Okefenokee Technical College 2012-2013 Catalog
EMSP 2140 Advanced Cardiovascular Concepts (45-30-4)
This course equips the paramedicine student with an expanded knowledge of the anatomy, physiology, and electrophysiology of the cardiovascular system. Students will also examine the epidemiology of cardiovascular disease, and will begin to integrate advanced assessment skills (including ECG interpretation) into the assessment of cardiac patients. Topics include: Anatomy, Physiology, and Electrophysiology of the Cardiovascular System; Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Disease; Assessment of the Cardiac Patient; Electrocardiographic (ECG) interpretation.
Prerequisite: Program Admission
Co-requisites: EMSP 2110, EMSP 2120, EMSP 2130, EMSP 2540, EMSP 2330