2016-2017 Catalog

RESP 1020 Cardiopulmonary Anatomy and Physiology

4.5 - 0.0 - 4.5


(3) BIOS 1310 or BIOS 2320; CHEM 1010; and acceptance into the Respiratory Care Technology program - must be completed prior to taking this course.

Course Description

This course is a study of advanced cardiopulmonary anatomy and physiology. Special emphasis is placed on airway structures, the mechanics of ventilation, blood gas transport, and acid-base balance.