CVTE 1020 - Medical Instrumentation
Medical Instrumentation combines medical instrumentation with practical exercises. Lecture topics include introduction to medical instrumentation, electricity and magnetism, electrical safety and electrical components. The course also is an overview of microprocessor-based equipment, x-ray tubes and generators, darkroom equipment, defibrillators, surgical lasers and devices, intravenous pumps and ventilators. Practical exercises include methodology, data collection, testing and troubleshooting of specified equipment.
Lecture Hours: 3
Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Cardiovascular Technology program.
Note: Course not designed for transfer.
Click here for Fall 2020 course scheduling information.
Click here for Spring 2021 course scheduling information.
Click here for course textbook information.
Add to Catalog (opens a new window)