2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
    Jul 20, 2024  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Add to Portfolio (opens a new window)

EMS 270 - Life Span Emergencies


Class Hours: 3 Lab Hours: 3 Clinic/WkExp Hours: 0 Credit Hours: 4

Prerequisite: EMS 122  and EMS 130  
Corequisite: None
Local Prerequisite: Enrollment in EMS program
Local Corequisite: None

Additional Fees: $11.25 Lab

This course covers medical/ethical/legal issues and the spectrum of age-specific emergencies from conception through death required for paramedic certification. Topics include gynecological, obstetrical, neonatal, pediatric, and geriatric emergencies and pharmacological therapeutics. Upon completion, students should be able to recognize and treat age-specific emergencies.



Add to Portfolio (opens a new window)