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2018-2019 Catalog 
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

RSP 273 Critical Care II

Prerequisites: RSP 201 , RSP 272 , RSP 291  
Co-requisites: COM 173 , and either IDS 210  OR IDS 230  
7 credits

This course focuses on basic cardiac and neurological function. Electrophysiology, lead placement, cardiac dysrhythmias recognition and treatment will be covered. The student learns the concepts and clinical applications of cardiology, cardiac diseases, and invasive and noninvasive physiologic monitoring. Successful completion of a group administered self assessment credentialing examination is required for course completion. Three hours of class, three hours of lab (including simulation) and 16 hours of clinical experience per week. Offered spring semester only.