RSP-241 Neonatal and Pediatric Respiratory Care

This course is a comprehensive overview of pediatric and neonatal respiratory care. Special considerations of respiratory care practice unique to pediatrics and neonatology are discussed. Topics include pediatric anatomy and physiology, fetal development, clinical assessment, oxygen therapy, airway management, mechanical ventilation, resuscitation, cardiopulmonary pathophysiology and disorders specific to this specialty. Lecture [2.00], Laboratory [2.00].

Credits

3

Prerequisite

RSP-231, RSP-240, RSP-250

Corequisite

RSP-235, RSP-260

Syllabus for this course.