This course examines the epidemiology of trauma across the lifespan and trends in injury in Australia and internationally. You will analyse the effect that legislation, education and engineering interventions have had on reducing injury in Australia, and will investigate the role of paramedics in injury surveillance and injury prevention. This course will develop the knowledge, critical thinking and technical skills required to respond safely to a request for service, undertake assessment of the environment and the patient/s, and initiate out-of-hospital emergency care.
- PAR103 and LFS112 and enrolled in Program SC395, UU301 or XU301
- Semester of offer: *
- Sippy Downs: Semester 1
- Student contribution band:
- Band 2
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- Allied Health:
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* Semester of offer is subject to change.
PAR212 Course Outline Semester 1, 2018 (PDF 592KB) Students enrolled in this course should check the course Blackboard site to ensure that they are accessing the most recent approved version of the course outline.
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