Feb 23, 2020  
TCC Catalog 2017-18 
    
TCC Catalog 2017-18 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

RET1450 Clinical Assessment in Respiratory Care II

1 credit hour(s) | Spring
Prerequisite(s): grade of C or better in  ,  ,  ,  ,  .
Corequisite(s):  ,  ,  ,  ,  .
Clinical laboratory studies will be discussed, along with their relationship to assessment of the patient with cardiopulmonary disease. The student will also learn to recognize the physiologic effects of positive pressure ventilation on various body systems. The SOAP note will be introduced for assessment of the cardiopulmonary patient. Case studies will be used to incorporate concepts and information for critical thinking. Contact: 3 hours per week. Does not count toward A.A. degree.