Publications


Textbooks:

  • Martini, R., Timmons, M. & Tallitsch, R. Human Anatomy (6’th ed.) San Francisco: Benjamin Cummings Publishing, 2009, ISBN 0321500423.
  • Tallitsch, R.B., with R. Guastaferri (art coordinator and illustrator). Histology: A Identification Manual. (1st ed.) London: Elsevier Press, 2009, ISBN 978-9- 323-04955-9.
  • Martini, R., Timmons, M. & Tallitsch, R. Human Anatomy (5’th ed.) San Francisco: Benjamin Cummings Publishing, 2006 ISBN # 0805372105
  • Martini, R., Timmons, M. & Tallitsch, R. Human Anatomy (4’th ed.) New Jersey: Prentice Hall Publishing, 2003.
  • Martini, R., Timmons, M. & Tallitsch, R. Atlas of the Human Body (1’st ed.) New Jersey: Prentice Hall Publishing, 2003.
  • Tortora, G. & Tallitsch, R.B. Laboratory Exercises in Anatomy and Physiology with Cat Dissections. (6’th ed.) New York: Prentice:Hall Publishing; 1999.
  • Tortora, G. & Tallitsch, R.B. Laboratory Exercises in Anatomy and Physiology with Cat Dissections. (5’th ed.) New York: Prentice:Hall Publishing; 1995.
  • Tortora, G. & Tallitsch, R.B. Laboratory Exercises in Anatomy and Physiology with Cat Dissections. (4’th ed.) New York: MacMillan Publishing; 1992.
  • Tortora, G. & Tallitsch, R.B. Laboratory Exercises in Anatomy and Physiology with Cat Dissections (3’rd ed.). New York: MacMillan; 1989.
  • Tortora, G., Agnostakas, R. & Tallitsch, R.B. Laboratory Exercises in Anatomy and Physiology with Cat Dissections. (2'nd ed.). New York: MacMillan; 1985.
  • Tortora, G. Tallitsch, R.B. & Agnostakas, R. Physiology Laboratory Manual (3'rd ed.). Minn.: Burgess Publishing; 1984.

Problem-Based Learning Publications

  • Tallitsch, R., Bartt, R., Benson, J. “Something is horribly wrong doc, and I’m embarrassed to talk about it.” Problem Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2009, item # 279969864796,
  • Tallitsch, R., Bartt, R., Lau, C., Messenger, M. “A series of unfortunate events.” MS In Press, Problem Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2008.
  • Tallitsch, R., Benson, J. “What is the cause of this swelling and why am I short of breath when I exercise?” Problem Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2008, June 1, https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item # 244646756725,
  • Tallitsch, R. “Uff Da—Why Does This Hurt Doc?” Problem Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2006, October 1, https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item # 211031007302
  • Tallitsch, R., Krpan, M., Bartt, R., Bratta, B. “A Missed Diagnosis” Problem Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2006, September 10. Learning Clearinghouse, 2006 September 4, https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item #199460145532
  • Tallitsch, R. “It Must be a Bad year for My Allergies." Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2006 September 4, https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item #199540396349
  • Tallitsch, R. “Fire Chicken.” Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2006 August 24, https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item #199544455467
  • Tallitsch, R. “An Unwanted Souvenir.” Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2006 August 13, https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item #199451813590
  • Tallitsch, R., Krpan, M, Bratta, B. “Granny’s Hip” Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2006 January 2, https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item #186748175738
  • Adams, J., Knawa, B., Voiland, M., Krpan, M., Tallitsch, R. “Does Anyone Know What’s Wrong with Me?” Problem-Based learning Clearinghouse, 2005 December 31, https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl, item # 186748812044
  • Hass, Lindsay., North, Kristen., Krpan, Marko., Tallitsch, Robert. “Daddy Help! I Can’t Get Out of the Pool!” 2005 October 9, https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item # 180791270704
  • Tallitsch, R., Bartt, R. “Why Am I Getting More Clumsy Doc?” Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2005 September 11, https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item # 144327499175
  • Tallitsch, R., Bartt, R., Krpan, M., Bratta, B. “Harvest Time Danger”. Problem- Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2005 July 23, https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item # 163856477
  • Tallitsch, R., Bartt, R. & Benson, J. “Are You Sure I've Seen You Before?” Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2005 July 12, https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item 144330966820
  • Tallitsch, R., Bartt, R. “The Woozy Smoker” Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2005, March 29, https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item # 163856477
  • Tallitsch, R., Bartt, R. “Will I Ever be Able to Run Again Doc?” Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2005, February 13, https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item # 154804352359
  • Tallitsch, R., Bartt, R. & Benson, J. “What is Wrong With My Child Doc?” Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2005, February 13, https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item # 154804459088
  • Tallitsch, R., Krpan, M. and Bratta, B. "Is My Pitching Career Over?" Problem- Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2004, July 21. https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item # 133527594025
  • Tallitsch, R., Krpan, M. “The Road to Rockingham.” Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2004, May 2. https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item # 123703226558
  • Tallitsch, R., Krpan, M. "My Aching Back”. Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2003, December 25. https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item # 114262396769
  • Tallitsch, R. “Please don’t tell my parents.” Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2003, December 12. https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item # 115303306971
  • Tallitsch, R. & Benson, J. “Is this normal for someone my age?” Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2003, September 21. https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item # 115139245673.
  • Tallitsch, R. "Doc, is it my heart?" Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2002, August 24. https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item # 113656806291
  • Tallitsch, Robert B. “Street Fight”. Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2002, December 30. https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item # 81272953632
  • Tallitsch, Robert B. & Bartt, Russell E. “What Did You Say Doc?” Problem- Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2002, November 30. Item # 85490789227
  • Tallitsch, Robert B. “A Pain in the Belly”. Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2002, November 24. Item # 85247844672
  • Tallitsch, Robert B. & Bartt, Russell E. “The Complaining Husband”. Problem- Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2002, November 24 item # 85490789227
  • Tallitsch, Robert B. “The Complaining Postal Carrier”. Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2002, November 4. https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item # 85583375171
  • Tallitsch, Robert B. “The Restless Baby”. Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2002, October 1. https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item # 81898188213
  • Tallitsch, Robert B. “Homecoming Surprise”. Problem-Based Learning Clearinghouse, 2002, September 9. https://chico.nss.udel.edu/Pbl/, item #81272953632.

Research Abstracts and Articles:

  • Tallitsch, R.B. It’s Time For A Change in the Way We Educate Physiology Ph.D. Candidates. Am. J. Physiol., 1996; 271 (Advances in Physiology Education 16):S68:S70.
  • Tallitsch, R.B. An Invited Rebuttal to “Teaching versus research in academic”. Am. J. Physiol., 1996; 272 (Advances in Physiology Education 17):S51:S52.
  • Tallitsch, R.B., Myers, J. H. & Lowenthal, E. Effect of complete hysterectomy upon heart size and contractile function of papillary muscle in WKY rats. The FASEB Journal. 1994; 8(4 (Part 1)): 3339.
  • Myers, J. H., Tallitsch, R. B. & Lowenthal, E. Effect on contractile function in papillary muscle of hormone replacement therapy following complete hysterectomy in Wistar:Kyoto rats. The FASEB Journal. 1994; 8(4 (Part 1)): 3340.
  • Tallitsch, R.B. Myths about research at Augustana. Augustana College Magazine, 1993; 93: 14:15.
  • Tallitsch, R.B. & Myers, J. H. Effect of propranolol and chlorpromazine upon hypoxia sensitivity in papillary muscle of genetically hypertensive rats. FASEB Journal. 1991; 5(4): 1703.
  • Tallitsch, R.B. & Myers, J. H. Myocardial response of genetically hypertensive rats to hypoxia. FASEB Journal. 1990; 4(4): 3433. (10)
  • Tallitsch, R.B. & Myers, J. H. Effect of antihypertensive therapy on cardiac membrane function of genetically hypertensive rats. FASEB Journal. 1990; 4(4): 3434.
  • Tallitsch, R. B. & Myers, J. H. Decreased sensitivity of the Na/K ATPase pump in isolated papillary muscles of genetically hypertensive rats. Fed. Proc. 1987; 46: 1200
  • Tallitsch, R. B. Sodium and calcium transport in rat papillary muscles: Effects of pH, caffeine, resting length and stimulus frequency. The Physiologist. 1984; 24: 234.
  • Tallitsch, R. B. Further observations on Na and Ca transport in rat papillary muscles. Fed. Proc. 1984; 43: 3135.
  • Tallitsch, R. B. Further observations on the mechanisms of action of aldosterone in single barnacle muscle fibers. Am. J. Physiol. 1983; 245 (Endocrinol. Metab. 8): E230:E238.
  • Tallitsch, R. B. An investigation of sodium and calcium transport, resting and developed tension in isolated cardiac papillary muscles of the rat. Fed. Proc. 1983; 42: 4789.
  • Tallitsch, R. B. Stimulation by aldosterone of the Na efflux in single barnacle muscle fibres: Lack of glucocorticoid effects. IRCS Med. Sci., Biochemistry, Cell & Membrane Biol. 1980; 8: 875:876.
  • Tallitsch, R. B. Stimulation by aldosterone of the Na efflux in single muscle fibers: Role of mitochondria. Fed. Proc. 1979; 38: 3462.
  • Bittar, E. E. & Tallitsch, R. B. Mode of stimulation by aldosterone of the sodium efflux in barnacle muscle fibres: Effects of ouabain, ethacrynic acid, diphenylhydantoin, ATP(Mg), adenine translocase inhibitors, pyruvate and oxythiamine. J. Physiol. (London). 1976; 255: 29:56.
  • Tallitsch, R. B. & Bittar, E. E. Mode of stimulation by aldosterone of sodium efflux in barnacle muscle fibers. The Physiologist. 1975.
  • Bittar, E. E. & Tallitsch, R. B. Single barnacle muscle fibres as a preparation for studying the mode of action of aldosterone. V'th International Biophysics Congress, Copenhagen. 1975.
  • Bittar, E. E. & Tallitsch, R. B. Stimulation by aldosterone of the sodium efflux in barnacle muscle fibres: Effects of RNA inhibitors and spironolactone. J. Physiol. (London). 1975; 250: 331:346. (11)
  • Bittar, E. E. & Tallitsch, R. B. Stimulation by aldosterone of the sodium efflux in barnacle muscle fibres. Experientia. 1974; 30: 62:63.
  • Tallitsch, R. B. On the mode of action of aldosterone on the Na efflux in barnacle muscle fibers. Fed. Proc. 1974; 33: 1572.
  • Tallitsch, R. B. & Bittar, E. E. Stimulation by aldosterone of the sodium efflux in barnacle muscle fibers. The Physiologist. 1973; 16: 47.