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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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SPM 302 - Pharmacology for Athletic Training and Exercise Science

This course covers the general concepts and principles of pharmacology as it relates to the profession of athletic training and disciplines within the exercise sciences. An explanation of pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic principles are covered as are the indications, contraindications, precautions, dose information, allergies, and adverse side effects of prescription and nonprescription drugs commonly used by the physically active person. Governing regulations including storing, transporting, dispensing, and recording of medication will be discussed. Performance-enhancing substances and drug testing in sports will also be covered.

Prerequisite(s): ALT major; BIO 113  or SCI 172 ; CHY 107  or CHY 113 ; junior level standing.
Credits: 3

Course Typically Offered:
Course Type: Sports Medicine

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