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ANES 635 Advanced Lifespan Physiology and Pathophysiology for Anesthesia II

The course focus is an in-depth exploration of specific human normal and abnormal physiology for health promotion and clinical correlation across the lifespan. Competence Statement: Knows the fundamental physiology and pathophysiology of cell physiology, the nervous system, and the cardiovascular system.

Special information

Prerequisite: Admission into the Nurse Anesthesia DNP program.
3 Graduate credits

Effective December 13, 2020 to present

Learning outcomes


  • Assess human body system's effect on homeostasis;
  • Analyze failure of normal physiologic functions for clinical correlation across the lifespan;
  • Differentiate different systems' pathophysiologic states in relationship to etiology, epidemiology, pathogenisis, clinical presentation, management, and clinical data;
  • Recommend strategies for health promotion advocacy.