Dec 15, 2019  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
    
2019-2020 College Catalog

ICVT 220 Principles of Invasive Cardiovascular Technology II

This course will provide an in-depth study of interventional cardiovascular techniques including stent placement, balloon angioplasty, rotational and directional atherectomy and intravascular ultrasound. Identification of pediatric heart defects and interventions will be discussed along with cardiopulmonary surgery. The student will become proficient with the objectives and guideline of the American Heart Association for Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). Open only to matriculated Invasive Cardiovascular Technology students.
Pre-requisite(s): ICVT 200 Introduction to Health Care  with a final grade of “C” or better or equivalent experience; ICVT 210 Principles of Invasive Cardiovascular Technology I  with a final grade of “C” or better; ICVT 211 Invasive Cardiovascular Technology Clinic I  with a final grade of “C” or better.
Co-requisite(s): ICVT 221 Invasive Cardiovascular Technology Clinic II .
Terms Offered: Spring
Offered Distance Learning: No
Credits: 3
Contact Hours:
Lecture: 3