NUR 680 - Physics and Chemistry for the Nurse Anesthetist
(4 cr.) This course includes an extensive study of key concepts pertaining to organic, biochemistry and physics as they relate to anesthesia. Topics include medical mathematics and conversion factors, the gas laws, biochemistry of fluids and electrolytes, acid-base and buffers systems, electrical circuits, reviews of organic chemistry including the functional groups and physical principles that are relevant. Equipment and technology used in anesthetic practice also are studied in this course. Students have an opportunity to utilize common anesthetic equipment in the laboratory setting. Prerequisite: NUR 696, NUR 696L, NUR 670, NUR 672; Every Year, Summer

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