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RES 111 - Respiratory Care Equipment 1

Credits: 4
3 Lecture Hours 3 Lab Hours

Prerequisites: CHM 109  or CHM 110  and CHM 111 , MAT 108 , BIO 115  
Co-requisites: PHY 123  and RES 113  


A course relating the equipment used in respiratory therapy to the pathological condition of patients. This course requires a per credit health career fee; check the tuition and fee schedule for the current rate.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:

  1. List the indications of Oxygen Therapy.
  2. List the hazards of Oxygen Therapy.
  3. Demonstrate the application of oxygen administration devices.
  4. Demonstrate the administration of lung inflation therapy devices.
Listed Topics
  1. Module I    -  Primary systems: Cylinders and Piping Systems
  2. Module II   -  Gas Regulations, Administration and Controlling Devices
  3. Module III  -  Humidifiers and Nebulizers
  4. Module IV  -  Bedside Measuring and Monitoring Devices
  5. Module V   -  Mechanical Devices That Aid Lung Inflation
Reference Materials
Respiratory Therapy Equipment, C.V. Mosby Company, Latest Edition
Approved By: Sutin, Stewart Date Approved: 07/13/2006
Last Reviewed: 3/23/2023

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