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Advanced Medical Emergencies

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
EMS 250 Advanced Medical Emergencies 2 3 0 3
Prerequisites: EMS 120 and (EMS 121 or EMS 122) and EMS 130 and EMS 131
Corequisites: None
Effective Term: Fall 2000

This course provides an in-depth study of medical conditions frequently encountered in the prehospital setting and is required for paramedic certification. Topics include pulmonology, neurology, endocrinology, anaphylaxis, gastroenterology, toxicology, and environmental emergencies integrating case presentation and emphasizing pharmacotherapeutics. Upon completion, students should be able to recognize and manage frequently encountered medical conditions based upon initial patient impression.


  • : 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)
  • : Global Distinction
  • : Requisite(s)

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