2017-18 University Catalog 
    
    Jul 13, 2024  
2017-18 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HED 240 - Emergency Care and CPR


(F,W,S)
Lecture Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 2

Comprehensive coverage of emergency care for a wide variety of injuries or illnesses. Course content includes artificial respiration and cardiopulmonary resuscitation, wounds, and bleeding; shock; burns; poisonings; bone, joint, and muscle injuries; cold- and heat-related injuries; alcohol and drug emergencies; and methods of transportation. Emphasis on victim examination, evaluation, and assessment tools and appropriate immediate and temporary care.