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2018-2019 Catalog 
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RSP 141 Principles of Respiratory Care

Prerequisites: BIO 211 , BIO 235 CHE 111 , CSA 105 ENG 101  
Co-requisites: PSY 111 , RSP 111  , BIO 212  
4 credits

This course introduces the student to basic principles of Respiratory Care. Technical aspects include medical gas therapy, humidity and aerosol therapy, physical assessment techniques, infection control, and oxygen therapy. The student will also learn about professionalism, cultural diversity in health care and computerized medical documentation. Four hours of classroom ( including simulation) and four hours of lab Offered fall semester only.