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2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog 
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BMHD 5101 - Host Defense, Pathogenesis & Management of Infection (5 Credit Hours)

This course presents lectures on microbiology, immunology and pharmacology. Mechanisms of bacterial pathogenesis, clinical features and diagnosis of bacterial, viral, rickettsial, and mycotic infections, particularly those that present with oral manifestations are discussed, along with host immunological responses and infection control. The students will be provided with a working understanding of pharmacology and pharmacotherapeutics of antimicrobials as applied to dental practice.

Lecture Hours: 5

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit
Repeat Status: Yes Repeat Limit: 2
Schedule Type: Lecture

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