Cardiovascular Physiology Concepts

15th March 2016

This site is a web-based resource of cardiovascular physiology concepts that has been written for students, teachers, and health professionals. The contents of this site can be entered by several different routes. Searches can be conducted on individual words or phrases, keywords can be used to link to specific topics, a clinical-based content outline provides […]

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Heart Education Awareness Resource and Training through E-learning (HEARTe) project

14th March 2016

Building on the success of the Stroke Training and Awareness Resources (STARS) project, Chest Heart and Stroke Scotland (CHSS) have developed a new resource! The Heart Education Awareness Resource and Training through E-learning (HEARTe) project.The project has been funded through the National Advisory Committee for Heart Disease and is led by CHSS. The resource was […]

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Heart Anatomy

9th March 2016

This topic contains a labelled photograph and diagram of the heart. An introduction to the cardiac cycle is given: the heart is briefly described as having four chambers, and the blood-flow within them is described (e.g. if it is oxygenated or deoxygenated). An animation illustrates the direction of blood flow during the cardiac cycle. The […]

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The Anatomy Cookbook: A Dissection Guide with Recipes

2nd September 2015

The anatomy cookbook: a dissection guide with recipes The Anatomy Cookbook has been written to accompany an anatomy and physiology course for bioengineers who would otherwise have missed out on the opportunity to study real organ systems at first hand. It is not an alternative to a standard anatomy text, it acts more as a […]

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