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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VFT720 Electrolyte And Acid-Alkali Balance Pharmacology 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
In this course, teaching of electrolyte and acid-alkali balance and disorders in the body and their therapy are aimed.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr. Abdurrahman AKSOY, Doç.Dr. Oğuzhan YAVUZ, Doç.Dr. Yavuz Kürşad DAŞ, Doç.Dr. Dilek Güvenç, Dr.Öğr.Üyesi Enes ATMACA
Learning Outcomes
  1. Understands liquide-electrolyte system in the body.
  2. Knows liquide-electrolyte system balance disorders.
  3. Learns disorders of acid-alkali balance.
  4. Gets information about plasma volume expander compounds.
  5. Gets information about blood transfusion.
  6. Learns renal and urinary tract drugs.
  7. Knows the circulatory shock and therapy.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics- Goodman and Gilmans, 1985
Basic & Clinical Pharmacology- Bertram G. Katzung, 2000
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Liquide-electrolyte system in the body, liquide-electrolyte system balance disorders, acid-alkali balance disorders, plasma volume expander drugs, blood transfusion, renal and urinary tract drugs, circulatory shock and its therapy.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Introduction to the liquide-electrolyte system
2.Disorders of liquide-electrolyte system balance (I).
3.Disorders of liquide-electrolyte system balance (II)
4.Disorders of liquide-electrolyte system balance (III)
5.Disorders of acid-alkali balance (I)
6.Disorders of acid-alkali balance (II)
7.Disorders of acid-alkali balance (III)
9.Plasma volume expander drugs (I)
10.Plasma volume expander drugs (II)
11.Blood transfusion
12.Renal and urinary tract drugs
14.Substances that alter the pH of the urine, circulatory shock and its therapy
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Attending Lectures14342
Self Study14570
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11818
Individual Study for Final Examination12020