Physiology For Internal Medicine

INTM 912-Physiology For Internal Medicine (2Crs.:1Lec.,1Cln.)

Physiology of gastrointestinal system and homeostatic functions. Gastrointestinal system; neural and hormonal control of gastrointestinal tract; digestion and absorption in gastrointestinal tract; Functions of the liver and bile metabolism. Blood; iron metabolism and anaemias. Cardiovascular system; regulation of arterial blood pressure, micro-circulation, tissue fluid and edema and. pulmonary circulation. Renal system; renal blood flow. General courses on: Acid-base balance, water and electrolyte balance, heat regulation and shock.