Okefenokee Technical College

Okefenokee Technical College 2013-2014 Catalog

RESP 1130 Respiratory Therapy Lab I (0-8-4)

Provides students with the opportunity to gain hands-on experience with basic respiratory therapy equipment and simulated practice of basic respiratory care modalities. Topics include: patient assessment, medical gas therapy, humidity and aerosol therapy, hyperinflation therapy, airway clearance techniques, infection control procedures, and medical ethics.

Prerequisite: BIOL 2114, BIOL 2114L, MATH 1111

Corequisite: RESP 1120