The following course notes were written by Dr. Roger Mark. These serve as the primary reading material for this course. Any references referred to within each set of notes are listed at the end of the file.
Listed below are also relevant sections from the course textbook: Costanzo, Linda S. Physiology. 2nd ed. Philadelphia, PA: W.B. Saunders, 2002. ISBN: 9780721695495.
|Lec 1||Introduction and Case Presentation||(PDF)|
_Cardiovascular Physiology 1: Models of the Peripheral Circulation
_Cardiovascular Physiology 2: The Heart as a Pump
_Cardiovascular Physiology 3: Modeling the Intact System
Introduction: The Functional Anatomy of the Cardiovascular System (PDF)
Cardiovascular Mechanics I, II, III (PDF - 1.9 MB)
Costanzo, pp. 101-115, 126-139, 139-144.
_Cardiovascular Physiology 4: Electrophysiology of Myocardial Cells
_Cardiovascular Physiology 5: The Physical Basis of Electrocardiography
Costanzo, pp. 115-126.
|Lec 7||Cardiovascular Physiology 6: Clinical Electrocardiography and Arrhythmias||(PDF - 1.6 MB)|
|Lec 8-9||Cardiovascular Physiology 7: Control and Integration in the Cardiovascular System||
(PDF - 1.9 MB)
Costanzo, pp. 144-166.
|Physiological Fluid Mechanics||(PDF)|
|Lec 15-19||Respiratory Physiology|
|Lec 20-23||Renal Physiology||
(PDF - 1.5 MB)
Costanzo, chapters 6, 7.
|Lec 24-25||Case Study - Integration|