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Organ Physiology and Pathophysiology III, incl. Emergency Medical Assistance

Course Code :1017FBDFAR
Study domain:Medicine
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:2nd semester
Sequentiality:At least 40 ECTS credits obtained from 1st bachelor courses. Simultaneous registration or min. 08/20 obtained for Organ Physiology and pathophysiology II.
Contact hours:27
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Vincent Segers
Benedicte De Winter

3. Course contents *



This course unit continues to give insights in human physiology (gained in the previouse courses) and describes the most important disorders of individual organs and organ systems. Symptoms and signs of dysfunction, pathophysiology and important pathologies connected to the cardiovascular system, the respiratory system, the gastro-intestinal system, the renal system and the thermoregulation will be discussed. Basic principles of medical care will be enlightened and practiced.