RTT 132 L51 Class Dates & Times

Date RangeDaysTimesBuildingRoom
1/16/2018 to 4/30/2018T10:40 AM - 1:40 PMKNOX105

Course Description

This course will be a continuation of Respiratory Care Science I. In this course, the following will be discussed: therapeutic aerosol delivery both long and short term. Aspects of airway care to include: tracheal aspiration, various types of airways, intubation/extubation techniques, cuff care, and trach care procedures will be discussed. Continued discussions of medical terminology will occur. Procedures and theory of hyperinflation therapy will be taught to include: deep breathing and coughing techniques, Sustained Maximal Inspiration (SMI), and Intermittent Positive Pressure Breathing (IPPB). Students will be introduced to the clinical sites, and will get an understanding of the clinical policies and procedures. Students will apply procedural methods learned in Respiratory Care Science I in the clinical setting. (3 lecture hours, 3 laboratory hours, 12 clinic hours/week; 168 clinic hours/semester)
Not part of a TN Transfer Pathway.


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