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Discussion Paper on Neuroscience Fundamentals
Review the Learning Resources for this Discussion and consider how concepts from foundational neuroscience might apply to your position as a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner giving drugs to patients.
Explain how the agonist-to-antagonist spectrum of action of psychopharmacologic drugs works, as well as how partial and inverse agonist functioning can affect therapy efficacy.
Compare and contrast how g pair proteins and ion gated channels function.
Explain how epigenetics may play a role in pharmacologic activity.
Explain how this knowledge might affect how you provide drugs to patients. Include a specific scenario or case with a patient in which the psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner needs to be aware of the medication’s effects.