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Last approved: Fri, 18 Mar 2016 17:36:19 GMT

Last edit: Thu, 19 Nov 2015 18:18:10 GMT

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School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Physical Therapy (PT)
PHRG
4161
Physical Assessment Lab
Physical Assessment Lab
Fall 2015
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Laboratory
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Practical experience in laboratory activities designed to introduce physical assessment and critical thinking skills necessary for the practice of pharmacy. Taken as part of the sequence PHRG 4160-PHRG 4161.
This course enables the student to: 1. Recognize and discuss the role of physical assessment in the practice of pharmacy and patient care process. (SLO 6.2, 8.4) 2. Apply common medical abbreviations and terminology to document physical assessment findings in a medical chart. (SLO 1.2) 3. Recognize the systems-based approach to a physical exam and understand when a focused exam is indicated. (SLO 3.1, 6.2, 6.3) 4. Perform physical assessment skills for preventive care or evaluation of current therapies and as indicated based on patient symptomatology and appropriate for a pharmacist provider. (SLO 3.1, 4.2, 6.2, 6.6, 10.1) 5. Differentiate between normal and abnormal physical assessment findings and identify corresponding pathophysiologic change to assist in assessing safety and efficacy of medication therapies. (SLO 3.1, 5.4, 6.2, 6.3, 6.6) 6. Differentiate between anatomically similar disease states in terms of pathophysiology, symptomology, laboratory data and physical assessments findings. (SLO 3.1, 6.3) 7. Utilize physiological and anatomical changes, symptomology, laboratory data and physical assessments findings to compare and contrast chronic disease states commonly managed by a pharmacist provider. (SLO 3.1, 4.2, 6.1, 6.3, 6.6)
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Course revised and approved by Shenandoah University School of Pharmacy Curriculum Committee in January 2015 and approved by HSCC in March 2015
gharris (Tue, 29 Sep 2015 17:00:18 GMT): Rollback: Please approve course description as edited for GW Bulletin style: Practical experience in laboratory activities designed to introduce physical assessment and critical thinking skills necessary for the practice of pharmacy. Taken with PHRG 4160 as part two of a two-part sequence.
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