Laboratory course focusing on techniques and procedures used to support the neonatal patient in respiratory failure. Emphasis is placed on correct set-up and application of the procedure and equipment. Topics include nasal CPAP, continuous flow IMV, mean airway pressure therapy, vital signs, chest assessment, apgar scoring, and resuscitation of the newborn.
MISSED EXAM, LABORATORY REPORT OR OTHER GRADED ITEM POLICY
Anything not completed and handed in on time will be subjected to a 15% per day penalty (weekends and holidays included). No exceptions!