Cardiovascular System: Definition & Function – Vascular Medicine | Lecturio


This video “Cardiovascular System: Definition & Function” is part of the Lecturio course “Abdominal Wall – Anatomy” ► WATCH the complete course on… ► LEARN ABOUT: – Definition of the cardiovascular system – Functions of the cardiovascular system – Provision of nourishment – Help in fighting diseases – Stabilization of temperature and pH – Maintenance of homeostasis ► THE PROF: Your lecturer is Joseph Alpert M.D. He is Professor of Medicine at the Sarver Heart Center, Director of Coronary Care and Medical Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation at the University of Arizona. He is member of the most important cardiologic institutions—for example the American Heart Association or the European Society of Cardiology. Because of his outstanding qualities in teaching he is not only board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease but won many teaching awards such as the George W. Thorn Award for Excellence in Teaching, the William Osler Master Teacher Award or the Edward Rhodes Stitt Award for Outstanding Teaching. Furthermore he has received the Distinguished Achievement Award from the Clinical Cardiology Council of the American Heart Association and was selected by the American College of Cardiology as the “Gifted Teacher of the Year” in 2004. ► LECTURIO is your single-point resource for medical school: Study for your classes, USMLE Step 1, USMLE Step 2, MCAT or MBBS with video lectures by world-class professors, recall & USMLE-style questions and textbook articles. Create your free account now:… ► INSTALL our free Lecturio app iTunes Store: Play Store: ► READ TEXTBOOK ARTICLES related to this video: The Histology of Blood Vessels: The Wall Structure of Arteries and Veins… ► SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel: ► WATCH MORE ON YOUTUBE: ► LET’S CONNECT: • Facebook:… • Instagram:… • Twitter: