4.3 Hypothermia & Hyperthermia

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Dolor Assessment, Metabolic Pathways, Vital Signs, Pain Management

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Aug 16, 2018

Great Course ! It provides important information regarding anatomy and physiology of the main systems in our body. The video lectures are very interactive and Dr. Scanga has a great ability to teach.

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Jul 05, 2017

Really enjoyed this course. It was very well taught and I particularly liked the way that it was done within a classroom setting, rather than just the lecturer talking to camera. I also learnt a lot

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Week 4: Temperature
During week 4 you will learn the definition of mean body temperature and how the body regulates temperature. We will discuss hypothermia and the difference between hyperthermia and fever. Lastly, you will learn how to assess body temperature.

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  • Connie B. Scanga, PhD

    Connie B. Scanga, PhD

    Practice Professor

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