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2022-2023 Catalog

SUR - 110 Intro to Surgical Technology

Class: 3 Lab: 0 Clinical: 0 Credit: 3

State 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.

Course Version Effective Term: 2012SP