ERIC Number: ED174411
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Biomedical Science, Unit I: Respiration in Health and Medicine. Respiratory Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology; The Behavior of Gases; Introductory Chemistry; and Air Pollution. Student Text. Revised Version, 1975.
Biomedical Interdisciplinary Curriculum Project, Berkeley, CA.
This student text deals with the human respiratory system and its relation to the environment. Topics include the process of respiration, the relationship of air to diseases of the respiratory system, the chemical and physical properties of gases, the impact on air quality of human activities and the effect of this air pollution on health. Superimposed on the lessons in scientific principles throughout the text is a continuing case study of a man's life span using respiratory health as the concept under analysis in this context. (RE)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Biomedical Interdisciplinary Curriculum Project, Berkeley, CA.