Clinical Pharmacology in Athletic Training Online CE Exam
Online CourseThis product is delivered online:
- Continuing education exam
- NOTE: The text Clinical Pharmacology in Athletic Training is required for successful completion of this exam but is not included in this version. Purchase this version only if you already own the text or ebook.
After reading the book and successfully completing the 100-question exam, you will be able to do the following:
- Describe the legal and ethical responsibilities of the AT in administering both prescription and over-the-counter medications.
- Describe the various forms of drugs and the storage considerations for each.
- Differentiate between enteral and parenteral routes of drug administration.
- Describe mechanisms of drug action.
- Differentiate pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, with a focus on drug action, drug-response relationships, factors altering drug responses, and predictable and unpredictable adverse drug responses.
- Describe unintended adverse effects of drug administration and how various factors such as age, body mass, and concurrent medications can alter drug responses.
- List the common medications used to treat pain, including nonopioid and opioid analgesics and anesthetics.
- Differentiate between mechanisms of action for steroidal and nonsteroidal drugs used to treat pain.
- List drugs used to treat infection, including antibiotics, antivirals, and other antimicrobials used to treat dermatological infections.
- Describe the characteristics of drugs used to affect the respiratory, cardiovascular, metabolic, gastrointestinal, muscular, nervous, and reproductive systems.
- Describe the characteristics of performance-enhancing drugs, supplements, and cannabinoids.