Apr 21, 2021  
2018-2019 College Catalog 
    
2018-2019 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PM 204 CARDIOLOGY



This course focuses on the conduction system of the heart, electrocardiography, interpretation of cardiac rhythms, and the treatment of cardiac dysrhythmias. This course also covers the pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, and treatment of cardiovascular emergencies. The lab component of this course provides comprehensive coverage of pathophysiology and management of cardiovascular emergencies using criticla thinking through scenario-based approach. Students who successfully complete this course will earn Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification. Prerequisite: Admission to Paramedicine Co-requisite: Anatomy & Physiology (BI 215, BI 217, BI 113, or equivalent), PM 201, PM 202, PM 203, PM 205. Department consent is required. 5 Credits Prerequisite: Admission to Paramedicine Co-requisite: Anatomy & Physiology (BI 215, BI 217, BI 113, or equivalent), PM 201, PM 202, PM 203, PM 205. Department consent is required.