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PST2106 Pre-hospital Diagnostic Techniques
Credit Points: 15

This unit contributes to the knowledge and skill framework of paramedics to work independently or in conjunction with other health professionals in the provision of healthcare in the pre-hospital environment. Emphasis will be placed on understanding and conducting diagnostic techniques which support physical assessment in a pre-hospital setting. The aim of this unit is to develop skills that enable students to implement pre-hospital emergency monitoring.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K89Bachelor of Science (Paramedical Science)
MABUUKPreclinical Science Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2013 VET: 20/05/2013