Anatomy and PhysiologyApproximately two thirds of the hearta#39;s mass is to the left of the midline of the body , and one third is to the right (Figure 28-2). ... Because of its placement between the sternum in front and the bodies of the thoracic vertebrae behind, it can be compressed by application of ... In anatomical terms, where is the heart located? 2.
|Title||:||Anatomy and Physiology|
|Author||:||Kevin T. Patton|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2015-02-10|