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NURS 666 Advanced Pharmacology for Nurse Anesthesia I

This course is an introduction to specific anesthetic drugs and their clinical use by the anesthesia provider. Competence Statement: Knows specific anesthesia drugs and their use.

Special information

Restrictions: Admission into the Minneapolis School of Anesthesia program.
2 Graduate credits

Effective January 14, 2019 to present

Learning outcomes


  • Understand the pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic principles of drug action.
  • Describe the signs and stages of anesthesia.
  • Describe the mechanism of action of anesthetic drugs.
  • Know the doses of anesthetic drugs used in clinical practice.