CASE STUDIES for Human Physiology Unit:

How to Use The Case Studies in Human Physiology

Directions for Podcasting and Blog Response to the Case Studies

Circulatory System

case study 1 - Digitalis

case study 2 - stenosis
case study 3 - infarction
case study 4 - infarction
case study 5 - traffic accident
case study 6 - blue baby

Muscular / Skeletal

case study 1 - Raynaud's Disease
case study 2 - DOMS
case study 3 - ACL
case study 4 -ACL
case study 5 - shark attack

Digestive System

case study 1 - diarrhea
case study 2 - cholera

case study 3 - ulcer
case study 4 - bezoars
case study 5 -lactose intolerance
case study 6 - pancreatitis
case study 7 - small-bowel obstruction


Nervous System

case study 1 - sleepy
case study 2 - demyelinating
case study 3 - brain/spinal
case study 4 - botulism
case study 5 - split brain
case study 6 - back pain
case study 7 - TBI
case study 8 - TBI - vision

Endocrine System

case study 1 - GH

case study 2 - thyroid
case study 3 - post-partum
case study 4 - spuberty
case study 5 - Grave'sDisease
case study 6 - SAD
case study 7 - digestion
case study 8 - orangutans

Sensory Receptors

case study 1- auditory
case study 2- auditory
case study 3 - visual
case study 4- thermo
case study 5 - visual

Excretory System

case study 1 - renal insufficiency
case study 2 - UTI
case study 3 - Urolithiasis
case study 4 - fetal UTI
case study 5 - unknown
case study 6 - diabetes

Immune System

case study 1 - allergic reaction
case study 2 - HIV
case study 3 - peanut allergy/transplant
case study 4 - immune malfunction
case study 5

Reproductive System

Respiratory System

case study 1 - emphysema

case study 2 - pneumothorax
case study 3 - smoker
case study 4- HAPE
case study 5 - pneumonia
case study 6 - SCUBA
case study 7 - CO