EMS-220: Paramedic III

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WebAdvisor Title
Paramedic III

Catalog Info

Credit Hours
4.00
Contact Hours
4.00
Course Description

Introduces the pathophysiology of respiratory disease and neurological emergencies, then integrates this knowledge with assessment findings to develop a field impression and deliver appropriate medical care, including an in-depth discussion of endocrine emergencies and the associated treatments. Significant course time details the anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology of various types of trauma. The emphasis is on treating the “whole patient,” avoiding treatment distractions of any singular injury.

Pre-requisites
EMS 200, EMS 206, EMS 210, EMS 290
Co-requisites
EMS 216, EMS 230, EMS 295
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
No
Course Satisfies MTA Requirements
No