2021-2022 Course Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    May 23, 2024  
2021-2022 Course Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MAST 1030 - Pharmacology in the Medical Office


Prerequisite: Program Admission; MATH 1012 , MATH 1111  or higher level degree math; MAST 1120 
Introduces medication therapy with emphasis on safety; classification of medications; their actions; side effects; medication and food interactions and adverse reactions. Also introduces basic methods of arithmetic used in the administration of medications. Topics include: introductory pharmacology; dosage calculation; sources and forms of medications; medication classification; and medication effects on the body systems. Contact hours: Class - 4, Lab - 0. Credit hours: 4 (T)