Course Information

Pathophysiology/Pharmacology I (NUR 313)

Term: 2013-2014 Academic Year Spring Semester


Tue-Thu, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (1/13/2014 - 5/7/2014) Location: *MAIN EVA 235


313. Pathophysiology/Pharmacology I 4-0-4
This combined course will examine foundational pathophysiology, principles of pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics of pharmaceutical agents (using prototypes), and the nursing process in medication administration for health promotion, treatment, and symptom management. The nurse?s role in minimizing risk to patients and promoting of a culture of safety will be emphasized and other variables impacting pharmacology such as age, gender, culture, genetics/genomics, and use of herbal supplements will be explored. PR: Admitted to nursing program. CR: NUR 311, 312