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SURT-1740 - Prin of Surgical Technology

Introduction to the history of Surgical Technology, healthcare facilities organization, OR physical environment and OR safety factors. The introduction to the perioperative routine of the surgical patient to include patient transportation, PACU, diagnostic studies, biopsychosocial needs and death and dying. The introduction of patient monitoring and vitals, special needs patients and hemostasis, blood loss and fluid balance. The introduction of emergency patient situations and Hazards preparedness.
Academic Level
Undergraduate
Subject
SURT-Surgical Technology
Department
Surgical Technology
Credits
3
Prerequisites
  • Take SURT-1640
Corequisites
None