Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2019-2020

MLT-233 Hemostasis and Thrombosis (2)

Emphasizes the mechanism by which the body prevents loss of blood from the vascular system. Focuses on chemical responses of blood vessels, platelet activation and biochemical reactions that lead to clot formation and dissolution. Includes tests used to detect coagulation deficiencies and abnormalities. Credits: 2, Hours: (1/2/0/0), Prereq: minimum C in MLT-120 and MLT-130; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B