Course: EMS 1324  Paramedic Care II, Trauma Emergencies

Subject: Emergency Medical Sciences

Prerequisites: Pre or Corequisite: EMS 1314 Paramedic Care I

Credits: 4

Description: Paramedic Care II is a study of all age groups, of advanced assessment, pathophysiology, and management of trauma emergencies. Course to include clinical reasoning and the development of treatment plans. The student will be expected to accept accountability for personal learning and performance which reflects a complex understanding of circulatory support, hemorrhage, all etiologies of shock, resuscitation, chest, abdominal, genitourinary, orthopedic, soft tissue, head, neck, face, nervous system, environmental and multi system trauma, and to apply standards of paramedic practice. Includes Laboratory and Clinical Shifts.