EMS 2614

Trauma Emergencies (2)

Corequisite: EMS 2614L

Classification: Occupational

This course is designed to give the student an in-depth study in pathophysiology and management of trauma for adults and children. The focus is assessment of the trauma patient, management of hemorrhage and shock, head and facial, thoracic, abdominal, spinal and CNS injuries, musculoskeletal injuries, multi-system trauma injuries, burns, special airway problems and current trends in trauma management. Florida EMT certification is required prior to enrolling in this course.