2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Oct 29, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook
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EMS 250 - Medical Emergencies


Class Hours 3
Lab Hours 3
Clinical Hours 0
Work Experience 0
Credit Hours 4
Minimum State Prerequisites: Take All: EMS 122  and EMS 130 
Minimum State Corequisites: None
Local Prerequisites: None
Local Corequisites: None

This course provides an in-depth study of medical conditions frequently encountered in the prehospital setting and is required for paramedic certification. Topics include appropriate interventions/treatments for disorders/diseases/injuries affecting the following systems: respiratory, neurological, abdominal/gastrointestinal, endocrine, genitourinary, musculoskeletal, and immunological as well as toxicology, infectious diseases and diseases of the eyes, ears, nose and throat. Upon completion, students should be able to recognize, assess and manage the care of frequently encountered medical conditions based upon initial patient assessment.

College Transfer: N/A



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