HIM1442C Pharmacology for Health Information (AS)

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

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.


2 Credits