Actual Course Outline Year 2000 EKG Capture & Analysis

Date Topic Reading Assignment/other
8/30 Introduction
Begin Medical Nomenclature
Natural History 4/00 pages 58-65 http//www.dataq.com/ - they will send you a free A/D for your serial port.

scientific American, June 2000, page 104-107 has an ekg circuit for $60!

http//www.biopac.com/bsl_frdemo.htm   has a free demo software download that I will be using in class - soon

9/6 Finish Medical Nomenclature
review NH material
Sci. Am. June 2000 104-107 handout on nomenclature
9/13 Finished above, overview of pumps & heart BP Refer to Animal Physiology
Knut Schmidt-Nielsen
circulation section
HW1 due
ekg file distributed
9/20 Paul Harris - ekg collection volunteering  
9/27 King: excitable tissue   Homework # 2 assigned
10/4 King, Biopac demo/lecture
EEG, EOG, EMG, EKG
web site: www.biopac.com   
10/11 Dr Joel Temple - cardiologist
EKG analysis, history
   
10/18 A/D conversion    
10/25 HPS Visit    
11/1 Mouse Lab visit    
11/8 Medtronic Lecture Courtney Johnson, Medtronic  
11/15 Excel - ekg King EKG Homework 3 and Homework 4
11/29 Matlab - ekg King EKG Homework 5
12/6  final class- future & evaluation   all homework due