UT Dallas 2013 Graduate Catalog

COMD6108 - Pulmonary Issues

COMD 6108 Pulmonary Issues (1 semester hour) Issues related to respiration and swallowing coordination in normal aging and patients with specific respiratory conditions (i.e., aspiration pneumonia, COPD, Parkinsonism, patients on mechanical ventilation). Normal and disordered respiratory systems, and assessment/management considerations for patients with specific respiratory issues are discussed. Prerequisite: COMD 7303. (1-0) S