Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2018-2019

RCP-510 Respiratory Care II (6.00)

Explores the theory, equipment operation and application with laboratory exercises in adult and pediatric/neonatal mechanical ventilation, IPPB and arterial blood gas analysis. Examines the effect of mechanical ventilation on acid base balance. Laboratory emphasis on the operation and application of adult and pediatric/neonatal ventilators. Credits: 6, Hours: (4/4/0/0), Prereq: minimum C- in CHM-110, RCP-220; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B