RCP-104 - Introduction to Respiratory Care

3 credits

This introductory course includes a study of cardiopulmonary anatomy/physiology, arterial blood gas interpretation, introduction to cardiopulmonary disease, medical terminology, communication skills and ethics. The course is designed to provide the student with fundamental knowledge and theory which will enable the student to understand the more complex theories and practice of respiratory care in subsequent courses.

Previously known as: RSPC-104