Obstetrics, Gynecology, & Pediatrics for the Prehospital Professional

Course Number: 
EMS 1310
Semester: 
Summer
Subject: 
Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
Credits 
3.00

During this lecture-based course the paramedic student learns to assess and manage gynecological and obstetrical emergencies and childbirth, and to care for the pediatric patient from birth through age 18. Includes topics of abuse and neglect, pediatric resuscitation, neonatal resuscitation, and technology-dependent children.

3 hours of lecture per week