Courses & Programs

Pharmacology II

COURSE CODE: PHM 181

CREDITS: 1

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisite: NTR 101, NUR 170, PHM 171, PNR 182, NUR/PNR 172. Prerequisite/Corequisite: BIO 218, PSY 216. Corequisite: NUR/PNR 180, 1 Lecture Hour

Students will continue to expand upon the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to continuously improve the quality and safety of the health care provided while preparing and administering medications to patients across the life span. Students will continue to identify medications that are administered for the promotion and maintenance of health including specialized populations. Common topics that will be discussed will include names of medications (Generic and Brand), classification of drugs, indications for use, contraindications for use, therapeutic doses, adverse effects and nursing implications. Prerequisite: NTR 101, NUR 170, PHM 171, PNR 182, NUR/PNR 172. Prerequisite/Corequisite: BIO 218, PSY 216. Corequisite: NUR/PNR 180, 1 Lecture Hour