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2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog [ARCHIVED PUBLICATION]

SUR 110 - Intro to Surgical Technology

Class: 3 Lab: 0 Clinical: 0 Credit: 3
Corequisite: SUR 111 
This course provides a comprehensive study of the operative environment, professional roles, moral/legal/ethical responsibilities, and medical communications used in surgical technology. Topics include: professional behaviors, medical terminology, interdepartmental/peer/relationships, operating room environment/safety, pharmacology, anesthesia, incision sites, physiology of wound healing, and biomedical sciences. Upon completion, students should be able to apply theoretical knowledge of the course topics to the operative environment.