Pharmacotherapy: Nervous, Sensory & Genitourinary Systems
Study the central nervous system, sensory disorders, and the reproductive system with this free pharmacotherapy course.Publisher: SkillsCommons
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This course will first introduce you to drugs that are used for the nervous, muscular, and sensory systems. You will learn about prescription medicines, non-prescription medicines, and other alternative therapies used to treat diseases of the nervous system. This will help you to understand psychiatric and mood disorders such as ADHD, Parkinson's disease, and Alzheimer's disease. You will study how they can occur, and learn the ways of treating these disorders.
You will then study the different drug therapies for central nervous system disorders and also delve into the five senses of the sensory system. You will learn about the structures and functions of the ear and eye and common disorders that arise in these areas. This course will also cover the genitourinary system, the male and female reproductive system, the effects of menopause, male and female contraceptive products, and the renal system.
Diseases and ailments are a fact of life. This course will give any learner, whether in the field of healthcare or who simply wants to acquire the knowledge, information about the nervous, sensory, or genitourinary system that will allow them to assist people who are in need. It not only teaches about the signs and symptoms of different diseases but also the therapies and medication that will help cure or control these diseases. have a look at the course today, and gain some truly valuable knowledge.
Module 1: Drugs for the Nervous, Muscular, and Sensory Systems
Drugs for the Nervous, Muscular, and Sensory Systems: Learning Outcomes
The Nervous System and Drug Therapy
Drugs for Psychiatric and Mood Disorders
Drugs for the Nervous, Muscular, and Sensory Systems: Lesson Summary
Module 2: Pharmacotherapy for the Nervous and Sensory Systems
Pharmacotherapy for the Nervous and Sensory Systems: Learning Outcomes
Drugs for Central Nervous System Disorders
Drug Therapy for Psychiatric and Mood Disorders
The Sensory System and Drug Therapy
Pharmacotherapy for the Nervous and Sensory System: Lesson Summary
Module 3: Pharmacotherapy for the Genitourinary System
Pharmacotherapy for the Genitourinary System: Learning Outcomes
The Reproductive System
Menopause, Contraceptions, and STIs
The Renal System and Drug Therapy
Pharmacotherapy for the Genitourinary System: Lesson Summary
After completing this course, you will be able to:
• Explain the therapeutic effects of prescription medications, non-prescription medications, and alternative therapies commonly used to treat psychiatric and mood disorders.
• List some central nervous system disorders.
• Describe symptoms of depression.
• Describe the anatomy and physiology of the female reproductive system.
• List some conditions and disorders of the male reproductive system.
• Identify the brand and generic names of prescription and non-prescription medications commonly used to treat psychiatric and mood disorders.
• Explain the function of the renal system.
• Identify different forms of contraceptive products and the side effects of using each contraceptive.
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