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Learning Objectives and Breakdown of Resources Describe uses for Opiates Classify Opiates based on drug naming conventions Describe the mechanism of action of Opiates Recognize the therapeutic effects and side effects Identify signs and symptoms of overdose and withdrawal Implement treatment plans for patients using Opiates Outline Uses and Classification Mechanism of Action, Therapeutic Effects, […]

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Learning Objectives and Breakdown of Resources Describe uses for Beta Blockers and Calcium Channel Blockers Classify Beta Blockers and Calcium Channel Blockers based on drug naming conventions Describe the mechanism of action of Beta Blockers and Calcium Channel Blockers Recognize the therapeutic effects and side effects Identify signs and symptoms of overdose Implement treatment plans […]

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Learning Objectives Define Asthma. Review the epidemiology, pathophysiology, etiology, and contributing factors related to the development of asthma. List the signs and symptoms of asthma. Describe the diagnostic process and assessment of asthma severity. Review the pharmacologic treatments for asthma. Identify the elements of long-term asthma management. Outline self-management, emergency, and inpatient management of asthma […]

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What exactly is Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)? This course contains videos and evidence-based articles on what PTSD is, how first responders may be affected by it, and methods for taking care of your mental health. Learning Objectives At the end of this course, you will be able to: State the causes of post-traumatic stress […]

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Objective This course will develop the practitioner's skill in solving medication dosage problems. Prerequisites A basic understanding and application of pre-algebra should already exist. This includes: Understanding the language of Algebra. Solving addition, subtraction, division, and multiplication of whole numbers. Solving operations with fractions. If you do not meet these prerequisites please review chapters 1 […]

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Learning Objectives Understand common medical terminology related to the Respiratory system Distinguish between the conducting and respiratory zone structures of the respiratory tract. Describe the two main types of epithelium within the respiratory tract and how their structure relates to function. Describe the gross anatomy of the lungs. Relate Boyle’s law to the events of […]

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No organ quite symbolizes love like the heart. One reason may be that your heart helps you live, by moving ~5 liters (1.3 gallons) of blood through almost 100,000 kilometers (62,000 miles) of blood vessels every single minute! It has to do this all day, every day, without ever taking a vacation! Now that is […]

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Goal Familiarize participants with the types of assessments, and how to effectively build them into a course. Learning Outcomes At the end of the course, the participants will be able to: List the three types of assessment Explain the purposes of assessments Discuss the characteristics of a sound assessment Outline the available question types Write […]

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder Learning Objectives Define chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Identify risk factors and recommend interventions for the prevention and management of COPD. Differentiate the anatomy and function of normal lungs with lungs damaged by COPD. Indicate the distinctive signs and symptoms of emphysema and chronic bronchitis. Describe the treatment for an exacerbation of […]

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