Advanced Pathophysiology/Pharmacology

This course explores scientific complexity and integration of pathophysiologic states and utilization of pharmacologic agents for disease management. Pathophysiological mechanisms of disease will be used to explain human responses to potential and actual health problems across the life span as well as corresponding pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic treatments. Also included will be cultural implications, costs of medications, Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement for medications, and issues of dosage and generic use.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credit hours: 3
Lecture hours: 3

Last updated: 06/28/2021