2016 - 2017 General Catalogue 
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2016 - 2017 General Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EMS 245. Paramedic Medical Emergencies (3)

This course relates pathophysiology and assessment findings to the formulation of field impressions and implementation of treatment plans for specific medical conditions.  Content areas include pulmonology, neurology, gastroenterology, renal/urology, toxicology, hematology, environmental conditions, infectious and communicable diseases, abuse and assault, patients with special challenges, and acute interventions for the chronic care patient.  Prerequisites: EMS 189.  Corequisites: EMS 240, EMS 243, and EMS 244. Offered at the Alabama Fire College in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.