Nov 29, 2022  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

RESP 2480 - Special Projects

Credit hours: 4

Prerequisites: Successful advancement for the previous semester or a Graduate of a CoARC Certification Program or possess the Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) credential.

Course Description:
Special Projects involves independent research projects related to the cardiopulmonary system including, but not limited to, arterial blood gas management, hemodynamics, dysrhythmia recognition, airway management, advanced pharmacology, and patient education. 4 hr. Lecture/wk.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able to:

  1. Describe pharmacologic management of pulmonary hypertension.
  2. Identify indications for non-invasive ventilation.
  3. Describe strategies for smoking cessation to diverse populations.