CVTE 2050 - Vascular Diagnostic Procedures
Vascular Diagnostic Procedures covers principles of vascular anatomy and physiology; hemodynamics; atherogenesis; cardiovascular disease; duplex scanning of carotid arteries; venous disease and testing. Emphasis is placed on peripheral arterial disease; arterial testing; other heart and blood disorders and test; instrumentation review; quality assurance calculations; angiography and diagnostic modalities; and history, physical and patient interaction. Additionally, the student will begin training in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) under the American Heart Association Standards.
Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 6 (S)
Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Cardiovascular Technology program.
Note: Course not designed for transfer.
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