Safe Pharmacotherapy

Structure Type: Module
Code: SSHP1800
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 10.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Autio, Päivi
Teacher Team: Leppänen, Helena ; Autio, Päivi ; Elomaa, Virpi
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Learning Outcomes

The Student is able to calculate medication without any misstakes. The Student knows the basics of pharmacocinetik and pharmacotdynamik. The Student is able to find evidence based information of pharmacotherapy. The Student knows the laws and ethical principles of pharmacotherapy. The Students is able to develop patient safety. The Student knows pharmacotherapy of the most general diseases. The Student is able to manage medication, intravenous infusion and blood tranfusion. The Student is able to document patients medication.


The Basics of Pharmacotherapy 4 cr. The Basics of Mathematiks 1 cr. Deepening the Skills of Pharmacotherapy 3 cr. Pharmakology 2 cr.