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Description: This course provides the foundational pharmacological concepts and skill demonstration of medication administration. Medications that are involved in the modification or therapeutics of body systems are emphasized. Pharmacology principles include: major pharmacologic classifications; mediation effects, side effects, adverse reactions, and age-specific modifications; essential components of physician orders; nursing role related to safe medication administration. Prerequisite(s): None Co-requisite(s): BIOL2254, CHEM1100, ENGL1111
Credit Breakdown: 2/1/0 (Lecture/Lab/On the job training)
This course should help you gain the following abilities and competencies.
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