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Paediatric Emergencies

Course Code CEHS-918
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open
Description:

This is an advanced paediatric nursing workshop, designed to facilitate learning of nurses in emergency, intensive care or paediatric units. Upon completion, you will have developed a greater understanding of the unique qualities of the paediatric population and relevant emergencies. Focus on acid-base balance, electrolyte disturbances, fluid imbalance, respiratory emergencies, cardiac emergencies, resuscitation and neurological emergencies. In addition, discuss drug and fluid resuscitation, along with paediatric burns and shock. For details on upcoming dates please call the program coordinator at (416)289-5000 ext 3749.