This course is designed to expand the advanced practice student's knowledge of pharmacotherapeutics which includes the cellular response level and management of individuals in the acute care and primary care setting. Broad categories of pharmacological agents are examined such as radiopharmaceuticals. Skills to assess, diagnose and manage a client's common health problems in a safe, high quality, cost-effective manner are emphasized. This course will require pharmacologic principles and concepts of intravenous (IV) therapy. Students will demonstrate the foundations of IV infusion practices, IV infusion needs and IV medications of the client across the life span and working with compounds and admixtures. It will also allow students to perform management activities in a pharmacy setting and have knowledge of the practice setting's mission, goals and objectives, organizational structures and policies and procedures. Lab fee required.
Prerequisite: PTN 1122 with a grade of "C" or higher.
Terms Offered: Spring, Summer
Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes for the term.
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