RSPT 213R : Neonatal & Pediatric Respiratory Care

This course provides the students a fundamental background in the principles and concepts of neonatal and pediatric respiratory therapy. Specific topics that will be discussed will include: growth and development of the fetus, the perinatal period, changes that occur at birth, respiratory and cardiovascular abnormalities, and the respiratory therapy equipment used to treat such conditions.

Prerequisites

(or corequisite)

Overview

Credits

3

Lecture Hours

2