Dept Subject Number Credits Course Name
HPD NURNP 2573 4 Neonatal Disease Process 1 - Theory

Clinical management of neonatal (preterm and term infants in the neonatal intensive care unit) patients requires a broad knowledge base. This theory course will provide a thorough understanding of the embryology, physiology, pathophysiology and management of common neonatal disease processes. This is the first in a series of 2 consecutive courses and will focus on the cardiovascular, pulmonary, gastrointestinal/nutrition, renal/genitourinary and hematologic systems as well as fluids and electrolytes.