Postgraduate Course: Advanced Resuscitation & Child Protection (GMED11051)
|Deanery of Clinical Sciences
|College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine
|Credit level (Normal year taken)
|SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
|Not available to visiting students
|This course is designed ensure that practitioners are able to provide advanced resuscitation. The course aims to provide the candidate with an understanding of the pathophysiology of processes that lead to the need for advanced resuscitation.
This course is designed ensure that practitioners are able to detect and document issues relating to child abuse, and know the appropriate referral pathways and legal framework for child protection in the UK.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered
| At the completion of the course the candidate has an understanding of the principles and techniques involved in advanced resuscitation. The practitioner should be able to detect and document findings suggestive of child abuse, and be aware of the correct process for gathering evidence. The practitioner should know the appropriate referral pathways for child protection, and the legal framework for this within the UK.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Dr Thomas Beattie
|Mrs Tanya Lamont
Tel: 0131 536 0803