FOPS E Course blog
First day of week 2
Bit of a theory day today
Today started with a full review of Medical Emergencies in the course content, including signs, symptoms, treatment, drugs and contra indicators.
This was followed with environmental emergencies associated with core heating and core cooling, hyperthermia (heat exhaustion – heat stroke) and hyperthermia (core cooling including frost bite)
Just before lunch drowning was covered.
After the lunch break a number of incidents were run consolidating learning.
The day was brought to a close learning about obstetrics.
Bring on bone injuries tomorrow.