Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
300004712015CLINICAL PHARMACY ICompulsory472
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle and Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Clinical Pharmacy I is the first course in a 2-part series that focuses on the fundamentals of clinical pharmacy and in this context the management of drug treatment in common diseases in pharmacy practice.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Levent ÜSTÜNES, Prof. Dr. Buket REEL, Doç. Ceren Gönen Korkmaz, Doç. Göksel Gökçe, Doç. Mehmet Arun, Dr. Elif Ertuna, Dr. Gökçe Yıldırım Buharalıoğlu
Learning Outcomes
1Provide a consistent process of patient care that ensures the appropriateness, effectiveness, and safety of the patient’s medication use.
2Consult with the patient’s physicians and other health care providers to develop and implement a medication plan that can meet the overall goals of patient care established by the health care team.
3Apply specialized knowledge of the scientific and clinical use of medications, including medication action, dosing, adverse effects, and drug interactions, in performing their patient care activities in collaboration with other members of the health care team.
4Applies evidence-based therapeutic guidelines, emerging sciences, emerging technologies, and relevant legal, ethical, social, cultural, economic and professional principles to achieve desired therapeutic goals.
5To be able to provide scientifically valid information and advice on the safe, appropriate and cost-effective use of drugs.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
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Course Contents
To ensure that the prescribed medications contribute to the best possible health outcomes, the selection, dosage and monitoring of medications within the framework of pharmacotherapy, and the issues and measures necessary to determine clinically significant and/or toxic drug interactions are discussed. Part of the course is based on problem solving and integration of previous course work.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
0Healthcare system; Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Care; Hospital Pharmacy
1Communication; Medicine History Interview and Medicines Reconciliation; Reuse of Patient’s Own Medicines
2Medicine History Interview and Medicines Reconciliation; Reuse of Patient’s Own Medicines; Prevention, Detection, Assessment and Management of Adverse Drug Reactions
3Prevention, Assessment and Management of Drug Interactions; Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
4Prevention, identification, management and reporting of medication incidents; Documentation; Prescription Monitoring and Review; Provision of Medicines Information Advice by Pharmacists
5Discharge; Patient Medicine Education; Health Promotion; Medicine Therapy Monitoring
6Clinical Pharmacy in Pediatrics and Geriatrics
7Palliative care; Pain management
8Hypertension
9Arrhythmia; Heart failure
10Dyslipidemias; Ischeamic heart disease
11Diabetes
12Thyroid disease; Gastroeosaphageal reflux disease and peptic ulcer
13Inflammatory bowel disease, diarrhea, constipation, irritabl bowel syndrome; Anemias; Coagulation disorders
Recommended or Required Reading
1. Klinik Eczacılık Standartları: Görev, Yetki ve Sorumluluklar. Editör: Levent ÜSTÜNES, Yazarlar: Levent ÜSTÜNES, Buket REEL, Ceren Gönen KORKMAZ, Göksel GÖKÇE, Mehmet ARUN, Elif ERTUNA, Gökçe Yıldırım BUHARALIOĞLU. GEMAŞ yayınevi, Birinci basım, Nisan 2017, ISBN: 978-975-6168-14-1 2. Pharmaceutical Care Practice: The Patient-Centered Approach to Medication Management Services, Robert J. Cipolle; Linda M. Strand; Peter C. Morle – McGraw - Hill Education, LLC (2012) 3. Pharmacy OSCEs A revision guide. Beti Wyn Evans, Laura Kravitz, Nina Walker and Kelly Lefteri, Pharmaceutical Press, 2016. 4. Oxford Handbook of Clinical Pharmacy. Phillip Wiffen, Marc Mitchell, Melanie Snelling and Nicola Stoner, Oxford University Press, 2nd edition, 2012. 5. Northern Ireland Clinical Pharmacy Standards 2013 6. Tıbbi Terminoloji, T.C. Anadolu Üniversitesi Yayını NO: 2525, Açıköğretim Fakültesi Yayını No: 1496. 7. Yataklı Tedavi Kurumları İşletme Yönetmeliği 8. Sağlıkta Kalite Standartları Hastane (SKS Hastane), Sağlık Hizmetleri Genel Müdürlüğü Sağlıkta Kalite ve Akreditasyon Daire Başkanlığı,1.Baskı: Ankara, Temmuz 2015, ISBN: 978-975-590-558-7 9. Hasta Hakları Yönetmeliği, Resmi Gazete 10. Hasta Haklarının Hukuki Boyutu, Nizamettin Aydın
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination122
Makeup Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination13030
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)73
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