Okefenokee Technical College 2012-2013 Catalog
RESP 2190 Clinical Practice IV (0-6-2)
Continues development of proficiency levels in skills introduce d in Clinical Practices I, II, and III. In addition, the student is introduced to critical respiratory care. Case presentations are required to integrate clinical and classroom theory. Topics include: intermittent positive pressure breathing, chest physiotherapy, airway care, medical gas therapy, oxygen therapy, aerosol therapy, incentive spirometry, patient assessment, and respiratory care of the critical care patient.
Prerequisite/Corequisite: RESP 2180