Chemotherapy And Therapeutics
This course will be theoretical mainly. Practical where applicable will include visits to the hospital pharmacy to familiarize with the drugs themselves and encouraging the students to be in close contact with those in the laboratories to learn about culture and sensitivity testing while for their laboratory placement.
This course is
designed to introduce and build the student’s capacity in the use of both
natural synthetic and semisynthetic chemicals to kill or inhibit the growth and
proliferation of pathologic organisms.
This course aims at
imparting knowledge on the use of antimicrobial and chemotherapeutic agents to
students, to be able to effectively treat both microbial infections and cancer.
COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES
The student who completes this course properly will be able
the different chemotherapeutic agent used against pathologic infections.
the different chemotherapeutic agents used in the treatment of neoplasms.
drugs rationally and effectively and to educate the community members on
rational drug use.