Excretory system (second edition)

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Date
1980
Summary
Uses diagrammatic animation to explain the structure and function of the body's excretory system.  Clarifies the role of the blood as a transporter of wastes from the cells, and the work of the lungs, kidneys, and skin as they remove the carbon dioxide and heat from the blood.  Points out that life depends upon the removal of these wastes from every living cell. | A step-by-step study of the structure and functions of the excretory system of the human body. Describes the kidneys in detail, explaining that through the processes of filtration of wastes, and the re-absorption of needed nutrients, the kidneys carry on their main function of regulating the composition of blood. Discusses the role of the skin in removing water from the body.
Publishers
Coronet Instructional Media; Coronet Instructional Films; Indiana University. Audio-Visual Center
Genre
Educational
Subject
Excretion ; Human anatomy ; PhysiologyExcretion ; Human anatomy ; Physiology | Excretory organs
Collection
IU Audio-Visual Center
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 Film (0:14:09); 16mm
Notes
Gift to the IUB Libraries from Instructional Support Services.
Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003255835; Other: GR00405888; MDPI Barcode: 40000003255835

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