Course Description
Respir Care Fundamentals I
(4-3-3)Introduction to respiratory care
fundamentals. Topics include history, medical
terms and symbols, medical/legal, infection
control, vital signs, physical assessment, chest
x-ray interpretation, medical gas therapy, oxygen
analyzers, and humidity/aerosol therapy.
Recommended Corequisites: RSPT-1101 and HPRS-1206
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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