NDT 220 NDT Skills I • 2 Cr.

Description

An introduction to other neurodiagnostic recordings used in the neurological area. Emphasis will be placed on polysomnography (sleep disorders) and long-term epilepsy monitoring. Prerequisite: NDT 105 and 121 with a C or better. Previously ENDT 220. Either ENDT 220 or NDT 220 may be taken for credit, but not both.

Outcomes

After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Perform polysomnography patient hook-up
  • Score sleep stages and respiratory events
  • Assess CPAP management for polysomnography
  • Assess EKG dysrhythmias and how they relate to polysomnography
  • Perform the 10-10 system of electrode placement
  • Ensure patient safety and assess patient during and after a seizure

Offered