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2018-2019 Catalog 
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EMS 2620L - Paramedic Phase 1 Lab

Credit Hours: 3.0

Prerequisite(s): None
Corequisite(s): EMS2620

Paramedic Fundamentals Topics and Skills: patient assessment, initial assessment, pathophysiology of shock, general pharmacology, verbal communication, patient assessment, initial assessment, use of radio. Respiratory Emergencies Topics and Skills: basic and advanced airway maintenance, respiratory and cardiac arrest management, breath sounds, oxygen delivery and pharmacology. Cardiovascular Emergencies Topics and Skills: dysrhythmia recognition, defibrillation, CPR, cardiac history, cardioversion, cardiac arrest management. This lab course also prepares the student to complete the American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support course.

Occupational (A.S. and A.A.S.)