Physiology with pathophysiology
Abbreviation: 46LA2 Load: 15(L) + 15(S) + 0(CP) + 0(EXE) + 0(P) + 0(ST) + 15(LE) + 0(ME) + 0(SCP) + 0(FE) + 0(CE) + 0(PP) + 0(MSCP)
Lecturers in charge: dr. sc. Boris Božić
dr. sc. Ivna Kocijan
Course description: General physiology: functional organization of the human body, homeostasis, transport through cell membrane, osmosis, membrane and action potential, smooth and skeletal muscle contractions.
Heart and circulation: heart muscle physiology, heart as a pump, rhythm and heart impulse conduction, basics of electrocardiography, hemodynamics, systemic circulation, regulation and measurement of arterial pressure and minute volume of the heart, heart rhythm disturbances, circulatory shock, heart failure.
Body fluids and kidneys: fluid changes through the capillaries, lymphatic system, volume and osmolality of body fluids, urine formation mechanism, volume regulation and body fluctuations in the kidneys and thirst mechanism, acid balance regulation, kidney disease, kidney failure, edema, acid-base balance disorders .
Diarrheal system: breathing mechanics, alveolar ventilation, gas changes, pulmonary volume and capacity measurement, respiratory regulation, pulmonary disease, pulmonary edema, respiratory insufficiency.
Probative system and metabolism: digestive system motility, digestion and absorption of food in the digestive system, regulation of intermediate carbohydrate, lipid and protein metabolism, thermoregulation, fever, metabolic liver function, diet balance, most commonly digestive system diseases.
Endocrinology, sex system and reproduction: endocrine glands, hormones and their functions, mechanisms of hormone action, blood glucose control and OGTT, reproductive functions of women and men. Most common endocrinological diseases and reproductive disorders.
Lecture languages: - - -
Compulsory literature:
1. Guyton, A.C. i Hall, J.E.: Medicinska fiziologija, XII izdanje, Medicinska naklada, Zagreb, 2012. (odabrana poglavlja)
Recommended literature:
2. Gamulin, S.: Patofiziologija za visoke zdravstvene škole, Medicinska naklada, Zagreb, 2005.
L - Lectures
FE - Field exercises
CE - Project laboratory
PP - Preclinical practicals
MSCP - Mentorship of special clinical practicals
S - Seminar
CP - Clinical practicals
EXE - Exercises of applied kinesiology
P - Practicum
ST - Sectio training
LE - Laboratory exercises
ME - Methodology exercises
SCP - Special clinical practicals
* - Not graded