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SG 920 - Anesthesia and Surgical Pharmacology

35 Clock Hours, 0 Credits, 35 Contact Hours
0 lecture periods 0 lab periods

Introduction to the fundamentals of pharmacology and pharmacy practice. Includes pharmacological terminology, types of anesthesia, drug origins, methods of administration, and drug handling techniques. Also includes basic math calculations, safe and accurate drug preparation, and distribution of sterile and non-sterile medications. Emphasis is on the surgical technologist’s role in drug packaging, administration, labeling, and classification in routine and emergency situations.

Prerequisite(s): HO 818  or BIO 160IN  or BIO 201IN .

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