Learning Module on Hypothyroidism
This is a two part module on the relationship between the hypothalamus, pituitary gland, and thyroid gland. Part One Is a learning activity over the negative feedback regulation of the hypothalamus and pituitary gland. Part Two is a case study relating to hypothyroidism. The two parts may be used together or independently. This two part learning module may be used during lecture, lab or assigned as homework. It is intended for students that are taking the first year of human anatomy and physiology. Most students should be able to complete the module within 30 minutes if they have had prior exposure to the material.