HBM1202 - Anatomy and Physiology 2
HNB1204 - Foundations of Nursing and Midwifery 2
HNB1205 - Foundations in Nursing 2
HNB1206 - Professional Practice 1
HBNB - HNB1205, HNB1206 and HBM1202. HBMA - HBM1202 and HNB1204.
|1.||Describe the fundamentals of microbiology and the importance of infection control and its relevance in the work of health professionals;|
|2.||Describe the major pathophysiological concepts, processes, progression, and complications of cardiovascular, respiratory, renal, nervous, acid base and fluid and electrolyte diseases/conditions;|
|3.||Identify the environmental influences, which contribute to various pathophysiological processes, and relate these to disease prevention as well as pathogenesis;|
|4.||Discuss the principles of pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics as they apply to specific drugs or drug classifications;|
|5.||Discuss medication administration and nursing management of the client receiving medications including legal and ethical issues.|
|Test||Two (2) Tests (30 minutes each)||20%|
|Test||Pharmacology Test (1 hour)||30%|
|Examination||Written Assessment (2 hours)||50%|
Fundamentals of applied pathophysiology: An essential guide for nursing and healthcare students 3rd ed.
Peate, I. (2017).
Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons
McKenna's Pharmacology for Nursing and Health Professionals 2nd ed.
McKenna, L. & Lim, A.G (2014)
Sydney, NSW: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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