Your studies will focus on the basic principles of pharmacology and common medication classifications. You will explore general nursing roles and responsibilities related to drug administration. You will identify cultural factors influencing drug therapy. You will learn about adapting drug therapy for children and older adults. You will also learn about and perform correct drug dosage and I.V. rate calculations. You will explore the phenomenon of pain and the implications for nursing care in partnership with clients experiencing pain.

Prerequisites: Health Assessment 2 (NRSG 201) (Concurrent), Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing 2 (NRSG 203) (Concurrent), Issues and Trends in Professional Nursing 1 (NRSG 202) (Concurrent)

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