DENH 1162 Pharmacology for the Dental Hygienist (2 cr)

Prereq: Acceptance into Dental Hygiene Program; DENH 1110, DENH 1140 and BIOL 2042

Co-req: DENH 1142 and 1143

This course focuses on applying pharmacology knowledge to dental hygiene clinical practice. Understanding the drug groups, pharmacologic effects, adverse reactions, drug contraindications, and interactions will encourage treatment modification and ensure safe patient care. Lecture 2 hours.