First aid 171

Module code NHS 171
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Module content

The practical-orientated first-aid training will empower the oral hygiene student with a working knowledge of day-to-day emergencies, both in the workplace and at home. At this entry-level training the student will partake in the practical aspects of bleeding and wound management, cardio pulmonary resuscitation, care for unconscious patients and choking to name a few. The module content will assist the oral hygiene student in managing medical emergencies in the dental surgery.

Module credits 5.00
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 2.5 days of lectures
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Community Dentistry
Period of presentation Semester 1

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