Course Code: PHRM 160
Academic Year: 2019-2020
Students will review the basic physiology and the basic mechanisms underlying pathophysiological states and apply those concepts to the pathophysiology of specific disorders of the Autonomic Nervous System (ANS), Cardiovascular System (CVS) and the Respiratory System, using a systemic approach. Students will also be introduced to the pharmacological classifications of drugs and their use in the treatment of various disease states of the ANS, CVS and Respiratory systems. The application of this knowledge to correctly fulfilling the technical technician role will be emphasized.