Cardiovascular Physiology

Cardiovascular Physiology

by Thad Wilson, PhD

Learn more about the heart and its function. How does an ECG work? What does systole and diastole mean? Who was Frank Starling?

In these lectures Prof. Dr. Thad Wilson will also teach you the most important facts concerning cardiac and vascular physiology.

Deepen your knowledge with quiz questions and topic reviews.

Course Details

  • Videos 51
  • Duration 4:15 h
  • Quiz questions 127
  • Articles 11


Your Educators of course Cardiovascular Physiology

 Thad Wilson, PhD

Thad Wilson, PhD

Thad Wilson is a Professor of Physiology and has been teaching medical students for more than a dozen years at Colleges of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA (Drexel University); Athens, OH (Ohio University), and Indianapolis, IN (Marian University). He has worked extensively developing and improving medical curriculums, as well as serving in leadership roles as a Medical Physiology course director and Organ System team leader. Professor Thad Wilson has been awarded multiple medical school teaching awards and previously was involved in both question writing and question reviewing for national board exams in the health sciences. He currently helps students prepare for medical board exams, in addition to his teaching and scientific pursuits. Professor Thad Wilson has coauthored over 75 peer-reviewed scientific articles as well as a physiology textbook, Lippincott’s Illustrated Reviews: Physiology, which has been translated into four languages and a number of electronic formats.

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excellent presentation!
By Chen S. on 20. February 2019 for Cardiac Physiology

great presentation by dr. Wilson. i enjoyed it a lot and would recommend it to my colleagues

Into the point. Easy to understand
By Maria S. on 17. February 2019 for Para- and Sympathetic Control of the Heart Rate – Heart Rate and Electricity

Love it when you can get 4 book pages of information in less than 5 minutes.

Pro. Thad Wilson, THANK YOU!
By Oscass Jimmy R. on 01. February 2019 for Flow, Pressure and Resistance Theory – Blood Vessels and Pressure

I just love this Professor. He has made physiology quite simple. He is a true professor. I hope to meet him one time and gain from his vast knowledge face to face.

Good explanation
By praphatsorn b. on 04. January 2019 for Cardiac Physiology

Easy to understand especially for first timer of this course