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NURS 520 : Advanced Medical Surgical and Critical Care Nursing

Prerequisites: Successful completion of semester 3 nursing courses. Concurrent enrollment in NURS 522 and NURS 530.
Description: Examination of pathophysiology, pharmacology and nursing care of critically ill patients, evidence-based practice, quality improvement, safety, teamwork and collaboration, leadership, nursing roles, patient-centered care, informatics and factors influencing health outcomes. Lecture, 3 units; laboratory, 3 units.
Units: 6
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