Description
Advanced Patient Assessment Principles
This course teaches the paramedic student to integrate scene and patient assessment findings with knowledge of epidemiology and pathophysiology to form a field impression. By utilizing a structured and organized assessment process with knowledge of anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, life span development, and changes that occur to the human body with time, the students will learn to develop a list of differential diagnoses through clinical reasoning, along with the ability to modify the assessment as necessary to formulate a treatment plan for their patients. Co-requisites are required with this course and are specific to the Paramedic daytime or evening track.
Details
Grading Basis
Official
Units
3
Offering
Course
EMS 10531913
Academic Group
Associate Degree
Academic Organization
Emergency Medical Services