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ACCN 5555 – Emergency Nursing: Care of the Acutely Ill and Injured - Part B

(3 credits) Distance Delivery

This is the second of a two-part course series on emergency nursing. As with part A, the nursing process and pathophysiology are the basis for the management of adults and children with illnesses and injuries affecting the body systems not previously discussed (EENT, gastrointestinal, urinary, reproductive, and musculoskeletal). Additional topics include management of specific toxicologic and environmental emergencies, disaster and flight nursing, advanced triage, professional leadership, evidence based practice and multisystem/multitrauma disorders.

Pre or Corequisites: Advanced Studies in Critical Care Nursing 5531, 5551 and 5553 or approval of department chair