BMET 250 Introduction to Biomedical Instrumentation (3)
Credit, Degree Applicable
PREREQ.: ANAT 14 and ELEC 101
A study of biomedical instrumentation and equipment used in the health care field emphasizing critical care applications. Bioelectric potentials will be examined and analyzed with electrocardiographs, electroencephalographs, and similar equipment. Other subjects reviewed include but are not limited to: blood pressure, flow and heart sounds, operation principles of transducers, patient monitors, equipment defibrillators and pacers.