PR 509 - Extracorporeal Circuitry and Lab II
(1 cr.) This intensive study of the appropriate procedures for providing extracorporeal circulation for a variety of purposes includes operation of specialized medical devices, quality control and troubleshooting techniques. Intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation, autologous blood recovery and ventricular assist devices are covered. Students are expected to search recent medical publications and generate discussion in an attempt to resolve controversial issues pertaining to best practice. A minimum grade of B- is required to progress. Prerequisite: PR 500, PR 502, PA 535, PR 508, PR 516; Every Year, Spring

Spring 2017