Medicine - Course - Physiology for Internal Medicine

  • Course Code: INTM912
  • Credits: 2
  • Hours Distribution: (1 lec, 1Cln)
  • Course Type:  Major Core (MC)

Course Description

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.