• Monday 23 April 2018
  • 02:15 PM

Nature and content of test

SECTION

SUB-SECTION

Relative

Percentage

Passing

Score

I. ABC (12%)

1. Airway

4%

 

50%

2. Cardiovascular Emergencies

4%

3. Respiratory Emergencies

4%

II. Infants and Children (10%)

1. Infants and Children

10%

III. Medical/Behavioral Emergencies & Obstetrics/Gynecology

(14%)

1. Allergies

2%

2. Behavioral Emergencies

1%

3. Diabetes / Altered Mental Status

2%

4. Environmental Emergencies

1%

5. General Pharmacology

2%

6. Geriatrics

2%

7. Obstetrics / Gynecology

2%

8. Poisoning / Overdose

2%

IV. Operations (6%)

1. Ambulance Operations

2%

2. Equipments

2%

3. Gaining Access

2%

V. Patient assessment (15%)

1. Communication

1%

2. Focused History and Physical Exam -Trauma

3%

3. Focused History and Physical Exam - Medical

3%

4. Initial Assessment

4%

5. Scene Size-UP

4%

VI. Preparatory (18%)

1. Baseline Vital Signs and SAMPLE History

4%

 

2. Introduction to Emergency Medical Care

2%

3. Lifting and Moving Patients

4%

4. Medical / Legal and Ethical Issues

2%

5. The Human Body

4%

6. Well-Being and Infection Control

2%

VII. Trauma (25%)

1. Bleeding and Shock

7%

2. Injuries to the Head and Spine

6%

3. Musculoskeletal Care

6%

4. Soft Tissue Injuries

6%

Total

100%

 
 

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