AHSC 325 - General Respiratory Care

Focuses on basic respiratory therapy procedures. Physiologic applications, effects on the cardiopulmonary system, and hazards for each therapeutic procedure are discussed. Topics include physical principles, airway care, humidity and aerosol therapy, medical gas therapy, hyperinflation therapy, and chest physical therapy. Prerequisite: PHYC 110. Parallel: AHSC 326. Open only to respiratory therapy students.

College: Sciences and Humanities
Hours: 4
Permission: Y
Prerequisite: PHYC 110
Prerequisite: AHSC 326
Co-requisite: none