ERIC Number: ED239060
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Emergency Victim Care. A Training Manual for Emergency Medical Technicians. Module 7--Medical 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 medical emergencies. The objectives for the chapter are for students to be able to describe the causes, signs, and symptoms for specified medical emergencies and to describe emergency care for them. Informative material is provided on myocardial infarction, angina pectoris, congestive heart failure, stroke, transient ischemic attack, diabetic reactions, abdominal disorders, poisons, snakebite, contagious diseases, emphysema, hyperventilation, asthma, and epilepsy and convulsions. (YLB)
Descriptors: Accidents, Allied Health Occupations Education, Behavioral Objectives, Diseases, Emergency Medical Technicians, First Aid, Job Skills, 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.