2017 - 2018 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

5375/5376 Medical Interventions A/B

0..5 credit per semester

This is the third course of the Biomedical Sciences Career program of study. The course explores the design and development of various medical interventions, including vascular stents, cochlear implants, and prosthetic limbs. In addition, students review the history of organ transplants and gene therapy, and stay updated on cutting-edge developments via scientific literature. Using 3D imaging, data acquisition software, and current scientific research students will design a product for medical intervention

3881/3882 Principles of Biomedical Sciences A/B and 3681/3682 Human Body Systems A/B
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit

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Medical Interventions A/B

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