DUTEC 106 Pathophysiology II • 3 Cr.


Continues upon Pathophysiology I emphasizing the physiology and pathology of the cardiovascular and the peripheral vascular system. Prerequisite: DUTEC 105 or permission of program chair.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Define terms used to describe pathologic states of the cardiac and peripheral vascular systems.
  • Identify various pathologies and lesions of the circulatory and nervous systems
  • Describe the sequence of events in hypoix injury.
  • Distinguish the differences between acquired and congenital diseases.
  • Obtain a thorough clinical history from a patient or referring physician relating to conditions of the circulatory or nervous systems.
  • Identify various testing procedures used for the diagnosis of disease relating to the circulatory and nervous systems.