Biomedical Science for Osteopathy 6 expands the students' knowledge of biomedical sciences through application of fundamental principles to the brain, cranial nerves and spinal cord. Patients presenting in osteopathic practice tend to seek care for pain and neurological disturbances, so an understanding of pain processing and neurology is essential.
HBO2005 - Biomedical Science for Osteopathy 5
|1.||Outline the gross and microscopic anatomy of the brain, cranial nerves & spinal cord;|
|2.||Explain the key physiological mechanisms underpinning the function of the Central Nervous System and Peripheral Nervous System, including relevant pain and pharmacological considerations; and|
|3.||Conceptually map the epidemiology, patho-anatomy, pathophysiology, and clinical presentation of common neurological conditions.|
|Case Study||Case study analysis||35%|
|Exercise||Simulated lab exercise||35%|
Clinically oriented anatomy 8th ed
Moore, K.L., Dalley, A.F. & Agur, A.M.R (2017)
Philadelphia, US: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Understanding pathophysiology 3rd ed
Craft, J.A (ed), Gordon, C., Huether, S., McCance, K., Brashers, V., Rote, N (2019)
Australian and NZ edition St Louis, Missouri: Elsevier
Human Anatomy and Physiology 11th ed
Marieb, E.N. & Hoehn, K (2018)
USA: Pearson Higher ed
Anatomy and Physiology Coloring Workbook 12th ed
Marieb, E.N. & Brito, S (2017)
Great Britain: Pearson Education Limited
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