Nov 17, 2019  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Academic Catalog

MED* E250 - Principles of Pharmacology (3 credits)


Prerequisite(s): MED* E125 , BIO* E105  or Higher, ENG* E101 , and MAT* E104  or Higher
Parallel(s): MED* E250L  
 
This course provides an overview of current and commonly used practices, procedures, medications, and supplements. Topics include legal and ethical implications, terminology, and documentation, practices governing the use, dispensing, administration, and storage of pharmaceuticals. Medication preparation, dosage calculation, and administration skills are developed. Patient education regarding safe administration, side effects, and interactions is emphasized. Presentation is organized according to drug classification and body systems. Course Outline: MED 250