CSP 106 - Surgical Instrumentation

Course Description

Effective: 2018-01-01

Prepares the student to visually identify surgical instruments and distinguish category, use, and name of each instrument. Emphasizes quality assurance and provides the student with the skills to package and inspect instrumentation and equipment for sterilization.
Laboratory 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
1 credits

General Course Purpose

This course is designed with an emphasis on the knowledge and recognition of medical instruments, as well as instrumentation practice skills. The course covers topics, such as instrument identification, categories, use, and inspection. Emphasizes quality assurance testing, instrument tray set-up, packaging, tamper-evident seals, robotic and laser instruments, endoscopes, complex instruments, regulations, and proper inspection of medical instrumentation.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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