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STS0008 Pharmacology for Surgical Technology

This course teaches general pharmacological concepts and principles in the management of patient care. Effective administration of therapeutic drugs, indications, and contraindications are discussed, including effects of medication on body systems, drug classifications and their principle action. Correct drug and dose identification is emphasized, including medications handled by the surgical technologist on the sterile field.

Credits

45

Enrollment Requirements

Corequisite: STS0120; Prerequisite: STS0003

Offered

Fall