University of Nebraska Medical Center

Tag: Filtration

The Main Processes of the Nephron

This e-module will describe the main functions of each part of the nephron. It will then describe and differentiate the components of the processes of filtration, reabsorption, secretion, and excretion.

Aug 9, 2018

Alterations in Fluid Balance and Filtration and Resulting Edema Formation

Fluid movement and filtration involves the understanding of several “pressures” or “forces” within the body. This module facilitates an interactive learning experience to visualize how these forces work, and how alterations in these forces can lead to changes in fluid volume status in the various body compartments, and potentially resulting edema formation.

Apr 3, 2018