Pathophysiology of Cardiovascular Disease

PHYSCI X 408

This course explores current clinical interventions for preventing and treating cardiovascular diseases by focusing on lifestyle modifications.

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Online
Starting at $865.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you will learn.

  • Understand the molecular and cellular mechanisms that mediate diabetes, obesity, and hypertension
  • Define principles relating to cellular and biochemical processes of the cardiovascular system

About this course:

Explore how the cardiovascular system functions and how cardiovascular disease develops during the lifespan. Instruction emphasizes the molecular and cellular mechanisms that mediate such chronic diseases as atherosclerosis, hypertension, diabetes, obesity, and the metabolic syndrome. Current clinical interventions for treating and preventing cardiovascular disease focusing on lifestyle modifications are a major component of the course.
Prerequisites
One year college-level biology.

Winter 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Future Offering (Opens November 02, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
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This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Joseph Esdin
377150
Fee:
$865.00
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Notes

Midterm and final exams are proctored online; additional requirements include microphone, headphones/speakers, and webcam.

Enrollment deadline: January 8, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 08, 2021
Course Requirements

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