Okefenokee Technical College 2012-2013 Catalog
EMSP 2320 Therapeutic Modalities of Medical Care (60-30-5)
This course will enable the student to integrate assessment findings with principles of epidemiology and pathophysiology to formulate a field impression and implement a comprehensive treatment/disposition plan for a patient experiencing a medical emergency. Topics include: Medical Overview; Neurology; Abdominal and Gastrointestinal Disorders; Immunology; Infectious Disease; Endocrine Disorders; Psychiatric; Toxicology; Respiratory; Hematology; Genitourinary/Renal; Non-Traumatic Musculoskeletal Disorders; Diseases of the Eyes, Ears, Nose, and Throat; and Assessment of Medical Emergencies.
Prerequisite: EMSP 2110, EMSP 2120, EMSP 2130, EMSP 2140, EMSP 2540, EMSP 2330
Co-requisites: EMSP 2310, EMSP 2340, EMSP 2510, EMSP 2520, EMSP 2550