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Cardiology

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
EMS 220 Cardiology 2 6 0 4
Prerequisites: EMS 120 and EMS 130 and EMS 131
Corequisites: None
Effective Term: Fall 2000

This course provides an in-depth study of cardiovascular emergencies and is required for paramedic certification. Topics include anatomy and physiology, pathophysiology, rhythm interpretation, cardiac pharmacology, and patient treatment. Upon completion, students should be able to certify at the Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider level utilizing American Heart Association guidelines.

Legend

  • : Comprehensive Articulation Agreement - This course is recommended for students transferring to a four-year university.
  • : Local Requirement
  • : Instructional Service Agreement
  • : Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)

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