ERIC Number: ED239057
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Emergency Victim Care. A Training Manual for Emergency Medical Technicians. Module 4. Vital Signs, Patient Assessment. Revised.
Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Vocational Education.
This student manual, the fourth in a set of 14 modules, is designed to train emergency medical technicians (EMTs) in Ohio. The module contains two sections covering the following course content: vital signs (temperature, pulse, respirations, and blood pressure) and patient assessment at the scene of an emergency. Each section contains objectives, an introduction, and information text. The text is illustrated with line drawings and photographs. (KC)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Anatomy, Diagnostic Tests, Emergency Medical Technicians, Human Body, Job Skills, Learning Modules, Medical Evaluation, Patients, Physical Examinations, Physiology, Postsecondary Education, Rescue, Study Guides, Vocational Education
Vocational Instructional Materials Laboratory, Ohio State University, 154 W. Twelfth Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Vocational Education.
Identifiers: Emergency Medical Services; Vital Signs (Physiological)
Note: For related documents, see CE 037 879-892.