This subject provides students with the theoretical knowledge and understanding of cardiac conditions as applicable to intensive care paramedics. The subject reviews cardiac anatomy, physiology and pharmacology as applicable to advanced cardiac care. Emphasis is placed on obtaining a high level of understanding of the pathophysiology of cardiac conditions. Evidence based theories of cardiac management strategies will be used to develop students' skills in leadership and management.
School of Biomedical Sciences
Restricted to students enrolled in postgraduate paramedic study.
The following table summarises the assessment tasks for the online offering of APS501 in Session 2 2020. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated and can also differ to suit the mode of study (online or on campus).
The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: May 2021. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.