Dec 06, 2022  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

RESP 1225 - Cardiopulmonary Pharmacology

Credit hours: 2

Prerequisites: Successful advancement from the previous semester.

Course Description:
Cardiopulmonary Pharmacology studies the different classes of drugs that affect the cardiopulmonary system. Topics include routes of administration, drug calculations, indications, modes of action, adverse reactions and assessment of effectiveness. 2 hr. Lecture/wk.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able to:

  1. Identify common indications for each drug presented.
  2. Describe the positive and adverse (side) effects of each drug presented.
  3. Recommend a specific drug for a give condition and evaluate its effectiveness.