UNIVERSITY OF DHAKA
1st professional B.Sc in physiotherapy Examination of March 2012
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) Define physiology. Define and classify cells. Give their functions.
b) Classify WBC. Mention the functions of RBC.
c) State the functions of skin. How skin regulates the body temperature?
d) Write short notes on: i) Homeostasis ii) Pulse
Q: No: 02: a) what is respiration? Mention the lung volume and capacities.
b) Define digestion. Name the digestive juices. Give the functions of saliva.
c) What is blood pressure? Discuss the baroreceptor reflex. Mechanism of blood pressure regulation.
d) Write short notes on: i) Hemostasis ii) Protein metabolism
Q: No: 03: a) what is nephron? Discus the functions of kidney.
b) Define and classify hormones. Describe the metabolic functions of growth hormone.
c) Draw and label a typical neuron. Give its functions.
d) Write short notes on: i) Normal body temperature ii) Extracellular fluid
Q: No: 04: a) Define and classify reflexes. Draw and label the reflex arc.
b) What is paralysis? Discuss the functions of cerebellum.
c) What is touch? Discuss the pathway of pyramidal tract.
d) Write short notes on: i) Pain ii) Light reflex.