Course Descriptions

Life Span Emergencies

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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.

Course Name: 

EMS-270

Class Hours: 

2

Lab Hours: 

3

Clinical Hours: 

0

Credit Hours: 

3



All Pre-Requisites listed are required