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Graduate Course Proposal Form Submission Detail - NGR7181
Tracking Number - 1811

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Current Status: Approved, Permanent Archive - 2006-05-05
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  1. Date & Time Submitted: 2005-11-04
  2. Department: Nursing
  3. College: NR
  4. Budget Account Number: 62100-000-0
  5. Contact Person: Judith Karshmer
  6. Phone: 9749229
  7. Email: jkaeshme@hsc.usf.edu
  8. Prefix: NGR
  9. Number: 7181
  10. Full Title: Casting and Splinting for the Advanced Practice Nurse
  11. Credit Hours: 1
  12. Section Type: C - Class Lecture (Primarily)
  13. Is the course title variable?: N
  14. Is a permit required for registration?: N
  15. Are the credit hours variable?: N
  16. Is this course repeatable?:
  17. If repeatable, how many times?: 0
  18. Abbreviated Title (30 characters maximum): Cast and Splt for Adv Pract Nu
  19. Course Online?: -
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  21. Grading Option: R - Regular
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  24. Course Description: Basics of casting and splinting for the Advanced Practice Nurse.

  25. Please briefly explain why it is necessary and/or desirable to add this course: To support nurse practitionerís skills
  26. What is the need or demand for this course? (Indicate if this course is part of a required sequence in the major.) What other programs would this course service? This content is not in current curriculum
  27. Has this course been offered as Selected Topics/Experimental Topics course? If yes, how many times? once
  28. What qualifications for training and/or experience are necessary to teach this course? (List minimum qualifications for the instructor.) Graduate degree in Nursing
  29. Objectives: 1. Demonstrate basic casting techniques and casting removal.

    2. Demonstrate basic splinting techniques.

    3. Discuss the neurovascular evaluation of an orthopedic patient with a cast or splint.

  30. Learning Outcomes: 1. Demonstrate basic casting techniques and casting removal.

    2. Demonstrate basic splinting techniques.

    3. Discuss the neurovascular evaluation of an orthopedic patient with a cast or splint.

  31. Major Topics: 1. Application of casts and splints.

    2. Removal of casts and splints.

    3. Neurovascular evaluation of the patient with a cast or splint.

  32. Textbooks: Coppard, B., Lohman, H., Shultz-Johnson, K. (2001)

    Introduction to Splinting: A Clinical-Reasoning & Problem-Solving Approach (Second Edition). St. Louis: Mosby.

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