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RET 1205 Cardiopulmonary Disease Processes

Diseases and disorders affecting the cardiopulmonary systems emphasizing diagnosis, selection and implementation of therapeutic modalities and the role of the respiratory care practitioner in treatment.

Division: Health Sciences
Department: Respiratory Care
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: RET 1101 AND Restricted to Majors 


  • Compare and contrast obstructive disease processes and discuss treatment modalities for each.
  • Compare and contrast restrictive disease processes and describe treatment modalities for each.
  • Identify cardiac conditions/diseases and compare and contrast treatment modalities for each.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3