ERIC Number: ED239058
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Emergency Victim Care. A Training Manual for Emergency Medical Technicians. Module 5. CPR, Oxygen Therapy. Revised.
Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Vocational Education.
This student manual, the fifth 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; cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) (including artificial ventilation, foreign body obstructions, adjunctive equipment and special techniques, artificial circulation, precordial thump, pitfalls in the performance of cardiopulmonary resuscitation, beginning and terminating basic life support, transportation, and emergency care of the laryngectomy victim) and oxygen therapy. 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, Cardiovascular System, Emergency Medical Technicians, Equipment, Heart Disorders, Human Body, Job Skills, Learning Modules, Medical Evaluation, 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.