CVTE 2010 - Invasive Diagnostic Procedures
Invasive Diagnostic Procedures provides knowledge and skills necessary to perform as a computer-monitoring technologist. The student will be prepared to perform tasks such as diagnostic cardiac catheterization, angioplasty, atherectomy, pacemaker insertion, myocardial biopsy, IABP insertion, calculation of ejection fractions and valve study. Aspects of hemodynamics are discussed such as zeroing and calibrating equipment, recognition of waveforms. Laboratory exercises include instrumentation, application, assessment, and review. Lab session provides extended practice.
Lecture Hours: 4
Lab Hours: 10
Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisites: Acceptance into the Cardiovascular Technology program.
Note: Course not designed for transfer.
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