Cochise College

CATALOG 2015-16

RTH 246 Cardiorespiratory Disorders I (3)

Prerequisite(s): RTH 110, RTH 112, RTH 121, and RTH 123; and concurrent enrollment in RTH 124, RTH 162, and RTH 235.

A study of commonly encountered respiratory disorders in adult patients. Topics include infectious pulmonary diseases, obstructive pulmonary diseases, traumatic lung and chest injuries, pulmonary vascular diseases, disorders of the pleura and chest wall, and important issues related to cardiopulmonary disorders.

3 hours lecture.