Respiratory Therapist

RESP 1120 - Cardio Physiology/Assess

Credits: 3

Course Description:

This course is designed to present basic cardiopulmonary assessment focusing upon the adult respiratory anatomy and physiology, system integration which allows for maintenance of and homeostasis. Also included is the study of oxygenation, lung mechanics and ventilation, pulmonary function testing, electrocardiogram (ECG) interpretation and arterial blood gases (ABG) interpretation

Prerequisite(s):

ENGL0095, MATH0090, or equivalent Accuplacer scores.

Lec/Lab/OJT:

3/0/0

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