2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Nov 19, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FIRE 3333 - Cardiology III


Prerequisite: FIRE 3332. The third course of the Cardiology series centers on advanced techniques: obtaining and interpreting 12-lead EKGs. This course also covers invasive cardiac monitoring (wedge pressures and arterial lines) for use in inter-facility transfers. New concepts in AV and fascicular blocks will be discussed and all pertinent advanced pharmacology will be covered. Clinical time will be spent in the Intensive or Critical Care Units. Upon completion of the Cardiology series, students are eligible for Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Instructor certification. This course may be taught through a special agreement with the Yale New Haven Sponsor Hospital Program. 3 credits