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RC 181 Respiratory Therapy Clinical II (3)

Course will continue to build on the clinical skills and knowledge base acquired in first quarter. The Respiratory Care student will be introduced to the critical care environment this quarter. Emphasis is placed on airway management, ECG's, arterial blood gases, non-invasive ventilation and CPAP. This class consists of a lab/clinical rotation.

Prerequisite: RC 180 with a minimum grade of C.