Neurological and Endocrinological Emergencies

Code: NURS8715

Course description

This course provides an in-depth knowledge of neurological and endocrinological emergencies. It covers advanced concepts of neurological and endocrinological assessment and pathophysiology and the clinical management of neurological dysfunction and injury in an emergency setting, including related pharmacology. Among the topics discussed in detail will be headache, altered levels of consciousness, CVA, brain trauma, spinal cord injury, cerebral bleeding, meningitis, encephalitis and epilepsy. Diabetes, DKA, thyroid and adrenal crises will also be discussed. This course is part of the Emergency Nursing program.

Course details

Hours: 18
Credits: 1
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Start Date
Start Date: Apr. 22, 2019
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $175.44
End date: Jun. 2, 2019
Hours: 18
Credits: 1
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.