376-0151-02L  Physiology I

SemesterAutumn Semester 2014
LecturersM. Ristow, M. Flück, C. Spengler, N. Wenderoth
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman
CommentEnrolment must be done for Anatomy l (376-0151-01L) and Physiology l (376-0151-02L).


AbstractBasic knowledge of the anatomy and physiology of tissues, the embryonal and postnatal development, the cardiovascular system, kidney, the intestines and the basics of pathology.
ObjectiveFoundations of human anatomy and physiology and basics of clinical pathophysiology.
ContentShort overview of human anatomy, physiology and general pathology.
3rd semester:
Cytology, histology, embryology, blood, heart, blood vessels, urinary system, water, electrolyte, and acid-base balance, digestive system, general pathology.
4rd semester:
Respiratory system, skin, endocrine system, neuroanatomy, sense organs, muscular and nervous tissue, motor system, thermoregulation, male and female reproductive system, pregnancy and child birth.
Lecture notesMüntener und Wolfer: "Anatomie und Physiologie";
www.pharma.ethz.ch/en/teaching/dipl.stud/course.materialsdipl.stud.html
LiteratureAnatomie: Spornitz U.M.: Anatomie und Physiologie, Lehrbuch und Atlas für Pflege-und
Gesundheitsfachberufe, Springer Verlag, Heidelberg

Physiologie: Schmidt/Lang/Thews: Physiologie des Menschen, Springer-Verlag,Heidelberg