gross anatomy reserved for med students? - page 2
I'm sure there is a reason why nursing students are not required to take gross anatomy; does anyone know if it's required for PA's or NP's? I just finished reading a book on GA and found it very... Read More
Jul 12, '02Occupation: RN Joined: Jan '02; Posts: 1,732; Likes: 1babynursewannab
Thank you for the answer. I was stumped when they told me we would be disecting a cat. A cadaver must be pretty expensive. How much is the lab fee for a cadavar class compared to a cat lab. I pay 100.00 extra for the lab.4 credit course instead of a three.
Jul 12, '02Occupation: pre-nursing student, secretary - non-medical Joined: Jan '01; Posts: 1,761; Likes: 46At least you guys get cats even!
This summer I am taking A&P1 and we were supposed to dissect a goats eye and muscle. But our class is running so short on time that we will not get to do neither.
I'm hoping A&P 2 will have some dissection. The only thing I have ever dissected was a fetal pig in my sophomore year of high school.
A local private women's college in my area offers a human cadavar as part of their A&P and it is offered to those in nursing as well as other majors like Surgical Tech. But the school is expensive and mostly a nursing college.