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Learning Objectives

  • Given a histological image of a long bone, students should be able to distinguish compact bone and trabecular bone.
  • Given a histological image of bone, students should be able to identify osteoblasts, osteocytes, and osteoclasts.
  • Given an image of an osteon, students should be able to label blood vessels, osteocytes and fidopodia.
  • Given a histological image of bone, students should be able to distinguish bone modeling from bone remodeling.
  • Given a histological image of growing, long bone, students should be able to identify and explain the function of the growth plate, and the changes in chondrocytes.

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In-class Session

Readiness Assessment Quiz

Team-Based Questions