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Dean, Christine

Overview
Works: 110 works in 204 publications in 1 language and 3,819 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Documentary films  Short films  Science films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Nonfiction films  Popular works  Instructional films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Author, Photographer, Other
Classifications: QR181, 616.079
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Most widely held works about Christine Dean
 
Most widely held works by Christine Dean
The nervous system and the senses by Viewtech( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the development, organization, and functions of the nervous system and the input organs that stimulate it. Beginning with an introductory overview of neural anatomy, the program outlines the organization of the central and peripheral nervous systems and the processes of sensation, transduction, and perception. In addition, analyzes the senses of vision, hearing, taste, smell, and equilibrium, as well as sensitivities to temperature, pressure, and pain; illustrates bodily movement via the somatic neurons; and explores the neural mechanics of sleep and wakefulness
The skeletal and muscular systems by Viewtech Educational Media( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identifies the various bones in the human body by dividing the skeleton, analyzing the composition, and categorizing the different bone and joint types. Also looks at the skeletal muscular system, including a detailed look at muscle cells, fibers, and connective tissue
The immune system by Horst Günter Koch( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program examines how the human immune system defends the body against disease-causing invaders. The program also addresses the importance of vaccines, the mechanics of allergies and autoimmune diseases, and the advances in the field of immunology
Cells, tissues, and skin by VIEWTECH EDUCATIONAL MEDIA( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an introductory segment on cell characteristics, this program discusses the way human body cells function and combine into the structures that sustain life. Topics include membrane permeability and the processes of passive and active transport; cytoplasm, with its cytosol, organelles, and inclusions; the constituent parts of the nucleus and the stages and processes of the cell cycle; the four basic tissue types; and the skin, the body's largest organ
Food safety and disease prevention( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite the efforts of experts and agencies, food-borne illness outbreaks still occur. This programme examines the risks facing consumers while highlighting food-handling methods for addressing those risks
Digestion and nutrition by Viewtech( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program examines the chemical structure of food and the human body's ability to convert food into fuel and raw materials. Major and minor nutrients are defined, catabolism and anabolism are contrasted, and the function of the digestive tract at the cellular level is scrutinized. The sequence of physical and chemical processes that facilitate digestion is also illustrated, spotlighting each constituent anatomical system: mouth/esophagus, stomach, small intestine, and large intestine. A segment on healthier eating concludes the program."--Container
The endocrine system( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After an introductory segment contrasting the human endocrine and nervous systems, this program addresses the complex physiology of the endocrine system. Topics include the endocrine organs and glands; the characteristics of hormones and the process of signal transduction; hormonal regulation of blood glucose and blood calcium levels; the roles of growth hormone, thyroid hormone, testosterone, and estrogen in bodily development; hormones and reproduction; and hormonal involvement in the fight-or-flight response."--Container
The human body, how it works( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program examines the chemical structure of food and the human body's ability to convert food into fuel and raw materials. Major and minor nutrients are defined, catabolism and anabolism are contrasted, and the function of the digestive tract at the cellular level is scrutinized. The sequence of physical and chemical processes that facilitate digestion is also illustrated, spotlighting each constituent anatomical system: mouth/esophagus, stomach, small intestine, and large intestine. A segment on healthier eating concludes the program."--Container
Smoking Out the Truth: Teens and Tobacco( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This video focuses on the illusions and misconceptions surrounding teen smoking, exposing the faulty reasoning that leads kids to start or continue the habit. It also offers several rock-solid motives to quit or abstain, and strategies for doing so. Topics covered include the methods and mind-set behind teen-targeted cigarette advertising and the ways that nicotine and tobacco damage health and personal appearance"--Container
Community mental health care : international perspectives on making it happen( Book )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your immune system( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film looks at the complexities of the human immune system, explaining how the system normallly keeps the body healthy and what happens when it malfunctions or shuts down
Human reproduction and development( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of a human being from conception to full-term fetus, with a focus on the functions of the male and female reproductive systems. Explains the three stages of development in the womb--pre-embryonic, embryonic, and fetal, generated by the mechanisms of division, differentiation, morphogenesis, patterning, and growth. Examines male and female puberty--the maturation of the reproductive system and the beginning of human sexual response
Nutrition and Eating Disorders( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pinpoints the dangers of anorexia, bulimia, binge eating, and other eating disorders. Showing how food consumption (or avoidance of it) is often the one thing that eating-disorder sufferers feel they can control, the program features dramatized case studies, expert commentary, and practical information about identifying and acting on signs of eating disorders in others". --from publisher description
The circulatory system( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program takes a close look at the organs of the human circulatory system and how they work to sustain life. After an introductory overview, the composition of blood--it's plasma, erythrocytes, leukocytes, and platelets--is analyzed, blood types and Rh factor are considered, the role of hemoglobin in transporting oxygen is explained, and the anatomy and function of the heart is examined. Factors that affect blood pressure and circulation are also discussed, along with the circulatory demands of exercise."--Container
The human body, how it works( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Following an opening segment on the importance of oxygen to the human body, this program studies the structure and function of the respiratory system. Topics include the anatomy of the upper respiratory tract, the lower respiratory tract, and the alveoli; the diffusion of gas molecules through the walls of the alveoli and capillaries, and the effect of high altitude on the diffusion process; and the mechanics of breathing via the bulk flow transport process. In addition, the program describes three factors that help prevent lung collapse and the role of the medulla oblongata in regulating breathing."--Container
The human body, how it works( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program takes a close look at the organs of the human circulatory system and how they work to sustain life. After an introductory overview, the composition of blood--it's plasma, erythrocytes, leukocytes, and platelets--is analyzed, blood types and Rh factor are considered, the role of hemoglobin in transporting oxygen is explained, and the anatomy and function of the heart is examined. Factors that affect blood pressure and circulation are also discussed, along with the circulatory demands of exercise."--Container
Certified medical assistant( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[This] video examine's a CMA's typical responsibilities, such as maintaining patient records, managing a physician's schedule, and preparing examining rooms, as well as the skills a successful medical assistant will need--including data entry, customer service, specimen collection, and first aid."--Container
Healthy eating : a guide to nutrition : nutrition for sports and exercise( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This video shows young people how to make healthy eating a priority as they pursue sports and fitness. Viewers encounter the four main categories of physiological health--cardiovascular and respiratory fitness, muscle strength and endurance, flexibility, and body composition--while learning how glucose, glycogen, ATP, and other compounds play a role in the body's energy production."--Container
Healthy eating : a guide to nutrition : nutrition and weight management( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program guides students through basic concepts on maintaining a healthy weight through commitment, discipline and attention to dietary details along with exercises. They will also learn about the body mass index and the risk of being overweight. The USDA's dietary guidelines are also discussed
Physical therapist assistant( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program profiles the jobs of physical therapy assistant, and aide, detailing their responsibilities, essential skills, and differences."--Container
 
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