This course provides the fundamental knowledge necessary to understand, manage and provide care for an obstetric patient. The following topics will be covered:
- Identification, assessment, and management of the obstetric patient.
- Basic definitions, epidemiology, anatomy and pathophysiology principles.
- Common complications of pregnancy, labor, and delivery.
- Special considerations.
- Scene safety.
Supplies or Other Requirements
Internet access* and valid/active e-mail account.
*You may use any internet browser you prefer; however, Mozilla Firefox is the preferred browser, and Chrome may have compatibility issues. If you find that you are having technical difficulties with the course, first try updating and/or switching browsers (Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge).