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Pathophysiology I

Code:
PATH 3583

This course will provide an introduction to the fundamentals of pathophysiology and related disease processes. The underlying concepts of homeostasis, cellular changes, inflammation, infection, healing and abnormal immune responses will be examined. The basic concepts of fluid - electrolyte and acid – base balance will be analyzed and how imbalances can promote disorder in the body. Common diagnostic testing will be examined and how they are utilized in the process of diagnosing disease and prognostic outcomes. Specific diseases and disorders will be discussed to apply the concepts learned and how they affect the structure and functioning of the human body. Basic treatment modalities are will be reviewed as a foundation of learning to be expanded upon in the practicum experience.

Notes:

Equivalent: PATH 3505 provided students successfully complete Pathophysiology I PATH 3583 and Pathophysiology II PATH 4583

Note: The minimum passing grade for this course is 60%. Streamed clips are inserted into this course.

Students will have an opportunity to Fast Track this course.


Prerequisites:

  • (BIO 2502 ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY II
  • Or BIO 2551 ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY: ADVANCED
  • Or BIO 2552 ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY II
  • Or BIO 2582 Anatomy & Physiology II
  • Or ANAT 1500 ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY )

Scheduled Dates

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Fee Availability
10234January 12, 2021 to April 20, 202112:00 am - 12:01 am42Online$319.17
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