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227-0399-10L  Physiology and Anatomy for Biomedical Engineers I

SemesterAutumn Semester 2016
LecturersH. Niemann
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish



Catalogue data

AbstractThis course offers an introduction into the structure and function of the human body, and how these are interlinked with one another. Focusing on physiology, the visualization of anatomy is supported by 3D-animation, Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance imaging.
ObjectiveTo understand basic principles and structure of the human body in consideration of the clinical relevance and the medical terminology used in medical work and research.
Content- The Human Body: nomenclature, orientations, tissues
- Musculoskeletal system, Muscle contraction
- Blood vessels, Heart, Circulation
- Blood, Immune system
- Respiratory system
- Acid-Base-Homeostasis
Lecture notesLecture notes and handouts
LiteratureSilbernagl S., Despopoulos A. Color Atlas of Physiology; Thieme 2008
Faller A., Schuenke M. The Human Body; Thieme 2004
Netter F. Atlas of human anatomy; Elsevier 2014

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits3 credits
ExaminersH. Niemann
Typesession examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is only offered in the session after the course unit. Repetition only possible after re-enrolling.
Mode of examinationwritten 90 minutes
Additional information on mode of examinationThe course will be examinated once a year in the following session.
Written aidsKeine Hilfsmittel.
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Learning materials

 
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Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
227-0399-10 GPhysiology and Anatomy for Biomedical Engineers I2 hrs
Tue08-10ETZ G 91 »
H. Niemann

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