May 2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
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May 2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EM 116 - EMT Basic Theory and Lab

This course introduces theory and techniques of basic emergency medical care in the pre-hospital setting and pathophysiological principles related to the recognition and management of a variety of patient conditions.  Students will interpret signs and symptoms to develop a treatment management plan related to the patient’s condition.  The course will certify each student in basic life support for cardiac emergencies.   Semester Credit Hours 9.00 semester credit hours Contact Hours: 150.00 Prerequisite: None. Corequisite: EM 117 EMT Basic Clinical .