Collected Medicine Groups

Faculteit Science and Engineering
Jaar 2021/22
Vakcode WBFA037-05
Vaknaam Collected Medicine Groups
Niveau(s) bachelor
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II a
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Collected Medicine Groups
Leerdoelen At the end of the course, the student is able to:
1. understand the pathophysiological processes that underlie diseases and the relevant
basic anatomy and physiology.
2. The binding sites of active pharmaceutical ingredients in the body, down to a molecular level
3. understand the processes and factors that a play role in the route of administration and biological action of medicines and the pharmacon released in the body.
4. understand how the physicochemical properties of chemical compounds affect their potential use as medicine.
5. The (background to the) medicinal treatment of a number of common health conditions.
6. understand desirable and undesirable effects of medicines in the biological system.
Omschrijving The following topics are covered in the course Collected Medicine Groups:
• Physiology and pathology of major organ systems in cardiovascular system, central nervous system (CNS)
and endocrine system
• Molecular pharmacology of widely used drugs for the treatment of respiratory diseases (e.g. Asthma and
COPD), of diseases affecting the CNS (Parkinson and Alzheimer Disease), of cardiovascular diseases and
Diabetes Mellitus
Uren per week
Onderwijsvorm Hoorcollege (LC), Werkcollege (T)
Toetsvorm Meerkeuze toets (MC), Schriftelijk tentamen (WE)
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator dr. H.A. Baarsma
Docent(en) dr. H.A. Baarsma ,prof. dr. M. Schmidt
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Rang & Dale’s Pharmacology (9th edition) J.M. Ritter, R. Flower, G. Hensderson, Y.K. Loke, D. MacEwan, H.P. Rang 9780702074486
Trevor. Basic and Clinical Pharmacology (13th edition) B.G. Katzung, S.B. Masters, A.J. Trevor 9780071825054
Entreevoorwaarden
Opmerkingen Students that chose the major Medical Pharmaceutical Sciences may take this course unit, or 1 of the other Medicine Group-course units.
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc Life Science and Technology  (Jaar 3 - Medical Pharmaceutical Sciences) 3 semester II a keuzegroep
BSc Pharmacy  (major Medical Pharmaceutical Sciences) 2 semester II a keuze