Undergraduate Course Catalog 2008-2009
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.