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Clinical Physiology Diagnostics I

  • Number of credits 15 credits
  • Level Bachelor's level
  • Starting Spring Term 2022

About the course

The course consists of two modules: 

Module 1: Ultrasound vessels and peripheral circulation 7.5 Credits
The module consists of theoretical background of peripheral circulation examination methods. The module includes ultrasound technique on for non-invasive studies of arterial and venous insufficiencies as well as venous thrombosis. Methods for peripheral pressure and circulation measurement are also included.

Module 2: ECG at rest and during exercise, long term-ECG and lung function 7.5 Credits
The module consists of diagnostic methods with theoretical background for assessment of central circulation, especially heart and lungs. The course contains ECG at rest, ECG during exercise, and long term ECG with arrhythmia diagnostics. In addition, also methodology with theoretical background for examinations of diffusion capacity, lung mechanics, gas distribution and static and dynamic spirometry are included.

Application and eligibility

Clinical Physiology Diagnostics I, 15 credits

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Spring Term 2022 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

The information below is only for exchange students

Starts

17 January 2022

Ends

27 March 2022

Study location

Umeå

Language

English (upon request)

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Admission to the course requires at least 90 Credits within the area of biomedical laboratory science or in another way have obtained equivalent knowledge.

Selection

Students applying for courses within a double degree exchange agreement, within the departments own agreements will be given first priority. Then will - in turn - candidates within the departments own agreements, faculty agreements, central exchange agreements and other departmental agreements be selected.

Application code

UMU-A3921

Application

This application round is only intended for nominated exchange students. Information about deadlines can be found in the e-mail instruction that nominated students receive. The application period is closed.

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Contactperson for the course is:
Victoria Heldestad