Okefenokee Technical College 2013-2014 Catalog
MAST 1030 Pharmacology in the Medical Office (4-0-4)
Introduces medication therapy with emphasis on safety ; classification of medications; their actions; side effects; medication and food interactions and adverse reactions. Also introduces basic methods of arithmetic used in the administration of medications. Topics include: introductory pharmacology; dosage calculation; sources and forms of medications; medication classification; and medication effects on the body systems.
Prerequisite: MATH 1012