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Certified Respiratory Therapy Technician

CRTT; a respiratory therapy technician who has been certified by the National Board for Respiratory Care.

respiratory therapy technician, certified (CRTT)

an allied health professional who administers general respiratory care. Duties can include collection and review of clinical data; examination of the patient by inspection, palpation, percussion, and auscultation; and assembling and maintaining equipment used in respiratory care.


certified respiratory therapy technician.
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I concentrate on three interconnected questions about the adequacy of CRTT.
If they aren't, psycho-functionalism, and CRTT, are irrelevant to the traditional debate.
Thus, we will not find in the functional part of the CRTT story encouragement to think that mental properties can be causally relevant to what we use them to explain, that is, the output in terms of which we seek to define them.
someday); Certified Respiratory Therapy Technicians (CRTT); Certified Respiratory Therapists (CRT) (those who passed the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) entry-level exam post July 1998 or those CRTTs who chose to officially change their credentialing title.