SUT 2200 Surgical Procedures III

Discusses specific orthopedic, cardiothoracic, open heart, trauma and pediatric procedures. Examines immediate postanesthesia care. Focuses on role transition to beginning Surgical Technology Practitioner. Emphasizes a common systematic approach to all surgeries. Introduces Surgical Technologist’s role on specialty teams, as second circulator, in ambulatory surgery centers, and in pediatrics.

Division: Health Sciences
Department: Surgical Technology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: SUT 2120 AND SUT 2127 AND PSY 1100 

Outcomes

  • Describe the role of the Surgical Technologist at an employment acceptable level for general and commonly performed specialty surgical procedures.
  • Identify anatomy relevant to the orthopedic, cardiothoracic, open heart, trauma, and pediatric surgeries and relate it to clinical practice.
  • Demonstrate in adaptations of perioperative care for the pediatric and post-operative patient.
  • Demonstrates functions of a surgical technologist in orthopedic, cardiothoracic, open heart, trauma, and pediatric surgeries.

Credit Hours: 5

Classroom Hours: 5