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RET 2220 Respiratory Care Emergency Preparedness

Advanced resuscitation techniques for the adult and pediatric patient with additional focus on disaster and epidemic preparedness/treatment and transport of the critically ill patient. One classroom, three lab hours per week.

Prerequisites: RET 2101 and RET 2250

Course Outcomes
  • Discuss the role of and techniques employed by the respiratory therapist in mass casualty and epidemic events.
  • Describe the techniques employed for land and air transport of the critically ill patient.
  • Describe techniques employed for advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) for the adult and pediatric advanced life support (PALS) for children.
Credit Hours: 2
  • Classroom: 1 hour
  • Lab: 3 hours
  • Division: Health Sciences
  • Department: Respiratory Care
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Not currently offered this term