Pathophysiology and Pharmacology for the Paramedic

PMP243

Principles of patient assessment related to the pathophysiology of shock and pharmacology as related to the EMT-P. Discussion focuses on shock in terms of the cellular level, blood and components, immune and inflammatory responses, fluids and electrolytes, acid-base balance, and hemorrhage. Applied principles and techniques include vascular access and medication administration. Fall Only.

6 Credits: 4.50 Lecture, 4.50 Lab

Corequisites:
, PMP249

Prerequisites:
PMP134 and PMP135 and PMP139