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TCC Catalog 2018-19 
TCC Catalog 2018-19 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

RET1434 Clinical Assessment in Respiratory Care III

1 credit hour(s)
Prerequisite(s): grade of C or better in  ,  ,  ,  ,   .
Corequisite(s):  ,  ,  ,  .
Focuses on more advanced assessment techniques for the individual with cardiopulmonary disorders, including chest x-ray examination, magnetic resonance imaging, lung scans, angiography, and the effects and complications of mechanical ventilation. Takes a more detailed approach to evaluating airway, breathing and circulation in the critically ill patient. Case studies parallel diseases taught in   and concepts presented in  . Contact: 3 hours per week. Does not count toward A.A. degree.