EMS 164 Pediatric Advanced Life Support (2 CR)

(FORMERLY EMS 235 WITH EMS 174 and EMS 176)

This course is designed to provide the paramedic student with the skills and knowledge to handle pediatric emergencies in the pre-hospital setting. Pediatric patients are not treated as “young” adults. They are a distinct population with different responses to injuries than adults.

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Prerequisite: Instructor Permission Required

Corequisites: EMS 160, EMS 161, EMS 162, EMS 163, and EMS 166.