Surgical Technology 3
Credits: 7
Department: SUR Surgical Technology
Subject: Surgical Technology
This course continues the theoretical foundation of SUR-110 Surgical and Central Service Technology 1 and SUR-120 Surgical Technology 2. The student is introduced to the specialty areas of surgery and the application of basic scientific knowledge to specific surgical procedures. Specialty areas include general surgery, gynecology, orthopedics, peripheral vascular, cardiac, thoracic, genitourinary, endoscopic and laser surgery. This course will also introduce the student to the pharmacology of surgically related drugs and anesthetic agents, including the calculation of dosages and the effects of drugs and anesthetic agents on the human body.
Corequisite: SUR-231