This module aims to effectively recognise, manage and refer patients with a range of cardiovascular diseases from the out of hospital setting to an appropriate care pathway.
The module is designed to allow students to explore a range of topics relating to cardiovascular diseases encountered in the emergency, out of hospital care setting.
It covers the presentation, pathophysiology, aetiology, epidemiology and initial management of patients presenting with these diseases. It is designed to offer the opportunity to explore the theory which underpins clinical paramedic management.
Who is this module for?
Registered paramedics with experience of working in the emergency, out of hospital care setting.