Course Title ; Analysis of Biological Fluids.
Course offered at level 8 , Pre -requisite 211 BCH.
Credit Hours; ( 2+ 1).
Lecture shedule; Tuesday and Wednesday 8 - 9 am.
lab ; Monday 1- 3 pm.
Exam Dates ; First Midterm Sunday 25/11/1432 , 24/10/2011 .
Second Midterm Sunday 17/1/1433 , 112/12/2011 .
Mark Distribution; first midterm 15 marks.
second midterm 15 marks.
Final 40 marks.
Recommended text books;
Fundamentals of clinical Chemistry by Norbert W .Teitz , Ph.D.
Review of Physiological Chemistry by H.A.Harper, V.W. Rodwell. , P.A. Mayes.
Textbook of Urinanalysis and body fluids , by Lillian .A. Mundt , Kristy Shanahan.
Course Objective; To get the students introduced to biological fluids with regard to their chemical composition , Physical properties , function , biological significance , clinical significance and methods of analysis.
Detailed Course description;
Lecture No. Topic .
1. Quality control in clinical laboratories .
2. Types and distribution of body fluids.
3-4 Interstitial and Lymph fluid.
5-8 Urine formation ,composition , properties , abnormal constituents ,
clinical significance and analysis.
9-12 Cerebrospinal Fluid, Sweat , Tears and Saliva.
13-14 Amniotic Fluid.
15-16 Human Milk.
17-20 Gastric , Pancreatic , Bile ,and Intestinal secretions.
21-22 Feces , composition and analysis.
23-25 Semen and serous fluids .
26-27 Sputum and Synovial fluid.
28 Vaginal secretions .
Power Point Presentation
1. Quality control.pptx