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HST 090/091
Cardiovascular Pathophysiology

Term: Spring

Course Director(s): Elazer R. Edelman
Time:
M 8:30am-12pm; W/F 11am-12:30pm
Location:
MIT 56-114
Course Website:
None
Prerequisite:
HST 030 and permission of instructor
Restrictions:
Only HST students may register under HST.090, graded P/D/F. Enrollment limited.
MIT Units:
4-3-8 (G-Level Credit )
Harvard Units:
2 (B) and 2 (P)
Normal and pathologic physiology of the heart and vascular system. Emphasis includes hemodynamics, electrophysiology, gross pathology, and clinical correlates of cardiovascular function in normal and in a variety of disease states. Special attention given to congenital, rheumatic, valvular heart disease and cardiomyopathy.