At graduation, the student should be able to describe the principles of handling of chemicals (by cells): drug metabolism, handling of carcinogens.
- Cell biology
- Organ function
- Normal physiology
Representative questions that suggest the required depth of knowledge
1. What is the blood/brain barrier?
Essential in answer:
- Concept of sanctuary sites
- Knowledge of mechanisms of fat solubility and molecular size
2. In a cancer patient with renal impairment, chemotherapy doses should be (select the best answer):