Introduction to the Cardiovascular System
By Taimma Communications Inc.
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Learn about the body’s delivery system with this Introduction to the Cardiovascular System learning program. A.D.A.M., Inc. provides fully animated, fully narrated, interactive eLearning programs.
The program begins with an overview of the cardiovascular system, followed by an explanation of its components and function. You will then learn about the different components in the blood and how they relate to hemostasis. You will also learn about the structure of the heart, about the cardiac cycle, and about the conduction system, which ensures the rhythmicity of the pulse. And lastly, you will learn about the different types of blood vessels and the roles they play in hemodynamics and blood pressure.
Progress checks throughout the program will help reinforce key concepts. A final assessment at the end of the program will evaluate your ability to meet the learning objectives.
This program will cover 47 topics and will take you approximately 45 minutes to complete.
Upon completion of this learning program, you will be able to:
•Identify the components of the blood.
•Explain the function of blood.
•Identify the components of the heart.
•Explain the function of the heart.
•Identify the components of blood vessels.
•Explain the function of blood vessels.
•Fully-narrated and animated learning
•Evaluations throughout the program
•Transcript accessible at all times
•Glossary available at all times
•Easy navigational tools
TABLE OF CONTENTS:
3.THE CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM
Pop Up: Carotid Arteries
Pop Up: Aorta
Pop Up: Vena Cava
3.3.Components and Function
Pop Up: Red Blood Cells
Pop Up: White Blood Cells
Pop Up: Platelets
Pop Up: Right Atrium
Pop Up: Left Atrium
Pop Up: Right Ventricle
Pop Up: Left Ventricle
Pop Up: Bicupsid Valve
Pop Up: Tricupsid Valve
Pop Up: Aortic Valve
Pop Up: Pulmonary Valve
5.3.The Cardiac Cycle
5.5.Paths of Circulation
Pop Up: Afferent Arteriole
Pop Up: Efferent Arteriole
Pop Up: Bowman’s Capsule
Pop Up: Glomerulus
5.11.The Conduction System
Control Bar Animation: Electrocardiogram Recordings
6.THE BLOOD VESSELS
6.2.Vessels Types – Arteries
6.4.Vessels Types – Veins
6.5.Vessels Types – Capillaries
6.7.The Major Vessels
Slideshow: Angiotensin and Blood Pressure
7.TEST YOUR ACQUIRED KNOWLEDGE
8.END OF PROGRAM
A.D.A.M., has been working in the healthcare industry for over 20 years. A.D.A.M. is the largest health education provider in North America, delivering truly integrated, evidence-based training in the biomedical sciences. We develop innovative health education solutions based on solid instructional design, a consistent editorial voice and best-in-class multimedia capabilities on the web or iPad. Our multimedia solutions provide a consistent source of engaging and interactive content, designed to educate and empower learners and to have a real impact on performance. Our products are widely acknowledgement for their scientific integrity and creativity, and have received numerous industry awards.
What's New in Version 1.02
Changed links to new website, support emails and change the name of the company to the parent company.
- Category: Medical
- Updated: 05 March 2013
- Version: 1.02
- Size: 64.0 MB
- Language: English
- Developer: Taimma Communications Inc.
- © A.D.A.M., Inc
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.0 or later. Compatible with iPad 2 Wi-Fi, iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G, iPad Wi-Fi (3rd generation), iPad Wi-Fi + Cellular (3rd generation), iPad Wi-Fi (4th generation), iPad Wi-Fi + Cellular (4th generation), iPad mini Wi-Fi, iPad mini Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad Air, iPad Air Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad mini with Retina display and iPad mini with Retina display Wi-Fi + Cellular.