Dec 06, 2022  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

RESP 2440 - Mechanical Ventilation

Credit hours: 4

Prerequisites: Successful advancement from the previous semester. 

Course Description:
Mechanical Ventilation discusses the indications for and techniques of mechanical ventilation including initiation and modification of settings. 3 hr. Lecture. 3 hr. Lab /wk.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able to:

  1. Describe common indications for mechanical ventilation.
  2. Describe common indications for presented ventilator modes.
  3. Describe how changes in lung pathology manifests on a ventilator.