Pulmonary and Cardiology for the Paramedic


Principles and techniques in pulmonary and cardiology. Emphasis on respiratory and cardiovascular anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, diseases, conditions, assessment and management plans. Study and skill development also includes respiratory and cardiac pharmacology, medication administration, electrical therapy, and treatment modalities as well as the principles and practice of dysrhythmia and cardiac arrest management. 6 Credits (4.50 Lecture - 4.50 Lab) Prerequisite(s): PMP134 and PMP135 and PMP139. Corequisite(s): PMP243 and PMP249. Fall Only.