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RET 2250 Pediatrics & Neonatology

Development of the fetus, anticipation of high-risk pregnancies and care of the newborn infant, emphasizing neonatal and pediatric physiology and diseases, and pertinent diagnostics.

Prerequisites: RET 1201 and Restricted to Majors

Course Outcomes
  • Identify and describe fetal development including circulation.
  • Describe the respiratory therapist's role in high-risk deliveries, resuscitation and diagnostic techniques.
  • Differentiate the clinical signs and diagnostic tests and be able to state the treatment of various cardiac anomalies.
  • Differentiate the clinical signs and treatment for neonatal and pediatric disease states.
Credit Hours: 2
  • Classroom: 2 hours
  • Division: Health Sciences
  • Department: Respiratory Care
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Not currently offered this term