Provides an overview of disease processes, symptoms and etiology organized by body systems. Includes basic diagnostic tests, treatments and medications for common diseases along with basic pharmacologic principles.
Anatomy and Physiology I and II
Medical Terminology or equivalent
Tamparo, C. & Lewis, M. (2004). Diseases of the Human Body. 5th ed., 2011. Philadelphia: F. A. Davis. ISBN # 978083625051.
Turley, Susan. Understanding Pharmacology for Health Professions, 4th Ed. Pearson: Prentice Hall: ISBN: 978013145708.