# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Laboratory Technology II Task 1509003488

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Describe basic human anatomy and physiology in relation to microbiology.

Definition

Description should include the following basic anatomical structures and body cavities:
  • Structures and functions of the cell
  • Structures and functions of tissues, membranes, and glands
  • Structure and function of the integumentary system
  • Structure and function of the skeletal system
  • Structure and function of the muscular system
  • Structure and functions of blood
  • Structure and functions of the heart
  • Structures and functions of blood vessels and blood circulation
  • Structure and function of the lymphatic system
  • Structure and function of the respiratory system
  • Structure and function of the gastrointestinal system
  • Structure and function of the endocrine system
  • Structure and function of the reproductive system
  • Structure and function of the nervous system
  • Structure and function of the urinary system

Process/Skill Questions

  • What major organs are contained in each body cavity? Why is this information important to medical laboratory professionals?
  • How does joint fluid aid human movement?
  • What is the importance of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine?
  • What is meningitis? What test is used to diagnose it?
  • Why is kidney function essential for healthy production of urine? Why is this information useful to medical laboratory professionals?

Related Standards of Learning

English

12.5

The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts.
  1. Use critical thinking to generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, and evaluative questions about the text(s).
  2. Identify and synthesize resources to make decisions, complete tasks, and solve specific problems.
  3. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  4. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  5. Analyze false premises claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.

Other Related Standards

HOSA Competitive Events

Health Science Events

 

Medical Spelling

 

Medical Terminology

 

Teamwork Events

 

HOSA Bowl