Course Catalog » Nursing 255A

Subject: Nursing
Course Number: 255A
Course Title: Diagnosis & Treatment of Acutely Ill/Injured, I
Units: 3
School: Nursing
Department: Physiological Nursing

Course Description: The course focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of acute illness and injuries affecting body systems such as the cardiac, pulmonary, renal and the central nervous systems. Through the use of case studies, students analyze clinical data from multiple sources to formulate diagnoses, make management decisions, and evaluate treatment outcomes. Seminar provides a critical analysis of methods used to monitor and manage acutely ill/injured patients. Lectures provide content for seminar discussion.
Prerequisites: None
Restrictions: Acute Care Nurse Practitioner student, Clinical Nurse Specialist student or consent of instructor.
Activities: Direct - Lecture, Student - Lecture

Instructor of Record: D. Troeger
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade, P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: Yes
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No