Course Description
Mechanical Ventilation
(4-3-3). The study of mechanical ventilation with
emphasis on ventilator classification, methods,
principles, and operational characteristics.
Includes indications, complications, and
physiologic effects/principles of mechanical
ventilation. Emphasizes initiation, management,
and weaning of ventilatory support.
Recommended Prerequisites: RSPT-1207
Semester hours:4
Lecture hours:3
Lab hours:3
Petition required:N
Course may be repeated for credit when the topic varies:N
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