Provides a comprehensive study of the study of the structure and function of major organs, related medical terminology, commonly prescribed medications, common diseases, and diagnostic testing associated with the systems. Students are introduced to terminology used in various medical specialties as well as common medical abbreviations and symbols. Students are introduced to anatomy and physiology through the study of respiratory, digestive, special senses, endocrine, male and female reproductive, lymphatic, and blood systems.
Prerequisite: C or better in MEDA 120.
(PCS 1.2, 4 credit hours: 4 hour lecture, 0 hours lab)