This activity is designed to provide students with an overview of the anatomy and physiology of cardiovascular system. They will learn about the functions of cardiovascular system, the structure of the heart, and the vessels and the blood supply of the heart. They will learn about the conduction system and the systemic and pulmonary circulation of the heart. They will be able to determine normal and abnormal heart functioning. They will examine heart sounds, pulse, blood pressure to determine cardiac function.

Target audience:

All healthcare practitioners

Educational objectives include:

  • Cardiovascular System Overview
  • Blood Circulation
  • The Cardiac Cycle
  • Cross Contamination & Bio-Hazardous Waste Management

Activity Duration:

4 hours