SRG 160 Surgical Pharmacology

Credit Hours: 
3.00
Course Description: 

A study of medications used in the operating room with an emphasis on the common drugs used in the surgical area.  This course examines the administration, actions, interactions, side effects, and terminology of perioperative medications.  Included are legal responsibilities of the surgical technologist and common calculations performed in a sterile field.  The student must present two reports as well as complete a term paper.

Prerequisites: 
SRG 101, BIO 233, BIO 135, AH 100
Co-requisites: 
SRG 120, SRG 140