ERIC Number: ED174414
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Biomedical Science, Unit IV: The Nervous System in Health and Medicine. The Nervous System; Disorders of the Brain and Nervous System; Application of Computer Science to Diagnosis; Drugs and Pharmacology; The Human Senses; Electricity. Student Text. Revised Version, 1976.
Biomedical Interdisciplinary Curriculum Project, Berkeley, CA.
This unit consists of four sequences. The first considers the brain, the nervous system, and disorders of the brain. The second sequence deals with applications of the computer in diagnosis of brain disorders along with mathematical and statistical principles used in health applications. The third sequence is concerned with drugs and their effects on the nervous system. The final sequence deals with senses, primarily sight and hearing. The properties of light and sound of medical importance are considered. Supplementary lessons on concepts of electricity are provided. (Author/RE)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Biomedical Interdisciplinary Curriculum Project, Berkeley, CA.
Note: For related documents, see SE 027 978-999 and SE 028 510-516; Not available in hard copy due to copyright restrictions; Contains occasional light type