NUR 135◊ Promoting Adaptation II

5 credits

Continues to build on the skills and processes introduced in NUR 130. Emphasizes assessment and maintenance of the concepts and theories related to the physiologic needs of nutrition and elimination, and the complex processes of fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balance; neurologic function; endocrine function and the senses. Introduces the psychosocial modes of self-concept, role function and interdependence. Basic pharmacological processes to promote adaptation are introduced.

Prerequisite: NUR 130

Lecture: 3 hours

Laboratory: 2 hours

Clinical Laboratory: 4 hours

(course fee required)