NURS 498 - Supporting Health IV:People with Chronic Health Challenges
Supporting Health IV:People with Chronic Health Challenges
Nursing practices in caring for the chronically ill. A focus onpractices to achieve healthful transitions and preservation ofquality of life are emphasized. Common treatment modalitiesare presented including nursing therapeutics and pharmacological approaches to management of common chronic diseases. Tertiary prevention is emphasized and concepts and approaches to ongoing health assessment, health education, self-management, harm reduction, support, restoration, and palliation are addressed. Third and Fourth Years of the Nursing program are University of Calgary courses. The numbering system is based upon the guidelinesof this institution. You must register through the University ofCalgary - fees are charged by the University of Calgary.