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    Jun 06, 2023  
2011-2012 Georgia Health Sciences University Catalog 
2011-2012 Georgia Health Sciences University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NURS 7351 - Psychopharmacotherapeutics Practicum for Advanced Practice Nursing

Prerequisite: NURS 7470 and NURS 7460. Corequisite: NURS7470. This course provides opportunities to apply concepts from courses in advanced health assessment, diagnostic reasoning, advanced pharmacology and psychopharmacology in a mental health-psychiatric nursing practicum. Emphasis is on nursing assessment, diagnosis, and management of individuals with mental health and/or substance use disorders, with a strong emphasis on patient-education. Students will apply evidence-based practice guidelines to select and manage medications, monitor therapeutic and adverse reactions to medications, and evaluate treatment response.

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit

Prerequisites: Prerequisites: NURS7460, NURS7470

Hours: Credit Hrs. Low: 2Contact Hrs. Low: 6

Course Level: Graduate Semester

Co-Requisites: NURS7350

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