Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS) 3rd Edition

Monday, October 4 AND Tuesday, October 5 AMLS
8:00 AM–5:00 PM

The new 3rd edition of AMLS builds on the strengths of the 2nd edition, with all-new case-based presentations and patient simulations. The course teaches students to recognize and manage common medical crises through realistic case-based scenarios that challenge students to apply their knowledge to highly critical patients. The course emphasizes the use of scene size-up, patient history, interactive group discussion on differential diagnosis and potential treatment strategies, and physical exam to systematically rule out and consider possibilities and probabilities in treating patients’ medical crises. 

Topics covered include: 
• Respiratory disorders 
• Cardiovascular disorders 
• Shock 
• Altered mental status 
• Neurological disorders 
• Endocrine/metabolic disorders 
• Environmental emergencies 
• Infectious disease 
• Abdominal disorders 
• Toxicological emergencies 
• Exposure to hazardous materials 

Participants receive 16 hours of CAPCE-approved credit. Textbook and course manual included.