This unit is designed to allow the students to develop the additional knowledge necessary to function safely and effectively as an advanced paramedic practitioner. The course will provide students advanced knowledge in the areas of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics as it applies to the pharmacological management of diseases/illness within the context of advanced paramedic practice. Students will develop a sound understanding of the of quality use of medicines, the Poisons and Therapeutic Goods Act and Regulations, Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme and medication management for advanced paramedic practitioners.
|Unit name||Advanced Pharmacology & Medication Management in Paramedicine|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Pharmacy and Pharmacology
Dr Li Shean Toh
Dr Li Shean Toh
|Available as student elective?||No|
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