Respiratory Emergencies

Code: NURS8735

Course description

This course explores the specific needs of the emergency respiratory patient. It includes advanced concepts of respiratory assessment and pathophysiology and the clinical management of altered oxygenation and traumatic chest injuries, including related pharmacology and acid/base imbalance. Management of the ventilated patient and alternatives to intubation (e.g. NIPPV) will also be discussed. This course is part of the Emergency Nursing program.

Course details

Hours: 18
Credits: 1
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Start Date
Day/Time
Delivery
Campus
Cost
Availability
Start Date: Mar. 4, 2019
Day/Time:
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $175.44
 
End date: Apr. 14, 2019
Hours: 18
Credits: 1
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None
Start Date: Jun. 17, 2019
Day/Time:
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $175.44
 
End date: Jul. 28, 2019
Hours: 18
Credits: 1
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None
Not all courses are offered each term. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019. Fall 2019 registration opens July 8, 2019.