Clinical Skills Lab
- Daryl Lofaso, Ph.D., RRT, CHSE
Skills Lab Course Director
- 2020 Gravier Street, Suite 602
New Orleans, LA 70112
CSI 201 Skills Lab # 2:
OBJECTIVES/COMPETENCIES: At the end of this lab, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate and review appropriate Lumbar Puncture: indications, contraindications, technique, and equipment.
- Demonstrate universal precautions and sterile technique.
Read Lumbar Puncture in the Student Procedure Manual; view video on Lumbar Puncture; and Review above web pages prior to the session. Also review PowerPoint presentation on Skills Lab 2, which may be printed out as a handout. Take online pre-test prior to the "Zoom" scheduled review: pretest, discussion, and question/answer. After the Zoom session, student groups will attend a scheduled lab session for a procedure demonstration and practice. Students will report to the Skills Lab to demonstrate the procedure/skill on either an anatomical model or patient simulator.
WEB BASES INFORMATION / NOTES:
LSUHSC NEEDLE STICK EXPOSURE POLICY:
DRESS: Comfortable Clothes