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2016-2017 Academic Catalog (Jan 2017) 
2016-2017 Academic Catalog (Jan 2017) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PHCY 443 - Pediatric Nutrition

Cr Hrs: 4 (0-0-160)

A one-month advanced pharmacy practice experience (APPE) rotation on a consult service that provides prospective and continuous care, which requires daily involvement with patients and their caregivers. The student gains hands on experience in taking care of preterm neonates and children with unique nutritional needs and other medical needs such as appropriateness of antibiotics, diuretic therapy, gastrointestinal motility agents, pain management, etc. With supervision by pharmacy residents and Faculty, students are expected to monitor their assigned patients; formulate a plan and discuss their plan with the appropriate medical, nursing, and pharmacy staff; write parenteral nutrition solution orders; and write progress notes in the patient’s medical record.

Grade Mode: Standard
Instructional Method: Clinical
Term offered: Fall, Spring

Fall - Instructor of Record: Rex O Brown
Spring - Instructor of Record: Catherine Crill Herrington

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