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Undergraduate Catalog 2010-2011 
Undergraduate Catalog 2010-2011 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NURS 475 - Critical Care Nursing

3 cr.
(Prerequisites: NURS 450, NURS 452; co-requisites: NURS 471, NURS 473)The focus is on physiological and psychological adaptation to complex dysfunctional health patterns. Emphasis is placed on the nursing process and functional health patterns as a framework for practice. Pathophysiology and nursing care related to complex alterations in health patterns are included. One hour lecture/week; 18 hours clinical lab/week for 4.5 weeks, alternate with NURS 471 and 473 labs.