EMS Terminology | Have You Seen These?

Knowing EMS terminology can you help you on your paramedic or EMT exam. Often exam questions will assume you know the meaning of certain terms and how they apply to your patient and treatments. They will not explain terms within a question or answer choice, since knowing them is part of your training and study.



Yes, I had a tongue twister on one of these, but I think I eventually spit it out.

 

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EMS Medical Terminology | Directional Terms

Using proper medical terms in EMS allows you to explain and discuss what is going on with your patient as well as aid in good documentation. Directional terms are some of the basics but also some of the most used.