Undergraduate Course Catalog 2007-2008

COURSE: 02-370 Pathophysiology (3)
This course provides an introduction to the physiological basis of human diseases with special emphasis on the role of normal feedback servomechanisms in maintaining health. Physiological disequilibrium of the major organ systems is discussed in terms of such concepts as cellular disruptions, inflammation, obstruction, and overload. Prerequisite: 02-225 and 03-105.