UNIVERSITY OF DHAKA
1st Professional B.Sc in physiotherapy Examination of March 2010
Subject: Physiology (New Curriculum)
Full marks: 100 Time: 3hours
Use separate answer script for each group
Answer any three parts from each question
All questions carry equal marks
Q: No: 01: a) Enumerate the organelles of a cell. What do you mean by active transport & facilitated diffusion?
b) What are the properties of cardiac muscle? Why SA node is called pacemaker of the heart?
c) What are the functions of RBC? Describe the factors required for erythropoisis.
d) State landstainer’s law. Name the ABO & Rh blood groups. Mention the hazards of blood transfusion.
Q: No: 02: a) Define pulmonary ventilation & Aveolar ventilation. Explain the basic mechanism of respiration.
b) Write down the process of digestion & absorption of protein.
c) What are the fluid compartments of the body? Draw & label of a Nephron.
d) Write short notes on: i) Pulse ii) Anaemia
Q: No: 03: a) what are the hormones of anterior pituitary? State the mechanism of action & secretion of growth hormone.
b) Name the hormone related to calcium metabolism. Describe the regulation of aldosterone secretion.
c) What are the processes of protein metabolism? Explain glycogenolysis.
d) Write short notes on: i) Pain ii) Light reflex
Q: No: 04: a) what are the components of reflex arc? What are the properties of reflex arc?
b) What are the functions of kidney? Write short notes on juxta-glomerolar apparatus.
c) Draw and label a synapse. Write the functions and classification of synapse.
d) Write short notes on: i) Heart rate ii) Negative feedback system