Class Summary - Today we talked about the physiology of the heart including the conduction system of the heart including nodal tissue and the the cardiac cycle and all three phases of the cardiac cycle. We talked about operation of the heart valves and heart sounds. We watched videos on each topic that were embedded into the presentation. I handed out a practice 'Blood Flow Through The Heart' quiz also.
Homework - Test on the blood and circulatory system is scheduled for Tuesday of next week.
Objectives - Students will describe the conduction system of the heart. Students will describe the cardiac cycle and the sounds. Students will describe the cardiac output and the regulation of the heartbeat. Students will describe how blood pressure changes throughout the vascular system.