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376-0006-01L  Laboratory Course in Physiology

SemesterSpring Semester 2016
LecturersC. Spengler
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman


AbstractExperiments to evaluate nerve, muscle, heart, circulation, respiration, and sensory organ function in humans.
ObjectivePractical experience of physiology. Learning of fundamental assessments of physiological functions in humans and of correct interpretations of measurement data.
ContentDetermination of nerve conduction time, recording of electromyogram (EMG; single stimuli and summatin) and mechanogram; measurement of lung function and oxygen consumption; assessment of cardiovascular adjustments in response to orthostatic challenges and exercise; computer simulation of the cardiovascular system under different conditions; determination of hearing threshold level, visual acuity, accommodation and field of vision.
Lecture notesScriptum of the Laboratory Experiments in Physiology on Moodle