Jan 28, 2022  
Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022

BIOL 446 - Cardiovascular Physiology (S)

3 cr.


(Prerequisites: BIOL 245  or PSIO 320  and PHYS 120/PHYS 120L  or PHYS 140/PHYS 140L )

The physiological and biophysical bases of cardiovascular function, including cardiac electrophysiology and mechanics; regulation of the heart and the peripheral circulation; hemodynamics; solute and fluid exchange; and cell-cell interactions governing white blood cell transit. Special circulations will highlight the role of cardiovascular regulation in overall physiological function. Three hours lecture.