This course will cover the physiology of the human respiratory, cardiovascular, renal and digestive systems. Topics include cardiac function, ECG, blood flow/pressure regulation, pulmonary mechanics, gas transfer and transport, the control of breathing, sleep-related breathing disorders, kidney function, ion regulation, water balance, acid-base balance and digestive function/regulation.
BIOC34H3, PSL301H, (PSL302Y)
*Priority will be given to students enrolled in the Human Biology program. Additional students will be admitted only if space permits.