Emergency Medical Responder

Author: Chris Le Baudour
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780133943306
Format: PDF
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For courses in First Responder and Emergency Medical Services Learn to think like an EMR The leader in the field, Emergency Medical Responder, Tenth Edition, provides clear, first responder-level training for fire service, emergency, law enforcement, military, civil, and industrial personnel. The new edition retains all of the successful features from previous editions and includes new topics and concepts that have recently become part of most Emergency Medical Responder programs. Using the new National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards for Emergency Medical Responders as a foundation, Emergency Medical Responder also includes the 2010 American Heart Association guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and First Aid. Critical-thinking First on Scene scenarios and From the Medical Director features offer readers a real-world perspective that will help them learn to think like EMRs.

Emergency Medical Responder

Author: Chris Le Baudour
Publisher: Pearson
ISBN: 0133954234
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. For courses in First Responder and Emergency Medical Services Learn to think like an EMR The leader in the field, Emergency Medical Responder, Tenth Edition, provides clear, first responder-level training for fire service, emergency, law enforcement, military, civil, and industrial personnel. The new edition retains all of the successful features from previous editions and includes new topics and concepts that have recently become part of most Emergency Medical Responder programs. Using the new National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards for Emergency Medical Responders as a foundation, Emergency Medical Responder also includes the 2010 American Heart Association guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and First Aid. Critical-thinking First on Scene scenarios and From the Medical Director features offer readers a real-world perspective that will help them learn to think like EMRs.

Emergency Medical Responder

Author: Chris Le Baudour
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780135125700
Format: PDF
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The leader in the field, Emergency Medical Responder, Ninth Edition, provides clear first responder-level training for fire service, emergency, law enforcement, military, civil, and industrial personnel. The new ninth edition retains many successful features from previous editions and includes new topics and concepts that have recently become part of most Emergency Medical Responder programs. The foundation of this text is the new National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards for Emergency Medical Responder, and it also includes the 2010 American Heart Association guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and First Aid.

First Responder

Author: David Schottke
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780763740313
Format: PDF
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The Only First Responder Training Program Endorsed By A National Organization, First Responder, Fourth Edition Continues With An Assessment-Based Approach To First Responder Training. The Fourth Edition Fully Integrates The 2005 CPR And ECC Guidelines And Includes New Chapters On: Communications And Documentation; Geriatric Emergencies; And Terrorism Awareness. Designed To Meet The Needs Of Law Enforcement Personnel, Fire Fighters, Rescue Squad Personnel, Athletic Trainers, College Students, And Laypersons, The New Features Found In The Fourth Edition Will Help Students Take The Next Step Toward Becoming Outstanding First Responders. These Features Include: Endorsement By The American Academy Of Orthopaedic Surgeons; You Are The Provider, Attention-Grabbing Case Studies Found In Every Chapter; Special Population Tips, Disucssing The Specific Needs And Emergency Care Of Special Populations, Including Pediatric, Geriatric, And Special Needs Patients; Enhanced Skill Drills; And First Responder Practical Skills Review DVD, Packaged Free With The Fourth Edition. The Fourth Edition Fully Integrates The 2005 CPR And ECC Guidelines And Includes New Chapters On: ++ Communications And Documentation ++ Geriatric Emergencies ++ Terrorism Awareness Designed To Meet The Needs Of Law Enforcement Personnel, Fire Fighters, Rescue Squad Personnel, Athletic Trainers, College Students, And Laypersons, The New Features Found In The Fourth Edition Will Help Students Take The Next Step Toward Becoming Outstanding First Responders. These Features Include: ++ Endorsement By The American Academy Of Orthopaedic Surgeons ++ You Are The Provider, Attention-Grabbing Case Studies Found In Every Chapter ++ Special Population Tips, Discussing The Specific Needs And Emergency Care Of Special Populations, Including Pediatric, Geriatric, And Special Needs Patients ++ Enhanced Skill Drills ++ First Responder Practical Skills Review DVD, Packaged Free With The Fourth Edition

EMR Complete

Author: Daniel J. Limmer EMT-P
Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed
ISBN: 0133565181
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. EMR Complete, Second Edition, is a combination text/workbook that enables students to instantly apply knowledge learned throughout a chapter by reading short segments followed by immediate review in which they can write and then check their answers. The Teaching and Learning package includes online access to instructor and student resources. Teaching and Learning Experience Meets the National EMS Education Standards. Enables students to apply knowledge and skills learned throughout a chapter from the perspective of an emergency medical responder. Supported with online access to resources for teaching and learning success.

Emergency Responder

Author: Chris Le Baudour
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780131712140
Format: PDF, Docs
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Emergency Responder: Advanced First Aid for Non-EMS Personnel is not just another first-aid book. Designed for working professionals, this flexible program blends textbook with online modules and instructor-led hands-on training events. Drawing from their years of experience training and developing emergency response teams, the authors cover the most important skills needed in order to effectively respond to life-threatening events. Carefully designed skill sheets included in the text assist readers in developing the competency necessary to perform each skill with accuracy and confidence. Establishing a foundation in the basic concepts of emergency medical care, the text presents in a logical, easy-to-follow format many of the most common illnesses and injuries responders are likely to encounter. The authors provide realistic depth and breadth of information in a way that will make you successful caring for people who have fallen victim to sudden illness or injury.

Emergency Medical Responder Your First Response in Emergency Care Includes Navigate 2 Essentials Access

Author: David Schottke
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781284134186
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Navigate 2 Essentials Access Unlocks A Complete Audio Book, Assessment Center, And Dashboard That Reports Actionable Data. Experience Navigate 2 Today At Www.Jblnavigate.Com/2. Based On The National EMS Education Standards And Endorsed By The American Academy Of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Emergency Medical Responder: Your First Response In Emergency Care, Sixth Edition Offers Complete Coverage Of Every Competency Statement With Clarity And Precision In A Concise Format That Ensures Student Comprehension And Encourages Critical Thinking. The Experienced Author Team And The AAOS Medical Editors Have Transformed The Education Standards Into A Training Program That Reflects Best Practices. Using Clear, Accessible Language And Proven Pedagogical Features, The Sixth Edition Is The Only Way To Prepare Law Enforcement Personnel, Fire Fighters, Rescue Squad Personnel, Athletic Trainers, College Students, And Laypersons For The Challenges They Will Face In The Field. The Sixth Edition Delivers: Current State-Of-The-Art Medical Content. The Sixth Edition Incorporates Current Medical Concepts To Ensure That Students Are Taught Assessment And Treatment Approaches That Will Help Patients In The Field Today. Clear Application To Real-World Medical Response. Each Chapter In The Sixth Edition Includes Four Independent Case Studies That Offer Students A Genuine Context For The Application Of Knowledge Presented In Each Chapter. This Approach Clarifies How The Information Learned In The Chapter Will Be Used To Help Patients In The Field. Concept Reinforcement. The Sixth Edition Is Built On The Premise That Students Need A Solid Foundation In The Basics Followed By Appropriate Reinforcement. For Example, The Patient Assessment Chapter Fully Details Every Step Of The Patient Assessment Process. Each Medical And Trauma Chapter Then Revisits This Process And Discusses Elements Of Patient Assessment That May Require Extra Attention When Presented With Particular Emergencies. Key Content Updates To The Sixth Edition Include: Fully Revised To Reflect The 2015 ECC/CPR Guidelines New Information On Heroin Overdose And Use Of Nasal Narcan Enhanced Information On Excited Delirium Updated Content On Bleeding Control That Emphasizes Use Of Tourniquets Spinal Motion Stabilization Recommendations That Reflect Current Standards New Content On Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) And Dealing With Autism Spectrum Disorders

Marijuana As Medicine

Author: Alison Mack
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 0309065313
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Some people suffer from chronic, debilitating disorders for which no conventional treatment brings relief. Can marijuana ease their symptoms? Would it be breaking the law to turn to marijuana as a medication? There are few sources of objective, scientifically sound advice for people in this situation. Most books about marijuana and medicine attempt to promote the views of advocates or opponents. To fill the gap between these extremes, authors Alison Mack and Janet Joy have extracted critical findings from a recent Institute of Medicine study on this important issue, interpreting them for a general audience. Marijuana As Medicine? provides patients--as well as the people who care for them--with a foundation for making decisions about their own health care. This empowering volume examines several key points, including: Whether marijuana can relieve a variety of symptoms, including pain, muscle spasticity, nausea, and appetite loss. The dangers of smoking marijuana, as well as the effects of its active chemical components on the immune system and on psychological health. The potential use of marijuana-based medications on symptoms of AIDS, cancer, multiple sclerosis, and several other specific disorders, in comparison with existing treatments. Marijuana As Medicine? introduces readers to the active compounds in marijuana. These include the principal ingredient in Marinol, a legal medication. The authors also discuss the prospects for developing other drugs derived from marijuana's active ingredients. In addition to providing an up-to-date review of the science behind the medical marijuana debate, Mack and Joy also answer common questions about the legal status of marijuana, explaining the conflict between state and federal law regarding its medical use. Intended primarily as an aid to patients and caregivers, this book objectively presents critical information so that it can be used to make responsible health care decisions. Marijuana As Medicine? will also be a valuable resource for policymakers, health care providers, patient counselors, medical faculty and students--in short, anyone who wants to learn more about this important issue.

Traffic Enforcement and Crash Investigation

Author: Ross A. Olmos
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780135057988
Format: PDF, Kindle
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The first of its kind, TRAFFIC ENFORCEMENT AND CRASH INVESTIGATION, 1/e presents comprehensive traffic related material that new police officers need to know. From the history of traffic laws to future trends, it helps officers understand the basic elements of traffic enforcement and crash investigation. Beyond just a traffic law manual, it includes social and ethical issues and hot topics such as dealing with official misconduct, quotas, tolerances and officer discretion. Its strong coverage of DUIs and up-to-date guidelines help prepare officers for one of their primary responsibilities: traffic enforcement, DUI enforcement and crash related investigations.