ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT
Basic anatomical terminology and knowledege of human body organization including main physiological functions
COURSE CONTENTS SUMMARY
Locomotor system: bone, muscles and joints. Cardiovascular system: heart, pericardium, blood and lymphatic vessels, limphnodes, spleen. Digestive system: oral cavity and salivary glands, farinx, esophagous, stomach, small and large bowel, liver, gall bladder and biliary tract, pancreas, peritoneum. Respiratory system: superior and inferior air tracts, lungs and pleura. Urinary system: kidney (macro and microscopic anatomy), ureteres, bladder and urethra. Endocrine system: morphofuncitonal anatomy of endocrine glands. Male and female genital system: (macro and microscopic anatomy). General organization of the central (medulla, encephalon) and peripheral (spinal and cranial nerves) system. Sensory and motor pathways.
Anatomia dell'Uomo 2° ed. (Ambrosi et al.) Ed. Edi-Ermes
ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
written test with multiple choices