HBM1202 - Anatomy and Physiology 2
HFB1207 - Principles of Drug Actions for Health Professionals
HFB2121 - Paramedic Clinical Science 1 (Medical Emergencies 1)
HBM1202 and HFB1207 not applicable for HLT51015 - Diploma of Paramedical Science students.
|1.||Articulate the health challenges and long-term outcomes of patients with selected medical and other conditions and the efficacy of pre-hospital intervention in relation to immediate and long-term patient outcomes;|
|2.||Articulate knowledge of and describe the appropriate pre- and in-hospital assessment and management of patients presenting with selected immunological, haematological, oncological, renal, gastrointestinal and endocrine emergencies and infectious and communicable diseases;|
|3.||Justify the use of and articulate the mechanism of action and administration of the various pharmacological agents related to the management of selected medical conditions;|
|4.||Apply knowledge of pathophysiology of selected conditions and critically analyse current pre-hospital care treatment regimens;|
|5.||Qualify clinical tests, imaging techniques and laboratory tests used in diagnosis and assessment of patients with selected medical and other conditions and demonstrate advanced clinical decision making skills.|
|Presentation||Proposal and contract for group presentation||10%|
|Presentation||Group presentation of research project (1500 words)||40%|
|Journal||Collaborative Written Forum (800 words)||30%|
|Test||Online test MCQ quiz (45min)||20%|
Pathophysiology: The biologic basis for disease in adults and children. 8th ed.
McCance, K.L., Huether, S.E., Brashers, V.L., & Rote, N.S. (2018).
St Lois MO: Elsevier
Textbook of Adult Emergency Medicine. 4th ed.
Cameron, P., Jelinek., G., Kelly, A., Murray, L. and Heyworth, J. (2014).
Sydney: Churchill Livingstone.
Pharmacology for health professionals. 5th ed.
Bryant, B., Knights, K., Darroch S., & Rowland, A. (2018).
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