Respiratory Assessment Course Introduction

Course Overview: The goal of this program is to provide nurses with information about respiratory assessment. The program reviews respiratory structure and function, describes how to do a respiratory assessment, and discusses diseases associated with abnormal assessment findings and how to adapt the assessment for young children. See Objectives for specific course goals.

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The target audience for this course is nurses and other healthcare professionals in all health care settings caring for patients of all ages.