Physiology and Pathophysiology
Basic description of immune system, types of leukocytes, blood smear.
Hemoglobin role, hemostasis and coagulation factors.
Description of erythrocytes, erythropoesis, determination of blood groups.
Description of body fluids, homeostasis, and elementar characteristics of blood. Practicals about hematocrite value, erythrocyte sedimentation rate and hemolysis
Description of free radicals, antioxidants, definition of oxidative and carbonyl stress, pathogenesis of some diseases where oxidative stress participates
This seminar is about hemoglobine description, oxygen delivery to organism. The second part describes the hemostasis, its individual components, and intrinsic and extrinsic pathways of coagulation.
Lines of immune barriers, mechanisms of individual bariers, innate and acquired immunity, blood smear.
Physiology of speech and speech laterality.
Physiology of memory and learning, spatial learning, general intelligence
The mechanics of breathing, lung pressures during breathing cycle, spirometry terminology, control of breathing.