Pharmacology (NURS265)


Prerequisite Courses

Co-Requisite Courses

Course Memo

This course builds the student's pharmacology knowledge base with a focus on pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, drug interactions, and adverse drug reactions. The major drug classifications will be studied in terms of their effects on the patient /client lines of defense and resistance. The student analyzes the client's multiple drug regimens for the purpose of teaching and providing quality care to patients and families. This course includes three credit hours of theory (45 clock hours).