ACU

Semester 2, 2017


CARDIORESPIRATORY SCIENCE AND PRACT. (12WKS)

56 pages

10,000 words

$39.00

Description

Detailed notes with diagrams, X-ray analysis and a summary of prerequisite subjects. Focus on physiological processes associated with the cardiovascular and respiratory systems to the physiotherapy management of individuals with cardiorespiratory dysfunction.
Topics include
- Lung sounds/auscultation
- Airflow limitation
- Restrictive disorders
- Infective and suppurative disorders
- Impaired airway clearance
- Cardiac disorders
- Investigations for the patient with respiratory and cardiac dysfunction
- Physiotherapy assessment for the patient with respiratory and cardiac dysfunction
- Physiotherapy interventions for the patient with respiratory and cardiac dysfunction
- Theory of and evidence for physiotherapy intervention in respiratory and cardiac dysfunction
- Airway clearance and volume restoration techniques
- Selected outcome measures including -Rating of perceived exertion, Modified Borg scale/Borg scale, Visual analogue scale

Author

Bronte

Campus

ACU, North Sydney (MacKillop)

Member since

September 2018