The Art of Differential Diagnosis Introductory Course

The Art of Differential Diagnosis is the most exciting course offering from CPE so far. It is a blend of important pathophysiology and high return facts. It is well researched and explores the latest advances in pre-hospital care. It will teach you to recognize important patterns and develop treatment options at top speed.

The Introductory Course or first part consists of a manual, animations and exam. This manual is written for paramedics and uses case studies to explore important concepts directly relating to pre-hospital care.
The British Columbia EMA Licensing Board has assigned 10 CE credits for completion.

This course includes the printed materials as well as the online content, quiz, and certificate. If you have previously purchased the printed materials only, please contact us to upgrade to the Introductory Course or Classroom Session.

International customers – orders outside of Canada will be sent a PDF version of the printed materials. Please contact us if you would like to arrange shipping of the physical printed materials.

Personal Protection for your Brain Introductory Course

Personal Protection for your Brain is a unique 10 credit program designed for all Paramedics. It consists of a short pre-read and a slideshow presentation containing useful links and media files. In the pre-read you will learn how chronic stress changes our resistance to disease and pre-disposes us to severe psychological injury. You will also learn how to prevent injury and disease.

New research in resiliency is discussed as well as best practices in workplace management.

Most important of all, you will learn how to keep your workplace safe after a Critical Incident. You will understand why we cease to function safely after exposure to a critical event, and how to immediately care for those affected. Early interventions by a skilled facilitator may limit the damage of a critical incident, but it is more complicated than we initially thought. Furthermore, there are critical steps to take in the days and weeks after the incident to limit the risk of injury.

There are many emerging therapies to treat Acute Stress Reaction and PTSD and we will look at some of the most up to date information available. This manual is written for all first responders and uses case studies to explore important concepts directly relating to psychological injury. The British Columbia EMA Licensing Board has assigned 10 CE credits for completion.

This course includes the printed materials as well as the online content, quiz, and certificate. If you have previously purchased the printed materials only, please contact us to upgrade to the Introductory Course or Classroom Session.

International customers – orders outside of Canada will be sent a PDF version of the printed materials. Please contact us if you would like to arrange shipping of the physical printed materials.

Pediatrics for Paramedics Introductory Course

Pediatrics for Paramedics is a highly informative and interactive program that explores the fundamental differences between pediatric and adult medicine.

The Introductory Course consists of a manual, video clips, and exam. This manual is written for paramedics and uses case studies to explore important concepts directly relating to pre-hospital care. The British Columbia EMA Licensing Board has assigned 10 CE credits for completion.

Some of the topics include:
– Individual and age related airway management concerns for children
– Management of the 5 most fatal childhood medical issues
– The very latest information on the appropriate management of pediatric cardiac arrest
– The very latest information on the appropriate management of the pediatric C-spine
– The very latest information on pediatric cardiovascular issues
– Predicting pediatric vital signs by age.

This course includes the printed materials as well as the online content, quiz, and certificate. If you have previously purchased the printed materials only, please contact us to upgrade to the Introductory Course or Classroom Session.

International customers – orders outside of Canada will be sent a PDF version of the printed materials. Please contact us if you would like to arrange shipping of the physical printed materials.

 

CNS Pharmacology Introductory Course

CNS Pharmacology is a program designed for all Paramedics. You will learn how neurotransmitters and common drugs interact to produce the signs and symptoms we see in our patients. Through a practical understanding of first principles, you will be able to interpret the common presentations of various Toxidromes.

The Introductory Course consists of a manual and short open book quiz to focus your learning. This program is full of high return facts which will help you become expert in the assessment and treatment of complicated cases. This program is designed to ensure you are up to date on the latest advances in emergency medicine. This manual is written for paramedics and uses case studies to explore important concepts directly relating to pre-hospital care. The British Columbia EMA Licensing Board has assigned 10 CE credits for completion.

This course includes the printed materials as well as the online content, quiz, and certificate. If you have previously purchased the printed materials only, please contact us to upgrade to the Introductory Course or Classroom Session.

International customers – orders outside of Canada will be sent a PDF version of the printed materials. Please contact us if you would like to arrange shipping of the physical printed materials.