EMS 230 Paramedic IV

In this lecture, you are challenged to learn about the heart!

EMS-230 Paramedic IV

Credit Hours: 
4.00
Course Description: 
Introduces pathophysiology of cardiovascular disease and discusses how to recognize and treat the associated dysrhythmias. Covers the following topics in a broad manner: anatomy and physiology (review), general pathophysiology, geriatric considerations, assessment and management of emergencies in the areas of hematology, gastroenterology, toxicology, substance abuse, urology and nephrology, behavioral and psychiatric disorders, and environmental emergencies.
Prerequisites: 
EMS-200, EMS-210, EMS-206, and EMS-291
Co-requisites: 
EMS-220, EMS-216, and EMS-292