ROC 142 - Patient Care in Oncology

Course Description

Effective: 2019-08-01

Focuses on the unique needs of the cancer patient, including: site specific side effects, pharmacology, skin care, psychological and nutritional support, and patient care in emergency situations. Explores use of chemotherapeutic agents.
Lecture 2 hours. Total 2 hours per week.
2 credits

General Course Purpose

To prepare the student for the clinical setting by introducing basic technical and patient care skills prior to direct patient contact.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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