Morphology of tissues: epithelial tissue, connective tissue, cartilagineous tissue, bone tissue, blood and bone marrow, muscle and nervous tissues.
Anatomy: Anatomy of the stomatognathic system, locomotor and nervous systems. Cardiovascular system and heart. respiratory system. Digestive system. Lymphatic system. Urinary system. Endocrine system.
Physiology: Concept of homeostasis and fluid compartments of the body Cellular Physiology: Cell excitability; General electrophysiological aspects. SNC.SNA. Physiological properties of skeletal, smooth,and cardiac muscles. Blood Hematocrit, blood flow, cardiac cycle, cardiac centers, control of blood pressure. Respiratory Tract: Respiratory mechanics, Spirometry, respiratory centers, transport of gases Acid-base balance . Kidney: filtration, reabsorption, secretion, control acid-base balance, balance idrico- saline control, control of blood pressure, hematocrit control. Digestive system: Chewing; Swallowing, digestion, absorption Endocrine system: the hormonal system Properties