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RES 113 - Respiratory Therapy 1

Credits: 4
3 Lecture Hours 3 Lab Hours

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

A course relating respiratory equipment 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 Indicators for Intubation.
  2. List the Hazards of Suctioning.
  3. Demonstrate Endotracheal Intubation.
  4. Demonstrate Endotracheal Extubation and Suctioning.
Listed Topics
  1. Module I    -  Introduction to Theory/Scope of Respiratory Care
  2. Module II   -  Functional Anatomy and Physiology/Introduction to Pulmonary Functions
  3. Module III  -  Emergency Life Support and Techniques of Airway Management
  4. Module IV  -  The Lung-Thorax Relationship
Reference Materials
Egan’s Fundamentals of Respiratory Care
Mosby-Yearbook, Inc., Latest Edition
Approved By: Sutin, Stewart Date Approved: 07/13/2006

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