NUR 200: Medical-Surgical Nursing I (formerly NUR 120)

Course Description Establishes the basis for application of critical thinking skills in utilizing the nursing process and Orem's self care theory in organizing nursing care. The course focuses on nursing management of adult patients with acute health problems. Emphasis is on the acute stages of disease as well as health promotion and prevention, nutrition, diagnostics and treatments. Nursing care issues are addressed in physiological, pathophysiological and psychosocial contexts.
Prerequisites NUR 110
Credits 8