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DHY:128Biomedical Sciences for the Dental Hygienist2

This course is designed to acquaint the dental hygiene student with the basic concepts of pathophysiology. It will deal with selected conditions of the cardiovascular, respiratory, immune, nervous and endocrine systems. Emphasis is on the relationship between these conditions and potential actions and treatment modifications in the dental health care setting. Prerequisites: Current enrollment in the Dental Hygiene program, BIO 207, BIO 208, CHM 101 and Reading Proficiency.