Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-531-915 059699 Paramedic Respiratory Management
Outline of Instruction
|10-531-915 PARAMEDIC RESPIRATORY MANAGEMENT...this course teaches the paramedic student to integrate complex knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology into the assessment to develop and implement a treatment plan with the goal of assuring a patient airway, adequate mechanical ventilation, and respiration for patients of all ages. Specific knowledge pertaining to the respiratory system is also provided to ensure the student is prepared to formulate a field impression and implement a comprehensive treatment plan for a patient with a respiratory complaint. (Corequisites: all 10-531-XXX courses in the current semester)|
Prior Learning Assessments
Describe the process of airway management.
Summarize the process of respiration.
Demonstrate artificial ventilation.
Summarize pulmonary diseases and conditions.
Manage the airway of a patient.