May 27, 2019  
2017-2018 Arapahoe Community College Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Arapahoe Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EMS 123 - EMT Trauma Emergencies


2 Credits

Provides the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) student with the knowledge and skills to provide appropriate emergency care and transportation of a patient who has suffered a traumatic injury. The concepts of kinematics and the biomechanics of trauma, along with pathophysiology and injury patterns will provide the student with the ability to assess and manage the trauma patient.

Prerequisite(s): College Level Reading and Writing

Corequisite(s): EMS 121 , EMS 122 , and EMS 170