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EMS 130 Pharmacology

Lecture: 3 Lab: 3 Clinic: 0 Credits: 4
This course introduces the fundamental principles of pharmacology and medication administration and is required for paramedic certification. Topics include medical terminology, pharmacological concepts, weights, measures, drug calculations, vascular access for fluids and medication administration and legislation. Upon completion, students should be able to accurately calculate drug dosages, properly administer medications, and demonstrate general knowledge of pharmacology. Pre-requisite(s): EMS 110 . Co-requisite(s): BIO 163  and EMS 122 .