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Prct 475: Nutrition Support

Pharmacy Practice

This 2-hour elective course provides students with an in-depth knowledge of nutrition support, including a deeper understanding of nutrient needs and metabolism as well as etiology, assessment, and treatment of malnutrition. This class is focused on application of knowledge to improve patient care outcomes through the provision of enteral and parenteral nutrition support. Learning techniques that will be utilized include lecture, discussion, formulation of a pharmacists’ patient care process plan (PPCP) for patient cases, and evaluation of primary literature.

2 Credits


  • Pre-requisite Pharmacy P2 or P3

Instruction Type(s)

  • Lecture: Lecture for Prct 475
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