Course Descriptions

Cardiology II

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This course provides an in-depth study of cardiovascular emergencies and is required for paramedic certification. Topics include assessment and treatment of cardiac emergencies, application and interpretation of advanced electrocardiography utilizing the twelve-lead ECG, cardiac pharmacology, and patient care. Upon completion, students should be able to assess and treat patients utilizing American Heart Association guidelines.

Course Name: 

EMS-220

Class Hours: 

2

Lab Hours: 

3

Clinical Hours: 

0

Credit Hours: 

3