COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Pharmacology * SH   112 2 2 2 2

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. Eda KUMCU
Instructors
Prof.Dr.EDA KUMCU1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
The aim of this lesson is to inform students about the drugs frequently used in the elderly, possible pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic changes associated with the aging and adverse drug reactions observed in the elderly.
Content
Drugs used in first aid and emergency room, pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic changes associated with aging, adverse drug reactions frequently observed in the eldery.

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Having information about structurel and functional human body, proper for medical terminology
2
Having information about scene, sick/ victim and personal safety measure and sick/ victim transport equipments and proper transport tecnics.
3
Having information about medicine within their competence of mission, authority and responsibility and medicine administration technics
4
o Having information about indications of oxygen theraphy and equipments
5
o Can insert endotrakeal intubation when indicated
6
o Can perform bleeding control with proper equipment
7
o Can perform advanced life support steps when indicated
8
o Can drive ambulance and care it.
9
o To prevent from occupational accidents, can perform proper body mechanic technics
10
o Can explain the sick/ victims condition by physical examination and other diagnositc methods
11
o Can use automated and manual externally defibrillation
12
o Can use proper equipments when immobilization of sick/ victim is needed
13
o Can run triage and triage technics in multiple injuries or disasters
14
Can perform basic life support steps and methods
15
o Can take responsibility as individually and as a member of team about solving problems of victims
16
o Can analyse datas by critical approach when reached to domain spesific knowledge taken into consideration
17
o Can communicate to command control center, other foundations and sick/ sicks´´ relatives by using proper technics and methods
18
o Can cooperate with team members and other fonundations
19
o Can use information and communication technology and at least one foreign language as needed for communication and data transfer
20
o Can monitor results of changing environment and technologic advancement and analise these conditions´´ domain spesific dynamics

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Introduction to Pharmacology Textbooks of Pharmacology
2 Drug Receptors and Pharmacodynamics Textbooks of Pharmacology
3 Pharmacokinetics Textbooks of Pharmacology
4 Drug Biotransformation Textbooks of Pharmacology
5 Pharmacologic Changes Associated With Aging Textbooks of Pharmacology
6 Sedative-Hypnotics Textbooks of Pharmacology
7 Analgesics Textbooks of Pharmacology
8 Mid-Term Exam Preparation of the exam
9 Antipsychotic Drugs Textbooks of Pharmacology
10 Antidepressant Drugs Textbooks of Pharmacology
11 Antihypertensive Drugs Textbooks of Pharmacology
12 Cardiovascular Drugs Textbooks of Pharmacology
13 Adverse Drug Reactions in the Elderly Textbooks of Pharmacology
14 Evaluation of the lessons Textbooks of Pharmacology
15 Evaluation of the lessons Textbooks of Pharmacology
16-17 Term Exams Preparation of the Term Exam

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources