SUR 102 : Applied Surgical Techniques

This course is the application of principles of asepsis and the role of the surgical technologist. Emphasis is placed on creating and maintaining a sterile environment, identification of surgical instruments, equipment, and supplies, proper patient positioning for surgical procedures, and applying skills of intraoperative procedures. Upon completion of his course, the student should be able to name and select basic surgical instruments, supplies, and equipment, participate in mock surgical procedures.

Prerequisites

Admission to the Surgical Technology programĀ and BIO 103, BIO 201, ENG 101, MTH 100, ORI 101, and Humanities Elective.

Overview

Subject

Credits

4
Lecture Hours
2
Lab Hours
6
Manipulative Hours
0