Endocrine Physiology
Endocrine Physiology

Endocrine Physiology

by Thad Wilson, PhD

The endocrine system plays a critical role in both the physiology of the human body and medical studies.

In this course, the following topics are discussed:

  • Endocrine System and Hypothalamic-Pituitary Axis (HPA)
  • Thyroid Hormones
  • Adrenal Hormone Synthesis
  • Glucagon Basics and Regulation of Glucagon Secretion

Course Details

  • Videos 17
  • Duration 1:07 h
  • Quiz questions 50
  • Articles 6

Content

Your Educators of course Endocrine Physiology

 Thad Wilson, PhD

Thad Wilson, PhD

Thad E. Wilson is a Professor and Director of Education in the Department of Physiology at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine. He has been teaching medical students for more than 15 years at Colleges of Medicine in the USA: Philadelphia, PA (Drexel University); Athens, OH (Ohio University), Indianapolis, IN (Marian University), and now Lexington, KY (University of Kentucky). He has worked extensively developing and improving medical curriculums, as well as serving in leadership roles directing Medical Physiology and various organ system courses. Professor Thad Wilson has been awarded multiple institutional and national medical school teaching awards and previously was involved in both question writing and question reviewing for national board exams in the health sciences. Professor Thad Wilson has coauthored >85 peer-reviewed scientific and educational articles as well as a physiology textbook, Lippincott’s Illustrated Reviews: Physiology, which has been translated into seven languages, is in several electronic formats, and is currently in the 2nd edition.

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Fascinating!
By Gastón C. on 01. July 2020 for Insulin Secretion and Regulation

When I attended this class at my university it was a real headache. Thanks to this lecture I was able to clearly understand these concepts about insulin.

 
Malas explicaciones y pésima traducción.
By CRISTOPHER JOSUEDANIEL M. on 13. June 2020 for Insulin Secretion and Regulation

- Pésima traducción al español. - No hay rigurosidad en el tema. - No ofrece buena explicaciones

 
Recommended
By Ekaterina I. on 11. January 2020 for Endocrine Physiology

I love the way Lecturio professors explain things, everything is much easier to understand. Physiology course is really great. Thank you!

 
Nice
By Bhumika D. on 20. June 2019 for Endocrine Physiology

The course was good and helpful at summarising important points