Petra Obrist: Catalogue data in Autumn Semester 2019

NameMs Petra Obrist
Inst. f. Pharmazeutische Wiss.
ETH Zürich, HCI H 425
Vladimir-Prelog-Weg 1-5/10
8093 Zürich
DepartmentChemistry and Applied Biosciences

535-0525-00LPharmaceutical Cases Restricted registration - show details 1 credit1GD. Stämpfli, S. Erni, E. Kut Bacs, P. Obrist
AbstractThe course places the basic pharmaceutical knowledge acquired so far in an applied therapeutic context and fosters interdisciplinary thinking in pharmaceutical sciences. Common pharmaceutical case studies, as they can occur in the professional everyday life of a pharmacist, are worked out in group works, presented and discussed.
• Are able to analyse, present and discuss common case studies from the pharmacist's practice, based on their basic knowledge in pharmacology
• deepen their knowledge of therapeutic substance classes and therapy guidelines
• are able to analyse the pharmacological profiles of selected drugs in a therapeutic context (e.g. with regard to undesirable other effects and interactions)
• are able to compare different drugs and derive their therapy-relevant characteristics
ContentPharmaceutical case studies from different therapeutical fields comprehend following subject areas:
• Indication
• Adverse effects
• Interactions
• Contraindications
Lecture notesIs made available via myStudies
LiteratureAs stated in the cases.
Prerequisites / NoticeThe lecture Pharmacology and Toxicology I (535-0521-00L) must be attended in parallel to or prior to this course.

The course takes place weekly from 5.11.19-17.12.19. The case studies are worked on in groups of 2-3 students, submitted by e-mail, presented by one group and discussed in the plenum.