• Pathophysiology for Nurses NURS 1097


    Our Pathophysiology for Nurses course prepares RPN students to integrate and apply pathophysiological concepts in clinical practice. Explore the basic biochemistry of nutrition (including energy requirements, vitamins, carbohydrates, lipids, proteins and water) to provide the knowledge that supports and facilitates the study of nutrition related to pathologies. Study the relevant health problems affecting clients with complex illnesses, the distribution of health states, risk factors, etiology, pathophysiology and interprofessional interventions relating to complex illnesses. Expand your critical and analytical thinking by engaging in reflective practice, and learn to appreciate the scope of practice. Also check out our in-class Pathophysiology for Nurses course.


    This is an online course. Please ensure you are familiar with the technology requirements for online courses.


    You must be taking or must have completed our NURS 1035 Nursing in Ontario/NURS 1061 Nursing in Ontario course and our NURS 1107 Scholarly Writing in Nursing/NURS 1114 Scholarly Writing in Nursing course.

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    Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.