PA1515 - Special Populations

This course addresses special considerations that are required for assessment and treatment of: patients of specific groups; patients with physical and mental impairments; geriatric and bariatric patients; as well as patients with terminal illness or in palliative care. Learners will also study the pathophysiology, manifestations and pre-hospital precautions for a variety of communicable and infectious diseases.

Prerequisite(s): PA1430, PA1440

Corequisite(s): PA2020

This course is offered in the following programs:
Primary Care Paramedicine