25
Image of Reproductive System—Male
Reproductive System—Male
0 of 44 min
26
Image of Reproductive System—Female
Reproductive System—Female
0 of 45 min
27
Image of Reproductive System—Physiology of Genetic Inheritance
Reproductive System—Physiology of Genetic Inheritance
0 of 45 min
28
Image of Musculoskeletal System—Physiology and Physics of the Muscles
Musculoskeletal System—Physiology and Physics of the Muscles
0 of 44 min
29
Image of Musculoskeletal System—Anatomy of the Muscles
Musculoskeletal System—Anatomy of the Muscles
0 of 44 min
30
Image of Musculoskeletal System—Bones
Musculoskeletal System—Bones
0 of 45 min
31
Image of Immune System—Anatomy and Physiology
Immune System—Anatomy and Physiology
0 of 45 min
32
Image of The Biology of Human Cancer
The Biology of Human Cancer
0 of 46 min

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