ERIC Number: ED239064
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Emergency Victim Care. A Training Manual for Emergency Medical Technicians. Module 11--Childbirth, Pediatric Emergencies. Revised.
Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Vocational Education.
This training manual for emergency medical technicians, one of 14 modules that comprise the Emergency Victim Care textbook, covers childbirth and pediatric emergencies. Objectives stated for the two chapters are for the students to be able to describe: emergency procedures for normal childbirth, unusual childbirth emergencies, emergency care for the premature infant and for the woman suffering from a miscarriage, emergency baptismal procedures, and emergency care for specified pediatric emergencies. Informative material is provided on normal deliveries; unusual deliveries; premature infants; miscarriage; emergency baptism; pediatrics and child development; specific pediatric emergencies, such as airway obstruction, artificial ventilation, cardiac massage, fever, convulsions; pediatric patients with heart defects; neurological evaluation of infants; and child abuse. (YLB)
Descriptors: Accidents, Allied Health Occupations Education, Behavioral Objectives, Birth, Child Abuse, Child Development, Children, Emergency Medical Technicians, First Aid, Infants, Injuries, Job Skills, Pediatrics, Postsecondary Education, Rescue, Textbooks, 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
Note: For related documents, see CE 037 879-892.