May 27, 2020  
2019-2020 Student Handbook and Undergraduate Catalog 
  
2019-2020 Student Handbook and Undergraduate Catalog
Add to Portfolio

EMER 1413 - Management of Medical Emergencies

Credit Hours: 3 Lecture Hours: 3
Prerequisite(s): EMER 1244 - Clinical Practicum II  with a grade of C or better.
Corequisite(s): EMER 1411 - Paramedic Competencies ; EMER 1424 - Clinical Practicum III 
This course will provide the student with the framework to recognize the pathophysiology and implement management of patients with respiratory, neurologic, endocrine, anaphylactic, non- traumatic abdominal, and urologic emergencies. The course includes toxicological, substance abuse, hematologic, environmental, infectious, psychiatric, and behavioral emergencies. The course includes certification in Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS). Students will utilize the simulations lab to enhance their clinical understanding and basic diagnostic skills. Offered in the summer and fall only A grade of “C” or better is required for passing.



Add to Portfolio