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

RESP 2341 - Clinical Practice - 2

Credit hours: 3

Prerequisites: Successful advancement from the previous semester. 

Course Description:
Clinical Practice - 2 is a continuation of RESP 1220, Introduction to Clinical Practice.  Competency is to be gained in airway management therapies, institution of mechanical ventilation; non-invasive monitoring; arterial blood sampling and analysis along with quality assurance techniques.  16 hrs. Clinical/wk.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate competency in all aspects of airway management.
  2. Setup and monitor a patient on mechanical ventilation.
  3. Obtain, analyze and interoperate arterial blood gases.