Respiratory Specialties

Course Overview

Course Code: RESP-214

Department: Respiratory Therapy

Credit Hours: 3.00

Textbook Information: Bookstore website

This course will introduce the student to the specialization topics related to respiratory care including bronchoscopy, chest tubes, polysomnography testing and sleep disorders, respiratory home care, pulmonary rehabilitation, patient education & health promotion for the cardiopulmonary patient. Electrocardiogram testing will be discussed with the information necessary to assess, interpret and treat life-threatening arrhythmias. The theory of hemodynamic monitoring and management of the critically ill patient will also be covered. Prerequisite: Completion of 1st, 2nd, and summer semester RESP courses

Course Schedule


Term: 2021FA

Section Name: RESP-214-BL01D

Location: Main Campus

Available Seats: 8

Faculty Name: S. Urban, E. Jones

Min Credits: 3.00

Comments: BLENDED Classes meet partially on KC'S main campus or education centers and partially online

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