|ATC||NURNP||2107||3||Clinical Emphasis - Oncology|
This course is designed to develop a comprehensive, theoretical evidence-based practical foundation for advanced nursing practice in the diagnosis and management of adults with cancer. The course integrates the pathophysiology of problems associated with cancer and its treatment with appropriate diagnostic parameters and management strategies. Through ongoing clinical experiences student will implement the clinical decision-making in the care of the acutely ill patient with cancer. Health promotion and maintenance appropriate to these patients and families will also be emphasized.