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RES 112 - Respiratory Equipment 2

Credits: 4
3 Lecture Hours 3 Lab Hours

Prerequisites: RES 111 , PHY 123  
Co-requisites: BIO 209 , RES 114  

A continuation of RES 111  Respiratory Equipment 1. Emphasis is placed on mechanical ventilators and the proper care of patients on mechanical ventilation. 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. Describe the indications/hazards of mechanical ventilation.
  2. Describe the different types of mechanical ventilation.
  3. Describe the difference between pressure and volume ventilation.
  4. Identify which type of ventilation mode the patient is on, given a patient on a mechanical ventilator.
Listed Topics
  1. Introduction to Mechanical Ventilators
  2. Types of Mechanical Ventilators
  3. Pressure Set and Volume Set Ventilators
  4. Application of Mechanical Ventilators to the Patient
Reference Materials
Respiratory Therapy Equipment, C.V. Mosby Company, Latest Edition
Approved By: Sutin, Stewart Date Approved: 07/26/2006

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