Medical Biochemistry

Course Code :1020FBDFAR
Study domain:Biochemistry
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:1st semester
Sequentiality:
Contact hours:45
Credits:6
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Dirk Hendriks

3. Course contents *

In this course the evaluation in the clinical laboratory of the most important metabolic, hormonal and immunochemical processes of a number of organ systems is dealt with. The dysfunctioning of organs (such as liver, kidney, bone) some metabolic disorders (such as diabetes, gout, dyslipidemia) and molecular defects such as cause of illness (e.g. neoplasia) are discussed together with their clinical-chemical parameters en indicators.