Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-531-919 059703 Paramedic Medical Emergencies
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-531-919 PARAMEDIC MEDICAL EMERGENCIES ...this course teaches the paramedic student to integrate assessment findings with principles of anatomy, physiology, epidemiology, and pathophysiology to formulate a field impression and implement a comprehensive treatment plan for a patient with a medical complaint. (Prerequisites: completion of prior semester coursework; Corequisites: all 10-531-XXX courses in current semester)
Total Credits4
Prior Learning Assessments
None
Course Competencies
  1. Analyze the morbidity/mortality, risk factors, preventative strategies, assessment findings, and pathophysiology of neurological conditions.
  2. Analyze the morbidity/mortality, risk factors, preventative strategies, assessment findings, and pathophysiology of abdominal and gastrointestinal disorders.
  3. Analyze the morbidity/mortality, risk factors, preventative strategies, assessment findings, and pathophysiology of infectious diseases.
  4. Analyze the morbidity/mortality, risk factors, preventative strategies, assessment findings, and pathophysiology of endocrine disorders.
  5. Analyze the morbidity/mortality, risk factors, preventative strategies, assessment findings, and pathophysiology of psychiatric disorders.
  6. Analyze the morbidity/mortality, risk factors, preventative strategies, assessment findings, and pathophysiology of toxicological conditions.
  7. Analyze the morbidity/mortality, risk factors, preventative strategies, assessment findings, and pathophysiology of hematological disorders.
  8. Analyze the morbidity/mortality, risk factors, preventative strategies, assessment findings, and pathophysiology of genitourinary/renal disorders.
  9. Analyze the morbidity/mortality, risk factors, preventative strategies, assessment findings, and pathophysiology of non-traumatic musculoskeletal disorders.
  10. Analyze the morbidity/mortality, risk factors, preventative strategies, assessment findings, and pathophysiology of diseases of the eyes, ears, nose, and throat.