JRCALC Clinical Practice Guidelines 2017 Pocket Book

Author: Association of Ambulance Chief Executives (Great Britain),Joint Royal Colleges Ambulance Liaison Committee

Publisher: Class Professional

ISBN: 9781859596647

Category: Clinical medicine

Page: 340

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The JRCALC Clinical Practice Guidelines 2017 Pocket Book is up to date with both the 2016 guidelines and the 2017 supplementary guidelines. It includes the latest guidance on drug administration for diazepam, misoprostol, paracetamol, oxygen, naloxone hydrochloride and 0.9% sodium chloride. The Pocket Book is also up to date with best practice on pain management and spinal injury algorithms. This quick reference tool provides reference and reassurance for all out of hospital clinicians.

The JRCALC Clinical Practice Guidelines 2017 Pocket Book

Author: THE ASSOCIATION;JRCALC. OF

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781859596654

Category:

Page: 353

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The JRCALC Clinical Practice Guidelines 2017 Pocket Book is up to date with both the 2016 guidelines and the 2017 supplementary guidelines. This quick reference tool provides reference and reassurance for all out of hospital clinicians.

JRCALC Clinical Practice Supplementary Guidelines 2017

Author: Association of Ambulance Chief Executives,ASSOCIATION OF AMBULANCE CHIEF EXECUTIVES AACE. JOINT ROYAL COLLEGES AMBULANCE LIAISON COMMITTEE.

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781859596548

Category: Clinical medicine

Page: 230

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This 2017 supplement to the JRCALC guidelines provides an update on best practice in healthcare for out of hospital clinicians. It is produced in addition to the UK Ambulance Services Clinical Practice Guidelines 2016 and is an interim publication in advance of the JRCALC Clinical Practice Guidelines 2018. Key topics covered include: Maternity. These extensive, new, evidence-based guidelines include algorithms for the management of eclampsia, cord prolapse, post-partum haemorrhage, breech birth and shoulder dystocia. Photographs illustrating clinical skills are also presented. Sepsis. A completely new JRCALC guideline on the suspicion of sepsis, pathophysiology and use of the NEWS score. At risk groups in particular are covered: children, pregnant women and neutropenic patients. Trauma. Guidelines on limb, pelvic and thoracic trauma and spinal injury are brought up to date with NICE. Safeguarding adults and children, with discussion of sexual assault, domestic abuse and Prevent. Falls in older adults, with discussion on risk factors, psychology, assessment, management and referral. Pain management, covering chronic pain, balanced analgesia and dementia. Updated drug guidelines are also included in this supplement: 0.9% Sodium Chloride, Diazepam, Entonox, Hydrocortisone, Intravascular Fluid Therapy, Misoprostol, Oxygen, Paracetamol and Tranexamic Acid.

Foundations for Paramedic Practice

A Theoretical Perspective

Author: Amanda Blaber

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)

ISBN: 0335243908

Category: Medical

Page: 271

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This book addresses the theoretical elements of paramedic courses including psychology and sociology and provides clear links to practice.

Assessment Skills For Paramedics

Author: Blaber, Amanda,Harris, Graham

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)

ISBN: 0335241999

Category: Medical

Page: 328

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A concise and accessible text designed for paramedics and student paramedics looking for a quick reference guide to key assessment skills

Nancy Caroline's Emergency Care in the Streets

Author: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS),,Nancy L. Caroline,Bob Elling,Mike Smith

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449645860

Category: Medical

Page: 1486

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Nancy Caroline's Emergency Care in the Streets, Seventh Edition is the next step in the evolution of the premier paramedic education program. This legendary paramedic textbook was first developed by Dr. Nancy Caroline in the early 1970s and transformed paramedic education. Today, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is proud to continue this legacy and set the new gold standard for the paramedics of tomorrow. The Seventh Edition reflects the collective experience of its top-flight author team and decades of street wisdom. This fully updated edition covers every competency statement of the National EMS Education Standards for paramedics with clarity and precision in a concise format that ensures student comprehension and encourages critical thinking. This edition emphasizes the ideal that becoming a paramedic is a continual pursuit of growth and excellence throughout an entire career. Concepts of team leadership and professionalism are woven throughout the chapters, challenging students to become more compassionate, conscientious health care professionals as well as superior clinicians.

Paramedic Field Guide

Author: Bob Elling,Marilynn Jackson,Lee Jackson

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763751227

Category: Medical

Page: 350

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This convenient field guide contains all the information that paramedics need at their fingertips in the field-assessment checklists, anatomic illustrations, vital sign ranges, airway management, medication indications and administration, arrhythmias, and other basic information in the form of tables and charts for quick reference. The full-color, spiral-bound guide is divided into sections that follow the U.S. DOT EMT-Paramedic National Standard Curriculum; sections are divided by color-coded tabs to allow rapid retrieval of information when paramedics need it most.

Manual of Clinical Paramedic Procedures

Author: Pete Gregory,Ian Mursell

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1405163550

Category: Medical

Page: 392

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′I can enthusiastically recommend the Manual of Clinical Paramedic Procedures as the book that I wish had been available to me when I was studying to become a paramedic.′ From the foreword by Professor Malcolm Woollard, Chair, College of Paramedics; Professor in Pre–hospital and Emergency Care & Director, Pre–hospital, Emergency & Cardiovascular Care Applied Research Group, Coventry University Clinical procedures are a fundamental aspect of care for practitioners working in pre–hospital settings. The Manual of Clinical Paramedic Procedures is written specifically to support the practice of paramedics, ambulance technicians, first responders and volunteer ambulance personnel. It presents up–to–date, evidence–based expert knowledge, enabling paramedics to deliver effective, patient–focused care. This accessible handbook provides a comprehensive exploration of core competencies and skills, looking at topics including Aseptic Technique, Airway Management, Assisted Ventilation, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, Defibrillation and External Cardiac Pacing, Observations, Pain Assessment & Management, Respiratory Therapy, Spinal Management and Venepuncture. Each chapter provides the relevant anatomy & physiology, evidence–based rationales for each procedure, and contraindications of use. Key features: The first UK text to explore clinical procedures for paramedics With further reading and illustrations throughout All procedures include the rationale for the action recommended Guides paramedics in the clinical application of evidence–based procedures

Emergency Birth in the Community

Author: Association of Ambulance Chief Executives,Joint Royal Colleges Ambulance Liaison Committee

Publisher: Class Professional

ISBN: 9781859596814

Category:

Page: 128

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Emergency Birth in the Community is the essential resource for all healthcare professionals who come into contact with emergency deliveries in the community setting, including midwives and GPs. The book has been specifically adapted from the official JRCALC Guidelines, which covers the established standard for prehospital care.

Fundamentals of Paramedic Practice

A Systems Approach

Author: Sam Willis,Roger Dalrymple

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118486277

Category: Medical

Page: 488

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An essential text for the aspiring student paramedic,Fundamentals of Paramedic Practice makes paramedic scienceand pre-hospital care accessible, straightforward andexciting. It assumes no prior knowledge of the subject,presenting the must-have information that students needabout both the theory and practice of what it means to be aparamedic. With extensive full-colour illustrations throughout, aswell as activities and scenarios, this user-friendly textbook willsupport paramedic students throughout their course.

Emergency & Critical Care Pocket Guide

Author: Informed,Derr,Jon Tardiff,Mike McEvoy

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 128413699X

Category: Medical

Page: 240

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The most popular pocket reference in emergency nursing - now in a new edition! The Emergency & Critical Care Pocket Guide has been an essential resource for physicians, paramedics, and nurses for over a decade. The Pocket Guide consolidates critical information found in desk references into a convenient 3"x5" pocket-size format that is handy enough to take with you anywhere.

ABC of Prehospital Emergency Medicine

Author: Tim Nutbeam,Matthew Boylan

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470654880

Category: Medical

Page: 215

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"This brand new title in the ABC series provides a comprehensive overview of pre-hospital medicine, including transport, patient assessment, emergency care systems, and pre-hospital interventions.With pre-hospital care being the start of the "trauma chain", the treatment patients receive on-scene as well as en-route can be life-saving, and this new title is invaluabe for all staff involved in emergency and pre-hospital medicine"--Provided by publisher.

Casualty Care for Fire and Rescue

Author: Simon Todd,Kris Lethbridge,Richard Pilbery

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 9781859596579

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 394

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Casualty care and first aid is an integral part of the fire services job, and the need for appropriate training resources is growing. Casualty Care for Fire and Rescue is an essential guide to life saving care, combining a skills-based practical approach with clinical knowledge. This text covers a range of urgent care that firefighters deliver and respond to, including trauma injuries, burns, road traffic collisions, and cardiac arrest.Casualty Care for Fire and Rescue is up to date with the latest policy, evidence and research, and addresses legal issues, clinical governance, the Fire Service Act 2004, the Joint Emergency Services Interoperability Programme and Hazard Area Response Teams.

Decision Making in Paramedic Practice

Author: Andy Collen

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 9781859596418

Category: Medical

Page: 156

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Offers a wealth of knowledge about the importance of decision making in healthcare practice to reduce clinical risk and improve outcomes for patients, Explores the role of the modern paramedic and of the paramedic as a critical thinker. Offers a unique perspective on clinical decision making, highlighting important aspects such as the balance between intuition and experience as well as professional issues.

UK Ambulance Services Clinical Practice Guidelines Pocketboo

Author: Association of Ambulance Chief Executives (Great Britain) Staff

Publisher: Class Professional

ISBN: 9781859593653

Category: Ambulance service

Page: 322

View: 9685

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This Pocket Book has been produced by AACE and JRCALC and is based on the UK Ambulance Services Clinical Practice Guidelines 2013 (Reference Edition). The Pocket Book is intended to be used by clinicians working in the prehospital setting to confirm safe therapeutic drug doses prior to administration. It also contains treatment algorithms and management plans that are intended to be used as a quick reference guide only. As such it is designed to be used in conjunction with the reference Edition of the UK Ambulance Services Clinical Practice Guidelines 2013 which contain the definitive text