RSP 353 - Clinical Practice III
This course provides a supervised clinical experience on the critical care unit of acute care hospitals and an introduction to critical care medicine and mechanical ventilation. Emphasis is placed on assessment, therapeutic techniques, invasive procedures, diagnostics and communication strategies for patients on mechanical ventilation within the scope of practice for respiratory care. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate how to provide ventilatory support for critically ill patients in an interprofessional setting while showing compassion and teamwork.
Credit Hours: 2
Corequisite Courses: RSP 402 , RSP 307 , RSP 309 , and RSP 308 .
Prerequisite Courses: RSP 304 , RSP 306 , RSP 356 , and RSP 352 .
Additional Restrictions/Requirements: Restricted to RSP majors only.
Course Repeatability: Course may not be repeated.
Additional Course Fees: Additional Fee - Liability Insurance Additional Course Fee Schedule
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