PSG 108 - Clinical Practicum in Sleep Medicine II

Description
Description: As in the Clinical Practicum in Sleep Medicine I, students in this course will spend a semester observing and working in a clinical sleep laboratory. During this semester students will focus on learning to titrate patients with positive airway pressure machines including CPAP, BiPAP and ASV. Titration of supplemental oxygen will also be taught. Real time obstructive and central sleep apnea and hypopnea, and EKG arrhythmia detection will be an area of particular focus. Students will also gain experience performing MSLT and MWT testing. Enrollment Requirements: PREREQUISITE: PSG 103, PSG 104, PSG 105, AND MEDICAL CLEARANCE FROM THE INTERNSHIP SITE. COREQUSITE: PSG 107 AND PSG 108 OPEN ONLY TO POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECHNOLOGY MAJORS.
Credits
6
Recent Professors
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2019, Fall 2018, Fall 2017
Offered
WFThSa, WFTh
Avg. Class Size
30
Avg. Sections
1