Who needs this class:
EMT’s, Paramedics, Physicians who are looking to broaden their knowledge and improve their critical thinking when managing various medical emergencies.
EMT’s, Paramedics, Nurses, and Physicians.
Students learn to recognize and manage common medical crises through realistic case-based scenarios that challenge students to apply their knowledge to highly critical patients. The course emphasizes the use of scene size-up, history, interactive group discussion on potential treatment strategies, and physical exam to systematically rule out and consider possibilities and probabilities in treating patients’ medical crises.
• Respiratory disorders
• Cardiovascular disorders
• Altered mental status
• Neurological disorders
• Endocrine/Metabolic disorders
• Environmental emergencies
• Infectious disease
• Abdominal disorders
• Toxicological emergencies
• Exposure to hazardous materials