Infectious Diseases

Free
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Bacterial resistance is at an all-time high.  The emergence of threatening new viral infections have created high demand for this course. Many organisms including bacteria, viruses and fungi are capable of producing infectious disease in animals and humans. Almost every body tissue and organ may be affected by an infectious agent.

THIS COURSE COVERS:

  • Classification of microorganisms and normal flora present in the human host.
  • Host-parasite relationship in the pathogenesis of infectious diseases, and the physiological responses to infection.
  • Pathophysiology of the most common infectious diseases and the drug therapies used in their management.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

After completing the course students will be able to:

  • Discuss virulence of bacteria and host defence mechanisms
  • Describe the major infectious diseases, their pharmacological treatments and the bacterial resistance potential

EXAM INFORMATION

  • 100 multiple choice questions

Course Features

  • Suggested Hours of Study 44
  • Quizzes 0
  • Suggested Hours of Study 80 hrs
  • Course Completion 9 months
  • Course Format Paper w/ PDF
  • RxTx Yes
  • Language English
  • Pages 808 pages
  • C.E. Credits What is this? 8
  • Orientation Package

Exam Details

  • # of Questions 100
  • Time Limit 2 hrs
  • Passing Grade 60%

Pricing

  • Price $906.00
  • Corporate Member 453.00
  • Corporate Non-Member $2,265.00
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