Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Diagnostics & Therapeutics (N632)

PREREQUISITE COURSES FOR Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Diagnostics & Therapeutics

Course Memo

This course focuses on diagnostic tests, procedures, and therapeutic management of the adult
geriatric patient in the acute care environment. Diagnostics, such as radiological evaluations
and interventions, acute laboratory evaluations, and cardiovascular interventions will be
discussed in the course. Therapeutic management. Such as ventilator adjuncts, nutritional
support and vasoactive medications will also be presented. Students will learn in a simulation
setting, allowing for emergency management of simulated acute care patients, incorporating
skill acquisition and practice. Prerequisite: N530, N532, N534, N559, N620, N622.

Course Section Description

This course meets in-seat on the following dates (dates could be subject to change to best accommodate student and course needs): 8/16, 8/30, 9/13, 9/27, 10/11, 10/25, 11/8 and 11/22; Final TBA