This course is approved by the Kansas Board of Regents for guaranteed transfer among all Kansas Regents public postsecondary institutions. Additional courses may also be eligible for transfer. Please visit a JCCC counselor or the JCCC Registrar's office, and the Transfer Kansas portal to learn more.
NDT 225 Polysomnography* (5 Hours)
Prerequisites : Admission to the Neurodiagnostic Program and NDT 140 with a grade of "C" or higher and NDT 145 with a grade of "C" or higher and NDT 150 with a grade of "C" or higher and NDT 156 with a grade of "C" or higher.
This course will provide a comprehensive study of Polysomnography (PSG) including: the history of sleep medicine, neurophysiologic mechanisms of normal sleep, cardiopulmonary anatomy and physiology as it relates to sleep medicine, electrocardiogram (ECG) interpretation, sleep study equipment, disease processes and conditions which adversely affect sleep, patient and equipment preparation, PSG monitoring and documentation, sleep study scoring, and therapeutic interventions associated with PSG procedures.