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NURS 260 Nursing Focus VI: Advanced Intravenous Therapy Skills (1)

This course provides advanced content related to the care of clients receiving intravenous fluids. Concepts related to selecting solutions, managing common complications, legal/ethical considerations, infection control, managing catheters and implanted port devices are discussed. Principles of the nursing process, growth and development, nutrition, pharmacology and health teaching are integrated.

Prerequisite: NURS 221, NURS 222, NURS 242 or instructor permission.