Mosby s Paramedic Textbook

Author: Mick J. Sanders
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 0323072755
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Reflecting the 2010 Emergency Cardiovascular Care guidelines, Mosby's Paramedic Textbook, 4th Edition provides a comprehensive learning tool for both first-time and refresher paramedic students. Coverage includes an overview of key subjects such as pharmacology, airway management, medical disorders, patient assessment, and trauma. ALS patient care skills are presented step by step, both in the book and in online video clips. New to this edition are nine new chapters, many new topics, and 150 new photos. Written by paramedic expert Mick Sanders, Mosby's Paramedic Textbook follows the National EMS Education Standards and offers complete coverage of the National Standard Curriculum (NSC) for the EMT-Paramedic. More than 1,000 illustrations -- including 150 that are NEW -- accurately present different techniques and skills. Chapter openers, objectives and key terms set the stage for learning. Advanced Life Support (ALS) skills are presented step by step and in full color. Critical thinking questions help in understanding concepts and in applying them to patient care. A summary and a list of references in each chapter make review easier. A herbal appendix in the pharmacology chapter provides access to herbal content. Drug monographs on the Evolve companion website include Mosby's Essential Drugs, with instant access to comprehensive, up-to-date information on the medications that are administered by paramedics as well as those most commonly prescribed to patients. NEW! Nine new chapters and thoroughly updated content align the text with the new National EMS Education Standards and reflect the 2010 ECC (Emergency Cardiovascular Care) guidelines. NEW topics include coronary bypass, endocarditis, adult IO infusion, bird flu, new fluid resuscitation guidelines for trauma patients, drugs of abuse (Vicodin, Oxycontin), prediabetes, and management of hypothermia and drowning. NEW Show Me the Evidence boxes show the value and impact of evidence-based research. NEW Did You Know? boxes supplement chapter content with interesting and relevant information. NEW Look Again feature includes cross-references and specific page numbers for easy review of information that was covered in earlier chapters. NEW farm considerations in the Trauma section enhance rural practice with the kinematics of farm machinery incidents. Additional Critical Thinking boxes encourage the application of critical thinking skills to "real-life" EMS. Additional cultural considerations enhance your ability to deal with the issues of multicultural patients. NEW Advanced Practice Procedures in Critical Care appendix provides an overview of specialty procedures for paramedics who work in critical care settings. Revised and updated Emergency Drug Index reflects the new 2010 ECC guidelines with coverage of more than 75 emergency drugs, their dose and administration, onset and duration, indications and contraindications, adverse reactions, and special considerations.

Mosby s Paramedic Textbook

Author: Mick J. Sanders
Publisher: Jems Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780323046916
Format: PDF, Kindle
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27. Abdominal trauma -- 28. Musculoskeletal trauma -- 29. Cardiology -- 30. Pulmonary emergencies -- 31. Neurology -- 32. Endocrinology -- 33. Allergies and anaphylaxis -- 34. Gastroenterology -- 35. Urology -- 36. Toxicology -- 37. Hematology -- 38. Environmental conditions -- 39. Infectious and communicable diseases -- 40. Behavioral and psychiatric disorders -- 41. Gynecology -- 42. Obstetrics -- 43. Neonatology -- 44. Pediatrics -- 45. Geriatrics -- 46. Abuse and neglect -- 47. Patients with special challenges -- 48. Acute interventions for the home health care patient -- 49. Ambulance operations -- 50. Medical incident command -- 51. Rescue awareness and operations -- 52. Crime scene awareness -- 53. Hazardous materials incidents -- 54. Bioterrorism and weapons of mass destruction.

Mosby s Paramedic Textbook and Workbook Package Revised Reprint

Author: Mick J. Sanders
Publisher: Mosby
ISBN: 9780323046909
Format: PDF, Docs
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Updated to reflect the new 2005 emergency cardiac care guidelines! This convenient, money-saving package is a must-have for students training for a career as an EMT-Paramedic. It includes Mosby's Paramedic Textbook, Revised Third Edition and the Workbook to Accompany Mosby's Paramedic Textbook, Revised Third Edition. For further information on each individual product, please click on the link provided below.

Paramedic Textbook

Author: Mick J. Sanders
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781284054118
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Mosby s Paramedic Refresher and Review

Author: Alice Dalton
Publisher: Jems Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780323047524
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This revised reprint is now updated to reflect the new 2005 emergency cardiac care guidelines. Using a case-based approach, it offers the most realistic view of prehospital emergency care. This unique text is the only case-based text available covering all of the information needed for paramedic refresher and certification preparation and review. In a concise, user-friendly format, the text features basic concepts of patient assessment and treatment, incorporating anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology in the context of actual patient encounters. Each chapter presents several real-life emergency scenarios. Questions and answers follow for immediate feedback. Unique! The only case-based text on the market today for paramedics who are recertifying or taking the National Registry exam for the first time. The case-based approach uses actual patient encounters for realistic learning and increased retention to make information more easily applicable in the field. The text relates anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology to patient signs and symptoms to promote understanding at the most basic levels, which means a more thorough grasp of the topic and better performance in the field. Content overviews! Each chapter provides a brief summary of the subject matter and integrates the content into patient scenarios to maximize comprehension. Each case includes the final diagnosis and outcomes based on actual patient situations. Questions, Answers, and Outcomes in each chapter encourage critical thinking skills and help the reader appreciate the consequences of decisions. A concise, one-column design provides a user-friendly format. Updated to reflect the new 2005 emergency cardiac care guidelines. Two new chapters - Scene Management and Weapons of Mass Destruction. Updated throughout to reflect the most current research, updated pharmacologic interventions, and new treatment standards. Chapters have been organized in the order of the National Standard Curriculum (NSC).

Paramedic Anatomy Physiology

Author: Bob Elling
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763737925
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Paramedic: Anatomy and Physiology utilizes a systemic approach, beginning by formulating a basic picture of the human body, then moving into more anatomic detail. Individual chapters discuss body systems, both how they function individually and together as a unit. In addition to the overall picture of each system, this text presents both the gross anatomy and the microscopic anatomy of vital structures.

Paramedic Pearls of Wisdom

Author: Guy H. Haskell
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780763738709
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A review manual that will help its readers learn some basic and intermediate pre-hospital emergency medicine, prepare for state and national certification and refresher exams.