This course will facilitate ongoing critical thinking and analysis of pathophysiological concepts. Emphasis will be on interpretation and prioritization of data resulting from environmental, genetic, and stress-related maladaptations. This course complements the selected topics addressed in Acute & Complex Care to provide a comprehensive understanding of disease processes.
Corequisites: NURS 361 AND NURS 364.
2 Undergraduate credits
Effective May 10, 2014 to present
- Utilizes theories and concepts from the sciences to expand understanding of the human pathophysiological experience.
- Incorporate theory and research utilizing and prioritizing data from multiple relevant sources.
- Explain the common mechanisms of acute/complex disease progression in the human body.
- Analyze protective and predictive factors including genetics which influence the heath of clients.