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A Review of Educational Applications of a Series of Four Models of Circulation, Respiration, Body Fluids and Electrolytes, and Drug Absorption and Distribution

  • C. J. Dickinson
  • D. Ingram
  • K. Ahmed
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics book series (LNMED, volume 5)

Abstract

The interactive digital computer programs MacMAN, MacPUF, MacPEE and MacDOPE are simulation models for use in clinical and physiological teaching and research.

Keywords

Hepatic Enzyme Induction Compulsory Exercise Small Group Tutor Tissue Oxygen Consumption Body Fluid Compartment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. J. Dickinson
    • 1
  • D. Ingram
    • 1
  • K. Ahmed
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MedicineThe Medical College of St. Bartholomew’s HospitalLondonEngland
  2. 2.Computational Services UnitMcMaster University Medical CentreHamiltonCanada

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