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Clinical Pharmacology

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Code: SHV14AK04
Name: Clinical Pharmacology
Extent of studies: 5
Rekommenderad studiegång (SP): Year 1:     Year 2: 5    Year 3:     Year 4:     Year 5:     
Course-specific competence: the student:
- is able to describe pharmacodynamical and pharmacokinetical principles, as well as the general mechanisms of action of medicaments on a molecular and cellular level
- is able to describe and draw conclusions from individual variations, mechanisms of action and side effects of medical substances
- is able to describe mechanisms of action on a molecular level, and describe the effects, area of use and side effects of various medicinal groups
- is able to relate pharmacological mechanisms of action to the treatment of pathological conditions
- is able to assess the possible advantages and risks with the use of multiple medications (polypharmacy)
- is able to identify health problems that have been caused by side effects of or the joint action of medical substances
- is able to use different pedagogical theories when instructing patients who have been prescribed medication
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