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RES 211C - Respiratory Therapist Clinical 1

Credits: 9
3 Lab Hours 420 Clinical Hours

Prerequisites: RES 115 , RES 116 , RES 117  
Co-requisites: RES 202  

A clinical externship in which students work under supervision in affiliated institutions and apply therapeutic and diagnostic procedures. Included are critical and general patient care. 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. Observe and assess a patient’s objective and subjective responses to respiratory care.
  2. Demonstrate the charting of all respiratory therapy modalities.
  3. Analyze existing data in the patient’s medical record.
  4. Analyze current respiratory care procedures and apply any additional therapies.
Listed Topics
  1. Introduction to the Affiliated Institutions
  2. Respiratory Physical Assessment
  3. Aerosol Delivery Systems
  4. Charting and Medical Records
  5. Incentive Spirometry
  6. Oxygen Administration
Reference Materials
Respiratory Care Exam Review
Elsevier and Saunders, most recent edition
Approved By: Sutin, Stewart Date Approved: 7/13/2006
Last Reviewed: 3/23/2023

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