Renal Nursing

Code: NURS8410

Course description

This course enables the student to understand the functioning of the renal system, the effects of renal dysfunction on other body systems and the manifestations of acute renal failure and end-stage renal disease. The course reviews treatment modalities including peritoneal dialysis, hemodialysis, continuous renal replacement therapies and renal transplantation. Nursing assessment, responsibilities and interventions will focus on critical care aspects as well as consider the impact of renal disease and its management on the patient and family. The importance of multidisciplinary team management is also emphasized.

Course details

Hours: 24
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Start Date
Day/Time
Delivery
Campus
Cost
Availability
Start Date: May. 6, 2019
Day/Time:
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $232.92
 
End date: Jul. 7, 2019
Hours: 24
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None
Not all courses are offered each term. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019. Fall 2019 registration opens July 8, 2019.