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DHY:258Dental Pharmacology2

Dental Pharmacology introduces pharmacology which can be defined as the science of drugs. Within pharmacology is an interrelationship of biomedical sciences, including biochemistry, physiology, and pathology. This course will provide a study of pharmaceutical classifications, properties, and effects. Emphasis is given to the systemic effects of drugs and their dental implications in the management of various medical conditions. Prerequisites: DHY 172, DHY 273; Current CPR-Basic Life Support with AED Certification, Reading Proficiency.