Disease and Disability

Disease and Disability

FDNM 1003

In this course, the consequences of selected illnesses and disabling conditions on the individual are examined. An overview of lifestyle limitations imposed by disease disability and the natural aging process is studied with an emphasis on the implications for leisure and recreation participation. Responsibilities regarding medications and documentation are examined. Maintaining one’s personal health through the use of proper body mechanics and universal precautions is discussed.

Credits

3

Course Hours

42

Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.

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