Patient Assessment Principles

Catalog Number
10531913
Credits
3.00
Description

Teaches the paramedic student to integrate scene and patient assessment findings with knowledge of epidemiology and pathophysiology to form a field impression. Uses a structured and organized assessment process that draws on knowledge of anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, life span development, and changes that occur to the human body with time. Using this process students learn to develop a list of differential diagnoses through clinical reasoning and modify the assessment as necessary to formulate a treatment plan for their patients. Prerequisite: Admission to Paramedic Technician program 105311 or EMT-Paramedic program 315311; Corequisite: EMS Fundamental 10531911

Requirements

010969

Prerequisite: Admission to Paramedic Technician program 105311 or EMT-Paramedic program 315311; Corequisite: EMS Fundamental 10531911

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