Course Description
Intro to Respiratory Care
(1-0-3). An introduction to the field of
respiratory care. Topics include the history of
respiratory care, hospital organization, medical
malpractice, ethics, vital signs, body mechanics,
basic cardiopulmonary assessment, infection
control, and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
Recommended Corequisite: RSPT-1166
Semester hours:1
Lecture hours:0
Lab hours:3
Petition required:Y
Course may be repeated for credit when the topic varies:N
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