Category Physiology
Augustus Desiré Waller (1856 – 1922) 3

Augustus Desiré Waller

Augustus Desiré Waller (1856-1922) British physiologist, capillary electrometer to record the first human ECG, created first QTc calculation
Luigi Galvani (1737-1798) 340

Luigi Galvani

Luigi Galvani (1737 - 1798) Italian obstetrician, surgeon and anatomist. Discovered the physiological action of electricity and demonstrated the existence of natural electric current in animal tissue - "the electrical forces in muscular movements" or the 'animal electricity'
Angelo Mosso (1846 - 1910) 340

Angelo Mosso

Angelo Mosso (1846-1910) was an Italian physiologist, archaeologist, politician, mountain climber and teacher.
Richard Lower (1631 – 1691) 340

Richard Lower

Richard Lower (1631 - 1691) was an English physiologist. Early descriptions of cardiac tamponade, pericarditis, blood transfusion, xenotransfusion
BSCC Basic Science in Clinical Context 340 2

ECG waves and hyperkalaemia

Physiology Philes: Draw a normal ECG tracing showing the durations of the major intervals and the effects of hyperkalemia. BSCC Examination question
BSCC Basic Science in Clinical Context 340 2

Oxygen Concentration Curves

Physiology Philes: Please draw the curve demonstrating the relationship between oxygen concentration and the partial pressure of Oxygen. BSCC Examination question