Cochise College

CATALOG 2015-16

RTH 243 ‡ Advanced Assessment and Monitoring (4)

Prerequisite(s): RTH 124, RTH 162, RTH 235, and RTH 246; and concurrent enrollment in RTH 241 and RTH 245.

A study of the assessment of critical respiratory patients. Topics include cardiac output, invasive hemodynamics, sleep-related breathing disorders, nutritional assessment, advanced cardiac arrhythmia interpretation, and bronchoscopy.

3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory.