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Integrated pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences, clinical pharmacology, therapeutics, and professional practice for patient-oriented care and population health in respiratory, cardiovascular, renal disorders and endocrinology.
|Paper title||Integrated Modules B|
|Teaching period||Semester 1 (On campus)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,209.00|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$21,344.00|
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- Teaching staff
Paper Co-ordinator: Hesham Al-Sallami
- Paper Structure
Lectures, Workshops, Skills Workshops, Marae visit, Placement
Textbooks are available through the library
- Course outline
This paper is divided into three parts:
- Introduction to the therapeutic systems (respiratory, cardiovascular, renal endocrine).
- Building integration of the systems.
- Integration of systems for patient-centred care.
Each part will use context from respiratory, cardiovascular, renal and endocrine systems. Therapeutic areas that will be covered across the three parts, include: common upper respiratory tract infections, respiratory allergic diseases, cystic fibrosis, asthma, hypertension, non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus, chronic kidney disease, hyperlipidaemia, acute coronary syndromes and myocardial infarction, pulmonary embolism, insulin dependent diabetes mellitus, dysrhythmias, acute kidney injury, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, heart failure, thyroid disorders, cortisol disorders, end stage renal disease, rheumatic fever, pulmonary fibrosis.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship
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- Learning Outcomes