Respiratory Therapy: Infectious Diseases Related to Domestic and International Travel

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Aboutthe Course:

This intermediate course is designed for respiratory therapists who may encounter infectious diseases related to domestic and international travel.


Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:
  • Explain the contributing factors to the spread of infectious diseases related to travel, natural disasters, and zoonoses.
  • Identify the cause, epidemiology, transmission, pathogenesis, clinical manifestations, treatment, and approaches to prevention and control of bacterial diseases.
  • Identify the cause, epidemiology, transmission, pathogenesis, clinical manifestations, treatment, and approaches to prevention and control of helminthic infections.
  • Discuss the cause, epidemiology, transmission, pathogenesis, clinical manifestations, treatment, and approaches to prevention and control of protozoan pathogens.
  • Discuss the cause, epidemiology, transmission, pathogenesis, clinical manifestations, treatment, and approaches to prevention and control of viral pathogens.
  • Discuss the cause, epidemiology, transmission, pathogenesis, clinical manifestations, treatment, and approaches to prevention and control of fungal pathogens.

Aboutthe Author: 
Author:Aimee D. Green, MAOM, BA, RRT, RCP

Aimee D. Green, MAOM, BA, RRT, RCP, has more than 15 years of clinical experience with respiratory patients. She is currently the director of clinical education and a respiratory care instructor at Missouri State University in West Plains. Aimee has an associate of applied science degree in respiratory therapy from Sanford-Brown College in Kansas City, Missouri, a Bachelor of Arts degree in healthcare management from Ottawa University in Ottawa, Kansas, and a Master of Arts degree in organizational management from the University of Phoenix. She is currently attending Missouri State University to receive her Master of Science degree in public health. Aimee has a wide range of experience in sleep medicine therapies, home care, adult and pediatric airway management, conflict management, educational course development, and more.


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