RSPT 55D: MEDIATED STUDIES IN RESPIRATORY THERAPY IV
Foothill College Course Outline of Record
|2 laboratory per week (24 total per quarter)
|Degree & Credit Status:
|Degree-Applicable Credit Course
|Letter Grade Only
Student Learning Outcomes
- Interprets waveforms accurately.
- Distinguishes between the different modes of ventilation.
The student will be able to:
A. Demonstrate and describe the following skills:
1. PB840 ventilator module
2. Capnography and other diagnostic devices
3. Arterial blood gases part I and II
4. Weaning from mechanical ventilation
5. Non-invasive PPV in acute respiratory failure
6. Innovative approaches to the management of ARDS
7. Volume vs. pressure control
8. Ventilator induced lung injury
9. Management of oxygen
10. Permissive hypercapnia
A. PB840 ventilator online training module
B. Capnography computer module
C. Arterial blood gases part I and II training modules
D. Weaning from mechanical ventilation computer module
E. Non-invasive PPV in acute respiratory failure computer module
F. Innovative approaches to the management of ARDS computer module
G. Volume vs. pressure control MidiSim computer module
H. Ventilator induced lung injury MidiSim computer module
I. Management of oxygen MidiSim computer module
J. Permissive hypercapnia MidiSim computer module
K. Auto-peep MidiSim computer module
A. PB840 ventilator
C. Arterial blood gases part I and II
D. Weaning from mechanical ventilation
E. Non-invasive PPV in acute respiratory failure
F. Innovative approaches to the management of ARDS
G. Volume vs. pressure control
H. Ventilator induced lung injury
I. Management of oxygen
J. Permissive hypercapnia
Special Facilities and/or Equipment
Method(s) of Evaluation
A. Computer administered and scored examinations.
Method(s) of Instruction
A. Interactive computer based learning.
B. Media materials will provide an alternative learning resource for non-traditional students.
Representative Text(s) and Other Materials
Kacmarek, Stoller, and Heuer. Mosby's Respiratory Care Online for Egan's Fundamentals of Respiratory Care. 2nd ed. St. Louis: C.V. Mosby Co., 2013. ISBN 9780323084932
Although this text is older than the suggested "5 years or newer" standard, it remains a seminal text in this area of study.
Types and/or Examples of Required Reading, Writing, and Outside of Class Assignments
A. Interactive computer modules.