Nursing Care of the Adult Theory II

Credits: 4

This course will build upon the concepts learned in Nursing Care of the Adult Theory I. Students will continue to apply the concept of the health-illness continuum, nursing process, and holism in health promotion and illness prevention. Student will study the disease processes, as well as nursing management for the client with digestive, reproductive, genitourinary, neuro-sensory, integumentary, and musculoskeletal disorders and require operative care. Application of pathophysiology, nutrition, and pharmacology concepts are applied to common diseases discussed in the course.