Palm Beach State College

College Catalog 2016-2017

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HIM1442C - Pharmacology for Health Information (AS)

Credits/Clock Hours:
2 credits (1 lecture hour, 2 lab hours)

Description:
This course focuses on recognition of drug names and drug classes. Students will understand drug actions and the rationale for treatment; discern between sound-alike drugs; understand side effects, allergic effects and other effects of drugs; perform calculations for measurement and dosage; and address various healthcare issues relating to pharmacology including appropriate documentation of drugs.

Prerequisites: BSC2086, BSC2086L (with a grade of C or higher)

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