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Future Respiratory Therapy Students

Make sure Respiratory Therapy is right for you by checking out the program and the profession using these resources.

What are Respiratory Therapists and what do they do?

Respiratory therapists evaluate and treat all types of patients, ranging from premature infants whose lungs are not fully developed to elderly people whose lungs are diseased. They provide temporary relief to patients with chronic asthma or emphysema and give emergency care to patients who are victims of a heart attack, stroke, drowning, or shock.

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Watch videos of Respiratory Therapists in various specialties.