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29-1126.00 - Respiratory Therapists Bright Outlook

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Perform pulmonary function and adjust equipment to obtain optimum results in therapy.

29-2054.00 Respiratory Therapy Technicians
  • Set equipment controls to regulate the flow of oxygen, gases, mists, or aerosols.
  • Prepare or test devices, such as mechanical ventilators, therapeutic gas administration apparatus, environmental control systems, aerosol generators, or electrocardiogram (EKG) machines.
  • Perform diagnostic procedures to assess the severity of respiratory dysfunction in patients.
29-2031.00 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Conduct electrocardiogram (EKG), phonocardiogram, echocardiogram, stress testing, or other cardiovascular tests to record patients' cardiac activity, using specialized electronic test equipment, recording devices, or laboratory instruments.
  • Adjust equipment and controls according to physicians' orders or established protocol.
  • Conduct tests of pulmonary system, using spirometer or other respiratory testing equipment.
29-2099.01 Neurodiagnostic Technologists Bright Outlook
  • Set up, program, or record montages or electrical combinations when testing peripheral nerve, spinal cord, subcortical, or cortical responses.
  • Adjust equipment to optimize viewing of the nervous system.
29-1128.00 Exercise Physiologists Bright Outlook
  • Conduct stress tests, using electrocardiograph (EKG) machines.
  • Measure oxygen consumption or lung functioning, using spirometers.
29-2032.00 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Bright Outlook
  • Observe screen during scan to ensure that image produced is satisfactory for diagnostic purposes, making adjustments to equipment as required.
  • Select appropriate equipment settings and adjust patient positions to obtain the best sites and angles.

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