Pre-requisite(s): RESP 2180, RESP 2120
Pre/Co-requisite(s): RESP 2130, RESP 2190
Continues development of skills required in the intensive care of the respiratory patient. Case presentations are required to integrate clinical and classroom theory. Topics include: basic respiratory care of critical care patients, airway management, ventilator monitoring, arterial blood collection, blood gas analysis, and EKG.