Course Description

RSP 372 Airway Care
3 cr.
Offered: Fall
Prerequisite: Successful completion of RSP 271 through 277, and RSP 374.
Airway management, including types of artificial airways, indication, sections, complications, patient safety and maintenance. Laboratory manipulation of airways, tracheostomy tubes and care, nasal, oral and endotracheal suctioning and aseptic technique.