PPRAD 1327: Therapeutic Issues in Critical Care

College of Pharmacy, Downers Grove Campus
Credits 2.0
In the critical care setting, pharmacists have a unique role on multidisciplinary medical teams through their expertise in pharmacotherapeutics, pharmacokinetics, and drug information. This course introduces students to select disease states encountered in the intensive care unit setting as well as current controversies regarding the clinical management of these patients. The therapeutic management of critically ill patients will be discussed using case study, interactive methods and lecture formats.


For those who entered the Doctor of Pharmacy Program in Fall 2016 through Fall 2020: For those entering the Doctor of Pharmacy Program in or after Summer 2021: Concurrent enrollment in PHIDD 1609 Integrated Sequence IX