The Comprehensive Respiratory Therapist Exam Review, Entry and Advanced Levels, 5th Edition

The Comprehensive Respiratory Therapist Exam Review

5th Edition Entry and Advanced Levels

By James R. Sills, MEd, CPFT, RRT, Professor Emeritus, Former Director, Respiratory Care Program, Rock Valley College, Rockford, IL

      1. Patient Assessment
      2. Infection Control
      3. Blood Gas Analysis and Monitoring
      4. Pulmonary Function Testing
      5. Advanced Cardiopulmonary Monitoring
      6. Oxygen and Medical Gas Therapy
      7. Hyperinflation Therapy NEW!
      8. Humidity and Aerosol Therapy
      9. Pharmacology
      10. Bronchopulmonary Hygiene Therapy
      11. Cardiac Monitoring and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
      12. Airway Management
      13. Suctioning the Airway
      14. Intermittent Positive Pressure Breathing (IPPB)
      15. Mechanical Ventilation of the Adult
      16. Mechanical Ventilation of the Neonate
      17. Home Care and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
      18. Special Procedures


Appendix: Summary Content Outline for CRT and Written RRT Examination


Entry Level Exam

Advanced Level Exam

Therapist Written RRT Examination Detailed Content Outline