Medical Surgical Nursing
This course covers the principles previously learned are applied to the care of the adult with common health problems. Nursing discussions will focus on the surgical patient and the patient with cancer. Other topics will include parenteral medication administration, shock, fluid and electrolyte disturbance, acid base disturbance, integumentary disorders, immunological disturbances, communicable disease, hematological disorders, and sexually transmitted diseases as related to nursing care. The clinical component provides experience in meeting the needs of the aged patient and adult patient with medical-surgical problems.