RTH 200 - Respiratory Therapy Principles III
In this course students will study advanced topics in respiratory care including cardiovascular and renal physiology and the specialties of pulmonary function testing and pediatrics.
Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:
Analyze tests of pulmonary function and modify therapies based upon results.
Apply the principles of respiratory care, cognizant of the special physiologic and pathophysiologic processes of the neonatal and pediatric patient.
Describe fundamental principles of normal renal physiology.
Describe fundamental principles of normal cardiovascular physiology.
Lecture Hours: 3
Course Prerequisites: RTH 105 Coreq: RTH 201, RTH 204