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EMS160

Cardiology I

This course introduces the study of cardiovascular emergencies and is required for paramedic certification. Topics include anatomy and physiology, pathophysiology, electrophysiology, and basic rhythm interpretation in the monitoring leads. Upon completion, students should be able to recognize and interpret basic rhythms.

Lecture Hours: 

1.00

Lab Hours: 

3.00

Clinical Hours: 

0.00

Credit Hours: 

2.00

Prerequisites: 

EMS 110