SUR-216 - Common Health Problems/Surgical Specialties 1

4 credits

Regional anatomy, common health problems, patient care considerations, anesthesia, surgical procedures, specialty instruments, supplies and inter-operative complications form the organization of this course. Selected surgical specialties are presented, for example: surgery of the abdomen, urogenital, operative obstetrics/gynecological, cancer and others. Surgical terminology, pharmacology and safe handling of drugs on the operative field are included.

Prerequisite(s): BIO-232 BIO-235 SUR-124 SUR-127 SUR-128 

Corequisite(s): SUR-217 

Previously known as: SURG-306