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Intermediate Level

This course is a stage in the basic fundamental training of students in physiology.

Approx. 12 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • 1. To know the main stage in the development of this section of physiology and the role of domestic scientists in its creation and development

  • 2​. To understand the main methods for studying various functions of the heart, which are used in scientific research and practical medicine

  • 3​. To analyze fundamental problems of the physiology of the heart and applied problems in the field of preserving its functions

Skills you will gain

4. Knowledge of main functions of the heart and understand the essence of the physiological processes underlying their implementation1. Ability to explain the main physiological processes and mechanisms of their regulation in the activity of the heart2. Ability to explain the physiological significance of various indicators (constants) characterizing the functions of the heart5. Understanding of the systemic mechanisms of regulation of the heart and interaction with other systems or processes in the body3. Ability to Use various indicators to assess the functional state of the heart
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Intermediate Level

This course is a stage in the basic fundamental training of students in physiology.

Approx. 12 hours to complete
English

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Saint Petersburg State University

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Heart As an Element of the Circulatory System. Heart Function and Its Main Characteristics

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 41 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Heart Automaticity. Cardiac Conduction System

2 hours to complete
11 videos (Total 78 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Action Potential of the Working Myocardium and Its Physiological Consequences

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 51 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Electrocardiogram and Its Relationship with Electrophysiological Processes in the Heart

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 43 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes

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