|HPD||NURNP||2549||2||Management Advanced Pediatric Theory|
The purpose of this course is to provide the student with an advanced study of children with primary, complex, and chronic health conditions and disabilities. Emphasis is placed on the identification, assessment, and management of chronic pediatric problems, neurodevelopmental disabilities, and behavioral issues. The influence that these conditions have on children and their families is also integrated. Emphasis is placed on understanding the physiologic rationale for treatment measures as well as the provision of physical and psychological care to children and families.