Bachelor's degree in Cardiocirculatory Physiopathology and Cardiovascular Perfusion Techniques (national qualification)

Morphological and functional fundamentals of life - FISIOLOGIA

Course code
4S000039
Name of lecturer
Roberto Poltronieri
Number of ECTS credits allocated
2
Academic sector
BIO/09 - PHYSIOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
PERFUSIONISTI LEZ 1A 1S dal Oct 1, 2016 al Dec 18, 2016.

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Lesson timetable

PERFUSIONISTI LEZ 1A 1S

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Learning outcomes

The course provides the scientific knowledge of the human body's general structure. The student learns the working principles of the different organs, the dynamic integration of organs in apparatuses and the general mechanisms of the functional control in normal conditions.

Syllabus

CELLULAR PHYSIOLOGY
1) Cellular homeostasis
2) Action potential and synaptic transmission
3) Skeletal muscle
CARDIOVASCULAR APPARATUS
4) Cardiac autorhythmicity and cardiac impulse propagation
5) Heart nervous control
6) Excitement and cardiac contractility
7) Cardiac reflexes
8) Stroke volume
9) Cardiac output
10) ECG and cardiac cycle
11) Cardiac work and metabolism
12) Hemodynamic principles of the cardiovascular system
13) Vascular resistance
14) Capillaires, veins and lymphatics
15) Blood pressure
16) Cardiovascolar control
RESPIRATORY APPARATUS
17) Respiratory mechanism
18) Pulmonary volumes and capacities
19) Ventilation and perfusion
20) Gas diffusion
21) Respiratory gas transport
22) Respiratory control
KIDNEY APPARATUS
23) Nephron
24) Glomerular filtration rate and renal plasma flow
25) Reabsorption and secretion renal
26) Urine concentration and dilution
27) Idric and elecrolyte balance
28) Acid-base balance
29) Urination
NERVOUS SYSTEM
30) Autonomic nervous system (sympathetic and parasympathetic control)
31) Adrenergic and cholinergic receptors

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Stanfield CL Fisiologia (Edizione 5) EdiSES 2017 9788879599726

Assessment methods and criteria

Multiple choice test

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017






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