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2014-2015 University Catalog 
2014-2015 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NUR 50300 - Advanced Health Assessment

Credit Hours: 3.00 (West Lafayette, Fort Wayne) 4.00 (Calumet) Students develop advanced, evidence-based health assessment skills that build on their current knowledge and abilities. Major concepts of the course include comprehensive and focused history taking and advanced physical assessment. Students relate underlying physiologic mechanisms with normal and abnormal findings from the history and physical assessment. The course provides a basis for designing a culturally sensitive and evidence-based plan of care within the situational context of the individual. Typically offered Fall Spring.