Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Cardiovascular and Respiratory Biophysics BIF 519 0 2 + 0 2 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. BİRSEN AYDEMİR
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants

Doç.Dr. BİRSEN AYDEMİR

Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective

Circulatory and Respiratory Biophysics tell, circulatory and respiratory system structure, functions and organs to describe systematically examine and biophysical aspects.

Course Content

Basic concepts of hemodynamics, circulatory and respiratory system structure and function, blood´s physical characteristics and viscosity, Poiseuille and Bernoulli´s law, laminar and turbulent flow, Laplace´s law in the blood vessels and respiratory system pressure, volume, resistance relations covers. and heart activity strength, cardiac cycle, the arterial pressure pulse propagation and blood pressure measuring respiratory gas laws, the surface tension and alveolar mechanics, compliance, work of breathing and the parameters will be investigated.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Explanation of the basic concepts of hemodynamics to comprehend Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Demonstration, Testing, Homework,
2 Circulatory and respiratory systems and organs of the structure and function of the system to be described Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Motivations to Show, Testing, Homework,
3 Explanation of physical properties of the blood Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Demonstration, Testing, Homework,
4 To explain hemoreological parameters Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
5 Explanation of Bernoulli´s and Poiseuille laws Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
6 Comprehension of the concept of laminar and turbulent flow Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
7 Comprehension of the concept of laminar and turbulent flow Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
8 Laplace law to describe residual pressure in the blood vessels and respiratory system Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
9 Laplace law to describe residual pressure in the blood vessels and respiratory system Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
10 Laplace law to describe residual pressure in the blood vessels and respiratory system Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
11 Strength of the heart activity, cardiac cycle, arterial pressure, pulse and blood pressure measurement of the spread of the teaching described Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
12 Compliance, respiratorial function tests Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
13 Respiratory gas laws, and alveolar surface tension to explain the mechanics of concepts to comprehend Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The basic concepts of hemodynamics
2 Circulatory and respiratory systems and organs of the structure and functions
3 Biophysical properties of the blood
4 Hemoreological parameters
5 Bernoulli´s law and Poiseuille law
6 The concept of laminar and turbulent flow
7 The concept of laminar and turbulent flow
8 Laplace Law
9 Laplace Law
10 Laplace Law
11 Strength of the heart activity, cardiac cycle, arterial pressure, pulse and blood pressure
12 Strength of the heart activity, cardiac cycle, arterial pressure, pulse and blood pressure
13 Respiratory gas laws, and alveolar surface tension to explain the mechanics of concepts to comprehend
14 Compliance, respiratorial function tests
Resources
Course Notes <p>All textbooks</p>
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To understand the basic principles of biophysics and molecular biophysics according to the basic concepts of the courses taken by students under the program. X
2 Bioenergetics, biophysical events in the cell, action potentials, synaptic transmission, signal transduction mechanisms in cells, the basic Information of the concepts, the basic concepts of bioinformatics, the basic principles of bioelectric electrical mechanisms in the heart and muscles, electroencephalography (EEG) and electromyography´s (EMG), the basic principles, to understand the physical principles of muscle-nervous system. X
3 To understand the dynamics of the circulatory and respiratory system. X
4 Understanding the sensory system biophysics
5 Learning the radiation biophysics X
6 Molecular Biophysical methods and learning and applying the basic principles of medical imaging. X
7 Thesis stage in the project or projects in the context of learning research techniques, to write articles and conference presentations X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 80
1. Ödev 20
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 30
1. Final 70
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 2 32
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 6 96
Mid-terms 1 1 1
Assignment 1 8 8
Final examination 1 1 1
Total Workload 138
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.52
dersAKTSKredisi 6