SUR102 Surgical Theory II

This course introduces the student to the basic principles of aseptic and sterile technique. The students will learn methods of disinfection and sterilization, hand hygiene and surgical scrub, gowning and gloving, technological sciences, pre and post-operative patient care, urinary catheterization, hemostasis, pharmacology and anesthesia, disaster preparedness and response.  Upon successful course completion, students will be able to discuss the principles of asepsis, the surgical environment, and the various roles during an all-hazard event.  The student will learn the basic principles and reasons for aseptic technique.

Prerequisites

SUR 101

Credit Hours: 
3.00
Catalog Code: 
SUR102