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?

Also, Prof. Dr. Thad Wilson will teach you the most important facts.

Deepen your knowledge with quiz questions and topic reviews.

Course Details

  • Videos 50
  • Duration 4:16 h
  • Quiz questions 129
  • 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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By AIKATERINI D. on 23. October 2017 for Cardiac Physiology

Very good explanations. However, I do think there should be more details, for example, more explanations on pressures.

Misleading Quiz Questions
By Astrocyte C. on 18. October 2017 for Afterload – Cardiac Mechanics

Two of the quiz questions are wrong to me, either have multiple answers or incorrect answer.

By Sandi M. on 16. October 2017 for Flow, Pressure and Resistance Theory – Blood Vessels and Pressure

Communicates at a good rate and audible tone ,explains concepts well to begginers and intermeddiate level students .Thank you!

Very good presentation.
By Dr Glenn G. on 18. September 2017 for Cardiac Physiology

This is an excellent review and update of cardiac physiology.

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