SRGT 1509 - FUNDAMENTALS OF PERIOPERATIVE CONCEPTS & TECHNIQUES

In-depth coverage of perioperative concepts such as aseptic principles and practices, infectious processes, wound healing, and creation and maintenance of the sterile field.

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate principles and practices of aseptic/sterile techniques
  • Identify infectious processes and concepts of wound healing
  • Create a sterile field utilizing basic case preparation
  • Exhibit maintenance of the sterile field during procedures

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 5
Lecture hours: 64.0
Lab hours: 32.0

Corequisites:

  • HITT 1205 - MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY
  • SRGT 1261 - CLINICAL - SURGICAL/OPERATING ROOM TECHNOLOGIST - INTRODUCTORY
  • SRGT 1505 - INTRODUCTION TO SURGICAL TECHNOLOGY
  • VNSG 1420 - ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY FOR ALLIED HEALTH