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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School School of Pharmaceutical Sciences Program of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Lecture Code I7068001 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 臨床医学概論I
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Clinical Medicine and Pharmacotherapy I
イカワ カズロウ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 4th-Year,  First Semester,  1Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1T) Fri1-4:霞R202講義室
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 4 : Undergraduate Advanced
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 03 : Pharmaceutical Sciences
Eligible Students fourth-year undergraduates of Pharmaceutical sciences
Keywords Practical work experience 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Criterion referenced
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Pharmaceutical Sciences
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Knowledge and understanding of the biological maintenance system of homeostasis and the ability to adjust to the environment  ●credential⑤
・Fundamental knowledge・understanding about proper drug treatment for major diseases related to various organ
・Knowledge and understanding about rational analyses of pharmacokinetics in order to to understand quantitatively madicinal effects or side effects●qualities ⑥
・The knowledge and understanding of communication with medical teams relating to medication. ● quality ③、④
・The ability of considering basic pharmacological effects of medicine to chemical structure.  ●quality ⑤
・Abilities・skills of citing speculated major diseases from aberration of clinical test values●qualities⑥
(Abilities and Skills)
・Ability and skills to measure drug blood level concerning major drugs ●credential⑥
・The ability and skills of communication with medical teams relating to medication. ● quality ③、④
・The ability and skills to appropriately deal with contraindication or inappropriate treatments of medicine. ●qualities ⑥
・Self-betterment of character formation as a medical professional : the appropriate action and attitude being aware of that a pharmacist is a professional relating to human life.  The knowledge and understanding to have communication not only with ailing people but with other medical staff in a medical team.  ●quality ① ② ③ ④ ⑨
・Ability to be a pharmacist who is relied on not only by a medical team but also by citizens; the ability to be considerate of patients.  Qualification 1), 2), and 4).

Medicinal Sciences
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Knowledge of human and biological bodies.
・The knowledge relating to mutual reaction between chemical compounds including medicine and a human body
(Abilities and Skills)
・Development of knowledge about human and biological bodies. (advance)
・Development of knowledge relating to mutual reaction between chemical compounds including medicine and a human body (application)
・To be able to basically treat major chemical agents, substances related to the living body, and microbes.
・To be able to measure and evaluate major biological reactions.
・Being able to collect assess information on medicine.
・Having ability to act as member of a research team. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
The goals of this course are to obtain new knowledge, to understand recent research trends in clinical medicine and pharmacotherapy. 
Class Schedule lesson1  Pathophysiology of cough
lesson2  Pathophysiology of difficulty breathing
lesson3  Pathophysiology of fever (High fever and slight fever)
lesson4  Pathophysiology of nausea
lesson5  Pathophysiology of vomiting
lesson6  Pathophysiology of anorexia
lesson7  Pathophysiology of sense of abdomen distension
lesson8  Pathophysiology of diarrhea
lesson9  Pathophysiology of constipation
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(More Details) Computer projector will be used in the presentation of course materials. 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
nothing particular 
Requirements nothing particular 
Grading Method Grading will be based on attendance, understanding level, reports, and final examination. 
Practical Experience Experienced  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it A teacher who has the experience which participated in pharmacist work lectures on basic knowledge about works at a hospital and a pharmacy. 
Other Acquire the ability and skill to measure the drug blood concentration of typical drugs such as anticonvulsants and theophylline. This lecture is to acquire the knowledge necessary for taking "clinical pre-training", and if you do not acquire the knowledge in this lecture, you will not be able to acquire the skills in the training.
In this lecture, you can learn the contents of the following SBOs.
【A-(1)-①-1~4、A-(1)-②-1~4、A-(3)-①、A-(3)-②、A-(4)、A-(5)-①、A-(5)-②、A-(5)-③、A-(5)-④、B-(1)、E1-(2)-①、E1-(2)-②、 E1-(3)、E1-(4)、E2-(1)-①-1~3、E2-(5)-③、E2-(6)-④、E2-(7)-③-8、E2-(7)-④-5~6、E2-(8)-①-1~2、E2-(8)-②、E2-(8)-③-1~2、 E2-(9)、E2-(11)-①、E3-(1)-⑦、E3-(2)-①、E3-(2)-②、E3-(3)-①、E3-(3)-②、E3-(3)-③、E3-(3)-④、E3-(3)-⑤、F-(3)-③、F-(3)-④ 、F-(4)-①、F-(4)-②、F-(5)-③、F-(5)-④】 
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Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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