NURS9170-A Diagnosis/Mgt Of Adults I    (Fall 2013 Doctoral)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor(s)
Course Details
This class meets at clinical agencies for a total of 168 hours and meets for class on Thursdays at the Moon Township Campus from 3:30 pm to 6:20 pm.

Session, Dates: 13 (08/26/2013 - 12/14/2013)

Days: R

Time: 03:30 - 06:20 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: (Old) Health Services Center 104

Seats Available: 12 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This theory course is concerned with diagnosis and management of primary health care needs and acute problems of adults commonly encountered in primary health care settings. The course prepares family nurse practitioners to assume responsibility for health promotion, disease prevention, early detection and management of common acute health conditions of adults and their families in primary health care settings. The course emphasizes pathophysiology of the condition, etiology and incidence, clinical findings, differential diagnosis, management, complications and preventive and patient education measures.

Prerequisite: NURS8130

Co-requisite: NURS9175

About The Instructor(s)

Denise R. Ramponi, D.N.P.

Associate Professor of Nursing

Coordinator, DNP Program
DNP Nursing Program
412-397-6244 phone
412-397-3277 fax
Scaife Hall 123