RESD 56B  Techniques of Respiratory Therapy

6 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
(May be taken for Pass/No Pass only)
Lab: 324
Prerequisite: RESD 56A
Corequisite: RESD 55 and RESD 58

Clinical practice in the hospital setting. The student is expected to perform basic therapeutic modalities mastered in RESD 51A and RESD 51B and apply concepts learned in the first three semesters of the Respiratory Therapy Program. Instruction in the application of therapeutic modalities and diagnostic procedures performed in the management and treatment of adult and pediatric patients requiring respiratory care are done. Emphasis of intensive care and mechanical ventilator procedures are introduced.
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