Pathophysiology and pathological biochemistry

Course Code :1025FBDDIE
Study domain:Biochemistry
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:2nd semester
Sequentiality:
Contact hours:24
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Jo Leroy

3. Course contents *

The most important physiological mechanisms playing a role in the correction of alterations in the mineral metabolism, carbohydrate- lipid- and protein metabolism, body water balance and acid-base balance are discussed. Examples include: hydration and dehydration, oedema, hypocalcemia, ketonemia, fat cow syndrome, acidosis, alkalosis ...