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PMC2110 Paramedicine Principles 1

Short Description: Paramedicine Principles 1
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Health and Wellbeing
Student contribution band : Band 2
ASCED code : 069905 - Paramedical Studies
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 22 February 2019

Requisites

Pre-requisite: PMC1105 and PMC1000

Synopsis

Cardiovascular and respiratory conditions are the most common medical emergencies managed by paramedics. Paramedic Principles 1 will focus on the epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical manifestations and therapeutic management of patients with cardiovascular and respiratory conditions and emergencies by focusing on the epidemiology, pathophysiology and clinical manifestations of selected cardiovascular and respiratory diseases. This course will also develop the students' ability to acquire and critically appraise evidence and apply findings to paramedic practice.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2019 On-campus Ipswich