Course Description


RSP 276 Therapeutic Modalities
4 cr.
Offered: Winter
Prerequisite: Admission to Respiratory Therapy program.
Aerosol and humidy therapy; medical gas therapy; breathing exercises, lung inflation and bronchial hygene principles and therapies. Setting goals, meeting criteria, selecting therapeutic modalities and evaluating effects. Laboratory practice in setting up and adjusting equipment, using stethoscope and performing basic chest exam.