Note: This is the 20122013 edition of the eCalendar. For the most recent publication, click here. For a newer version of this specific page, simply update the year in your browser's URL bar.

EXMD 508 Advanced Topics in Respiration (3 credits)

Offered by: Medicine (Faculty of Science)


Experimental Medicine : Offered in conjunction with the Department of Physiology. In depth coverage of developmental physiology, pulmonary vascular physiology, biology of airway smooth muscle, respiratory epithelium and molecular biology of respiratory muscles. Dyspnea, mechanical ventilation and respiratory failure will also be covered. This course emphasizes application of respiratory biology to basic and applied research and touches on pulmonary pathophysiology.

Terms: Winter 2013

Instructors: Elizabeth Dee Fixman (Winter)

  • Winter
  • Prerequisite: EXMD 507