Pharmacotherapeutics 3

Course Code: PHRM 210

Academic Year: 2020-2021

In this course, students will review basic physiology and the basic mechanisms underlying pathophysiological states and apply those concepts to the pathophysiology of specific disorders of the gastrointestinal system and endocrine system and disorders resulting from inflammation using a systemic approach. The special issues of the pregnant patient will be addressed. The students will also be introduced to the pharmacological classifications of drugs and their use in the treatment of various disease states of the endocrine and gastrointestinal systems and drugs to treat inflammatory disorders. The application of this knowledge to correctly fulfilling the technical technician role will be emphasized.