NURS 601 - Introductory Pathophysiology and Pharmacology (3)

Emphasizes the presentation of symptoms as they appear across the lifespan and within the major transitions along the age continuum. Particular attention is placed on the anticipation of risk, the mitigation of chronicity and the awareness of the potential for serious sequelae. The presentation of symptoms across populations will be understood to encompass patient experience, and the patient's perception of illness, on the ability to achieve optimal clinical outcomes.