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Horas para completar

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Sugerido: 3-5 hours/week...
Idiomas disponibles

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English), Árabe (Arabic), Catalán, Neerlandés, Ruso (Russian)

Habilidades que obtendrás

Dolor AssessmentMetabolic PathwaysVital SignsPain Management
100 % en línea

100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.
Fechas límite flexibles

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.
Horas para completar

Aprox. 16 horas para completar

Sugerido: 3-5 hours/week...
Idiomas disponibles

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English), Árabe (Arabic), Catalán, Neerlandés, Ruso (Russian)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
Horas para completar
3 horas para completar

Week 1: Pulse/Heart Rate

This week we start our exploration of the vital signs with a look at the heart. We'll study the basic structure of the heart, think about how the heart pumps blood through the body, and learn how clinicians assess and think about heart rate and the pulse. ...
Reading
10 videos (Total 104 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
Video10 videos
1.2a Your Beating Heart 10m
1.2b ECG Demonstration 12m
1.3a Heart Valves, Part 1 8m
1.3b Heart Valves, Part 2 9m
1.3c Assessing Heart Rate Demonstration 8m
1.4a Cardiac Cycle, Part 1 6m
1.4b Cardiac Cycle, Part 2 13m
1.4c Assessing Pulse Demonstration 6m
1.5 Cardiac Output 12m
Reading4 lecturas
Week 1 Lecture Outline10m
Week 1 In-Video Quizzes10m
Optional Readings10m
Lecture Transcripts (SRT Files)10m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Week 1 Quiz46m
Semana
2
Horas para completar
2 horas para completar

Week 2: Blood Pressure

During week 2 we will learn about the anatomy of the blood vessels and how they function. You will have a better understanding of systolic and diastolic blood pressure, mean arterial pressure, and assessing blood pressure accurately. ...
Reading
6 videos (Total 65 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
Video6 videos
2.2 Blood Vessel Structure 15m
2.3 Blood Circulation 10m
2.4a Maintaining Blood Flow 11m
2.4b Assessing Blood Pressure Demonstration 11m
2.5 Blood Pressure Regulation 8m
Reading4 lecturas
Week 2 Lecture Outline10m
Week 2 In-video Quizzes10m
Optional Readings10m
Lecture Transcripts (SRT Files)10m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Week 2 Quiz40m
Semana
3
Horas para completar
2 horas para completar

Week 3: Metabolism

This week we will explore metabolism. We will discuss anabolism and catabolism, basal metabolic rate, how the body generates heat. You will also have a better understanding of how health care providers assess metabolic rate. ...
Reading
5 videos (Total 53 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
Video5 videos
3.2a Cellular Respiration, Part 1 6m
3.2b Cellular Respiration, Part 2 13m
3.3 Assessing Metabolic Rate Demonstration 14m
3.4 Metabolic Lab Discussion5m
Reading4 lecturas
Week 3 Lecture Outline10m
Week 3 In-video Quizzes10m
Optional Readings10m
Lecture Transcripts (SRT Files)10m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Week 3 Quiz44m
Semana
4
Horas para completar
3 horas para completar

Week 4: Temperature

During week 4 you will learn the definition of mean body temperature and how the body regulates temperature. We will discuss hypothermia and the difference between hyperthermia and fever. Lastly, you will learn how to assess body temperature....
Reading
5 videos (Total 71 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
Video5 videos
4.2 Maintaining Body Temperature 15m
4.3 Hypothermia & Hyperthermia18m
4.4 Fever 8m
4.5 Assessing Body Temperature Demonstration 10m
Reading4 lecturas
Week 4 Lecture Outline10m
Week 4 In-video Quizzes10m
Optional Readings10m
Lecture Transcripts (SRT Files)10m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Week 4 Quiz42m
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Beneficio de la carrera

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Promoción de la carrera

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Principales revisiones

por BRSep 30th 2018

Yes, it is very useful to me and I will suggest to my friends to take this course. My sincere Thanks to Connie B. Scanga, PhD, she taken the all lecture clearly and her lecture was easy to understand.

por ABJun 30th 2017

I really enjoyed to the professor and the idea of learning the material with her students. It made me feel as if I was in the classroom learning with them. She broke down the material in a great way.

Instructor

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Connie B. Scanga, PhD

Practice Professor
School of Nursing

Acerca de University of Pennsylvania

The University of Pennsylvania (commonly referred to as Penn) is a private university, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. A member of the Ivy League, Penn is the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States, and considers itself to be the first university in the United States with both undergraduate and graduate studies. ...

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