SRG-160: Surgical Pharmacology

WebAdvisor Title
Surgical Pharmac

Catalog Info

Credit Hours
3.00
Contact Hours
3.00
Course Description

A study of medications used in the operating room with an emphasis on the common drugs used in the surgical area.  This course examines the administration, actions, interactions, side effects, and terminology of perioperative medications.  Included are legal responsibilities of the surgical technologist and common calculations performed in a sterile field.  The student must present two reports as well as complete a term paper.

Pre-requisites
SRG 101, BIO 233, BIO 135, AH 100
Co-requisites
SRG 120, SRG 140
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
No