|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Healthcare Sciences|
Enrolment in this subject is restricted to all students enrolled in the Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Bachelor of Physiotherapy IHCAP and the Bachelor of Physiotherapy Honours Programs.
This subject will continue the exploration of the physiotherapist's role in the management of patients across the lifespan in the acute care/cardiorespiratory setting. The management of seriously ill patients will be explored, including the physiotherapy management of intubated and ventilated patients. Students will also develop knowledge and skills regarding evidence based cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
Students must pass the written exam, practical exam and viva (oral exam) to pass the subject. Students are also required to complete simulation sessions, clinical placement, submit a completed clinical logbook and complete ePortfolio items as described in the subject outline. No marks are allotted to the clinical placement, clinical logbook or ePortfolio items.
|Prerequisites:||HS2402 AND HS2403 AND HS2405 AND PS2004 AND PS2005 AND PS2002 AND PS2003 AND RH2002|
|Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal|
|Census Date 26-Mar-2020|
|Coordinator:||Assoc. Professor Anne Jones|
|Lecturers:||Assoc. Professor Anne Jones, Miss Amy Combers.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.