Cochise College

CATALOG 2015-16

RTH 256 ‡ Cardiorespiratory Disorders II (3)

Prerequisite(s): RTH 241, RTH 243, and RTH 245; and concurrent enrollment in RTH 251, RTH 255, and RTH 257.

A continuation of RTH 246. Topics include neuromuscular disorders affecting ventilation, neoplastic diseases of the lung, and environmental lung diseases. Additional topics include assessment of the fetus and the neonate, cardiovascular disorders and congenital anomalies of the newborn, cardiopulmonary disorders of the newborn, and pediatric cardiopulmonary disorders.

3 hours lecture.