Graduate Catalog

NURA-618 SCIENTIFIC FOUND OF ADV PHARM

This course is designed to provide the basic pharmacologic concepts and foundations necessary for the studies of advanced pharmacology. Covered topics include pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics, pharmacogenetics, and pharmacoeconomics, and their importance in the selection of proper pharmacotherapeutics and patient safety. In addition, the basic concepts of drug interactions and adverse reactions will be discussed together with pertinent examples and techniques to minimize potential risks to patient safety. Prerequisites: Admission into Doctor of Nursing Practice Program sequence, or special permission of the faculty member. Admission criteria is defined in the Graduate Catalogue.

Credits

1

Distribution

College of Nursing & Hlth Sci

Offered

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