Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
31-512-331 055795 ST: Surgical Procedures
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description31-512-331 ST: SURGICAL PROCEDURES ...provides the foundational knowledge of surgical core and specialty procedures. Examines pathophysiology, diagnostic interventions, and surgical interventions for a variety of surgical procedures. Incorporates integration of basic health sciences and technical knowledge to complete a plan of action for a surgical procedure. (Prerequisites: 31-512-329, ST: Fundamentals 2; 31-512-330, ST: Clinical 1)
Total Credits4
Prior Learning Assessments
None
Course Competencies
  1. Relate pathophysiology to surgical interventions
  2. Explore surgical interventions for general surgery
  3. Explore surgical interventions for OB/GYN surgery
  4. Explore surgical interventions for orthopedic procedures
  5. Explore surgical interventions for otorhinolaryngologic procedures
  6. Explore surgical interventions for genitourinary
  7. Explore surgical interventions for vascular procedures
  8. Explore surgical interventions for cardiothoracic procedures
  9. Explore surgical interventions for neurosurgical procedures
  10. Explore surgical interventions for plastic reconstructive surgery
  11. Explore surgical interventions for oral and maxillofacial surgery
  12. Explore surgical interventions for ophthalmic procedures