Pathophysiology and Pharmacotherapeutics 2

First time offered: Fall 2023

The focus of this course is the study of the pathophysiology of selected prevalent health conditions that affect diverse populations across the life span. The second of two courses on pathophysiology and pharmacotherapeutics, this course will build upon concepts introduced in NUR 375. This course will examine the risk factors, etiology, pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, diagnostic testing, clinical management and potential complications of selected health conditions. It will include a focus on pharmacotherapeutics, that is, the pharmacological management of selected health conditions. The class will also include a focus on health promotion and disease prevention.