This course provides in-depth instruction into the pharmacotherapeutic management of major medical diseases with the incorporation of pathophysiologic, pharmacologic and pharmacokinetic principles in a comprehensive medication therapy management model. Emphasis is placed on the efficacy, safety, and cost-effectiveness of drug therapy in pathological disease states affecting all major human organ systems. This course provides the foundation of skills the pharmacist needs to provide appropriate pharmaceutical care to patients. The inclusion of case studies in this course allows the student pharmacist to integrate and apply the didactic knowledge in preparation for the experiential portion of the curriculum. P: PHR 241; PHA 326; PHA 337; PHA 413; PHA 443.
Spring 2020, Spring 2019, Spring 2018, Spring 2017, Spring 2016