This course provides an overview of the disease processes and introduces students to how the disease is diagnosed, managed, along with any possible consequences. Major disease entities, including etiology and symptoms that are presented. Overview of basic diagnostic tests and treatments that include both medical and pharmacologic options. This course will not only cover traditional but alternative therapies as well. This course will include a virtual component enhancing the students understanding of the concepts associated with basic diseases of each body system as well as up to date treatment modalities.
HSC 130 Basic Anatomy and Physiology with a "C" or higher