Catalogue 2019 - 2020

PHAR 657 Mgmt Acute Overdoses & Poisonings

Credits

3

Prerequisite

2nd/3rd Year Pharmacy (Recommended, Previous).

Course Description

Learners will become familiarized with the presentation, assessment, and management of acute toxicity from common medications, natural toxins and envenomation, occupational and environmental toxins, chemicals and household products. Learners will engage in case-based activities relative to acute overdose and poisoning. The course will emphasize the role of pharmacists in prevention and management of poisoning.

Fee