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EMS - Emergency Medical Services

EMS 159

ALS- SPECIAL POPULATIONS

(3.00 CR.)

Prerequisites: EMS 151 and EMS 153. Pre or Co-requisite EMS 155. Continues the Virginia Office of Emergency Medical Services Intermediate and/or Paramedic curricula. Focuses on the assessment and management of specialty patients including obstetrical, neonates, pediatric, and geriatrics. Lecture 2 hour per week. Laboratory 2 hours per week. Total 4 hours per week.

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