This course discusses the pathophysiology of common disorders of various body systems due to either external (e.g. infections) or internal (e.g. genetic) causes, and their associated epidemiology.
PURPOSE OF THE COURSE
The course addresses
the principles of general pathology. It goes on to address the pathophysiology
of the common disorders in various body systems. Integrated within this course
is the epidemiology of the various disorders discussed during the course.
EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES
At the end of this course, the student is expected to:
the pathology of inflammation and repair.
the pathology of common infections and of communicable diseases.
the pathology of the common tumors involving various parts of the body.
the pathophysiology of the common disorders involving the various body systems