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ECP 204 - Medical Emergencies I


Credit(s): 3

Prerequisite(s): program director’s consent.
This course provides an in-depth study in the pathophysiology and management of cardiovascular disease and related emergencies.  Students will also study obstetrical, neonatal, and pediatric emergencies. (Fall Semester)

Course Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of the course, students will be able to
  • Explain the relationship between assessment findings with principles of epidemiology and pathophysiology to formulate a field impression and implement a comprehensive treatment plan for a patient with a cardiovascular complaint.
  • Discuss the relationship between assessment findings and the principles of pathophysiology as well as psychosocial needs to formulate a field impression and implement a comprehensive treatment plan for a patient who is pregnant and is experiencing a medical or trauma emergency.
  • Discuss the relationship between assessment findings and the principles of pathophysiology as well as psychosocial needs to formulate a field impression and implement a comprehensive treatment plan for a neonate.
  • Discuss the relationship between assessment findings and the principles of pathophysiology as well as psychosocial needs to formulate a field impression and implement a comprehensive treatment plan for a pediatric patient.



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