Pathophysiology of Chronic Disease (NURS 1262)

This course continues the study of pathophysiology with a focus on chronic health disorders. Students build on existing knowledge of human anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology by examining altered functions for selected body systems. Pertinent microbiology, immunology, epidemiology, pharmacology, diagnostic content and nursing interventions are integrated to reflect the interrelated and holistic nature of the body’s responses to illness and healing. Students use a process of critical inquiry to support evidence-informed practice as they engage with course material.
Course code: NURS 1262
Credits: 2.0
Length: 30.0 hours
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