Prehospital Emergency Care Secrets

Author: Peter T. Pons,Vincent J. Markovchick

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781560532507

Category: Medical

Page: 306

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This textbook in question-and-answer format covers such a wide variety of topics that it will appeal to emergency medicine physicians, paramedics, and prehospital educators. Major sections include Medical Direction, System Design, Personnel Safety, Communications, Destination Issues, Legal Issues, Disasters, Mass Gatherings, Special Situations, Clinical Care, Prehospital Skills, Aeromedical Transport, and Vehicle Operation.

Prehospital Emergency Care

Author: Joseph J. Mistovich,Keith J. Karren

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780133369137

Category: Medical

Page: 1398

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Prehospital Emergency Care , Tenth Edition, meets the National EMS Education Standards and is the most complete resource for EMT-B training. This best-selling, student-friendly book contains clear, step-by-step explanations with comprehensive, stimulating, and challenging material that prepares users for real on-the-job situations. Featuring case studies, state-of-the-art scans, algorithms, protocols, and the inclusion of areas above and beyond the DOT protocols, the tenth edition effectively prepares students for success. The assessment and emergency care sections provide the most up-to-date strategies for providing competent care; and the enrichment sections further enhance students' ability to assess and manage ill and injured patients in prehospital environments. The text's table of contents is organized to follow the National EMS Educational Standards.

Emergency Medicine Secrets

Author: Vincent J. Markovchick,Peter T. Pons,Jennie Buchanan

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323355161

Category: Emergency medicine

Page: 729

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For 30 years, the highly regarded Secrets Series? has provided students and practitioners in all areas of health care with concise, focused, and engaging resources for quick reference and exam review. The 6th Edition of Emergency Medicine Secrets, by Drs. Vincent J. Markovchick, Peter T. Pons, Katherine M. Bakes, and Jennie A. Buchanan, features the Secrets' popular question-and-answer format that also includes lists, mnemonics, tables, and an informal tone - making reference and review quick, easy, and enjoyable. Top 100 Secrets and Key Points boxes provide a fast overview of the secrets you must know for success in practice. The proven Secrets? format gives you the most return for your study time - concise, easy to read, engaging, and highly effective. Portable size makes it easy to carry with you for quick reference or review anywhere, anytime. NEW: Expert Consult access features online, interactive multiple choice questions for every chapter, perfect for self-assessment. Thorough updates keep you current with what's new in emergency medicine.

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets

Author: Steven M. Selbst

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323310680

Category: Medical

Page: 664

View: 8332

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Access concise, yet complete clinical guidance on pediatric emergency care with Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets, a bestselling volume in the popular Secrets Series®. Ideal for quick review or exam prep, this updated medical reference book is an essential pocket guide covering common and unusual pediatric conditions; the user-friendly Secrets style makes it a valuable addition to your library! Focus on important topics, such as cardiac arrest, respiratory failure, neurosurgery emergencies, ophthalmology emergencies, burns/smoke inhalation, toxicology, neck and spine injuries, and much more. Apply the latest knowledge and techniques with content thoroughly updated by leaders in the field. Quickly review key concepts through a question-and-answer format, bulleted lists, mnemonics, "Key Points" summaries, lists of useful web sites, and practical tips from the authors. Enhance your reference power with a full range of well-organized essential topics in pediatric emergency medicine. Improve content knowledge with a special chapter containing "Top 100 Secrets," providing an overview of essential material for last-minute study or self-assessment.

Emergency Medicine Secrets

Author: Vincent J. Markovchick,Peter T. Pons,Jennie Buchanan

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323355161

Category: Emergency medicine

Page: 729

View: 2970

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For 30 years, the highly regarded Secrets Series? has provided students and practitioners in all areas of health care with concise, focused, and engaging resources for quick reference and exam review. The 6th Edition of Emergency Medicine Secrets, by Drs. Vincent J. Markovchick, Peter T. Pons, Katherine M. Bakes, and Jennie A. Buchanan, features the Secrets' popular question-and-answer format that also includes lists, mnemonics, tables, and an informal tone - making reference and review quick, easy, and enjoyable. Top 100 Secrets and Key Points boxes provide a fast overview of the secrets you must know for success in practice. The proven Secrets? format gives you the most return for your study time - concise, easy to read, engaging, and highly effective. Portable size makes it easy to carry with you for quick reference or review anywhere, anytime. NEW: Expert Consult access features online, interactive multiple choice questions for every chapter, perfect for self-assessment. Thorough updates keep you current with what's new in emergency medicine.

Paramedic Practice Today

Above and Beyond

Author: Barbara Aehlert

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 0323085377

Category: Medical

Page: 1071

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Get the tools you need to succeed! With its conversational, easy-to-read style, Volume 2 of Paramedic Practice Today: Above and Beyond simplifies topics and helps you master National Standard Curriculum objectives and meet the new National Education Standards. It also includes a companion DVD-ROM with step-by-step videos demonstrating key skills in the textbook, along with medical animations and video lectures. Because this book corresponds to the National Registry of EMTs National EMS Practice Analysis, it provides you with the best possible preparation for the National Registry exam. A JB Course Manager resource is available to accompany this title. JB Course Manager is an easy-to-use and fully hosted online learning platform. For additional information, or to make your request, contact your Account Specialist or visit http://go.jblearning.com/JBCM.

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets E-Book

Author: Steven M. Selbst,Kate Cronan

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323096573

Category: Medical

Page: 635

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Now in a smaller, more portable format, the 2nd edition of this best-selling pocket reference offers concise, yet complete clinical guidance on pediatric emergency care in the highly practical question-and-answer format of The Secrets Series®. Each chapter covers an important topic by asking key questions and providing helpful answers. This second edition again features six sections: the first addresses life threatening conditions and immediate stabilization of children, followed by a section on common chief complaints that are often managed in the Emergency Department. Subsequent sections focus on important medical emergencies, surgical emergencies, major and minor trauma and environmental emergencies. Covers important areas including cardiac arrest, respiratory failure, neurosurgery emergencies, ophthalmology emergencies, burns/smoke inhalation, toxicology, neck and spine injuries, and much more. Expedites reference and review with a question-and-answer format, bulleted lists, mnemonics, and tips from the authors. Includes a chapter containing the “Top 100 Secrets in pediatric emergency medicine, enabling you to quickly review essential material. Includes new chapters on Technology Assisted Child in the Emergency Department (ED), Sports Related Injuries, Emergency Medical Services for Children, and Patient Safety in the ED. Offers a new two-color page layout and “Key Points boxes to enhance your reference power.

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.

Palliative Medicine Secrets

Author: S. K. Joishy

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781560533047

Category: Medical

Page: 244

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Dr. Joishy and a group of internationally recognised contributors, with a focus on interdisciplinary care, cover in question-and-answer format all the important elements of this new speciality of medicine. Covered are pain and symptom management as well as care for physiological, emotional, social, and spiritual well being of the patient.

Nancy Caroline’s Emergency Care in the Streets

Author: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS),Nancy L. Caroline

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 1284104885

Category: Medical

Page: 2500

View: 2736

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This fully updated training system 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.

Admission and Discharge Decisions in Emergency Medicine

Author: Leonard R. Frank,Kathleen A. Jobe

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 435

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This book examines and discusses the decision of whether or not to admit specific patients to the hospital for over 85 diagnoses commonly seen in the emergency department. Each chapter covers the background, evidence, and treatment and admission recommendations, based on current literature and clinical consensus. Tables and bulleted lists clearly describe the protocol for each presentation. Comprehensive references are included to aid the reader in the decision-making process.

ABC of Prehospital Emergency Medicine

Author: Tim Nutbeam,Matthew Boylan

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118592301

Category: Medical

Page: 232

View: 6304

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Prehospital Emergency Medicine (PHEM) is a new and evolving field within Prehospital Care and involves the delivery of safe prehospital critical care to seriously ill or injured patients, and safe transfer to or between hospitals. It covers a broad range of medical and traumatic conditions, interventions, clinical providers and physical environments. ABC of Prehospital Emergency Medicine is the first text to provide a comprehensive overview of this field and with an international team of expert authors is essential reading to anyone involved in the delivery of Prehospital Emergency Medicine and Prehospital Care. This title is also available as a mobile App from MedHand Mobile Libraries. Buy it now from iTunes, Google Play or the MedHand Store.

Emergency Medicine Secrets E-Book

Author: Vincent J. Markovchick,Peter T. Pons,Katherine A. Bakes,Jennie Buchanan

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323081282

Category: Medical

Page: 768

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Emergency Medicine Secrets, 5th Edition, by Drs. Vincent J. Markovchick, Peter T. Pons, and Katherine M. Bakes, gives you the emergency medicine answers you need for successful emergency medicine care. Featuring new chapters and revised content to bring you completely up to date, this dependable review and reference retains its engaging question-and-answer format. Get the most return for your study time with the proven Secrets® format – concise, easy to read, and highly effective. Skim the "Top 100 Secrets" and "Key Points" boxes for a fast overview of the secrets you must know for success in practice. Enjoy faster, easier review and master the top issues in emergency medicine with mnemonics, lists, quick-reference tables, and an informal tone that sets this review book apart from the rest. Carry it with you in your lab coat pocket for quick reference or review anytime, anywhere. Understand the latest concepts in emergency medicine with all-new chapters such as Evidence-based Rational Use of Diagnostic Imaging, Common Drugs of Abuse, and One Pill Can Kill, plus extensive updates on Asthma • COPD and Pneumonia • Esophagus and Stomach Disorders • Soft-Tissue Infections • Evaluation of Fever in Children Younger than Three • Seizures in Infancy and Childhood • Acute Respiratory Disorders in Children • Evaluation of Child Abuse • Procedural Sedation and Analgesia of the Pediatric Patient • Bites and Stings • Sexual Assault • Third Trimester Complications and Delivery • Abdominal Trauma • Burns • Domestic Violence • EMTALA, JC, and HIPAA • and Medical Oversight and Disaster Management Stay current with thorough updates to both text and references in all chapters, and related websites added to the bibliography.

Neurology Secrets

Questions You Will be Asked-- on Rounds, in the Clinic, at the Bedside

Author: Loren A. Rolak

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9781560532514

Category: Nervous system

Page: 418

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Addresses a wide variety of diseases of the nervous system, as well as neurologic complications of medical and surgical conditions, in a question and answer format. Topics covered include myopathies, radiculopathies and chronic pain, dementias, neuro-oncology, infections and paediatric neurology.

Handbook of Urgent Care Medicine

Author: Michelle H. Biros,Steve Sterner,E. Corradin Vogel

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 447

View: 6684

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Urgent care medicine, to be distinguished from emergency medicine, plays a very important role in today's managed care environment by serving as a low-cost, after-hours option of choice for many patients with minor trauma or urgent conditions. This useful text builds on the highly successful first edition by totally revising and updating all chapters and expanding coverage to include chapters on ethnic medicine, drug therapy, and nonmedical (legal, medicolegal, and ethical) issues. Effective and appropriate care techniques Step-by-step instructions for procedures Illustrations, case studies, and useful guidelines as appropriate in each chapter New chapters include: ethnic medicine, drug therapy, and nonmedical (legal, medicolegal, and ethical) issues.

Handbook of Pediatric and Neonatal Transport Medicine

Author: David G. Jaimovich,D. Vidyasagar

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781560534068

Category: Medical

Page: 582

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The new edition of this popular text provides practical information for developing an efficient organization for transport, acquaints the reader with all available modes of transportation, and presents strategies for handling a wide array of neonatal and pediatric medical problems in the transport setting. All these elements work toward the goal of providing transport care as an extension of the intensive care unit. Follows the latest guidelines from the Transport Medicine Section of the American Academy of Pediatrics. First edition a good seller Includes a wealth of tables, illustrations, charts, and algorithms Editors are major authorities in the field American Academy of Pediatrics now contains a Section devoted to the topic of Transport Medicine Follows the latest Guidelines of the American Academy of Pediatrics