Course Description
Study of the pathology and general health management of diseases and injuries across the life span. This course provides an introduction to pathophysiology for students in a variety of health professions. Major disorders are covered, as well as selected additional diseases with the intention of providing information on a broad spectrum of diseases with one or more distinguishing features for each.
Is this class for you?
1. Distinguish environmental factors, physical, phychosocial and cognitive characteristics of various diseases and conditions
2. Identify implications of therapeutic interventions of common diseases and conditions

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Textbook Information

Textbook for on campus course Pathophysiology for the Health Professions, 6th Ed.
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 978-0-3234-1442-5

Textbook for online course
Pathophysiology Online for Gould's Pathophysiology for the Health Professions (Access Code and Textbook Package) | Edition: 6
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 978-0-3234-1417-3

Other Information
Fee: $325
Hours: 48

Prerequisite: Basic Anatomy & Physiology and Medical Terminology

Pathophysiology is a prerequisite for Medical Coding I in the Medical Coding Certificate Series
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