Introduction: An overview of the human body and its systems should provide the CPT student with a basic understanding of the human body, its systems and how each functions to supports life.An understanding of the normal human anatomy and physiology will help the CPT associate the physiological alterations and illnesses that occur in individuals with a disability. The Certified Pediatric Technician will also explore the differences in gender and the general differences between an adult and a child. Objective: CPT students should be able to identify the major systems of the human body and explain the position, function, purpose of each system Score required: 85% or better on the quiz.
Suggested Reading Enhancements: The Human Body; Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Inc. Editor Ann Baggley ISBN# 0-7894-7988-5
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As such, we are now accepting Association Friends Memberships. If your association or company would like to join as a member, there is a donation of $50 per year. This fee will assist in the payment of any student unable to pay for themselves. Not only does this help a prospective student, in the long run it will assist every disabled child. For more information, see www.pediatrictechnician.us ‘ Donations may be made by Pay Pal.