Pre hospital Emergency Medicine at a Glance

Author: William H. Seligman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118829921
Format: PDF
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Pre-hospital Emergency Medicine at a Glance offers healthcare students and trainees the essential theoretical knowledge and practical skills relevant to the provision of immediate care outside of the hospital. This concise text provides information on the principles of managing acutely unwell patients with life-threatening injuries at the scene of their accident, all in highly-illustrated double-page spreads to help explain key messages. This brand new title: Looks at the ways in which pre-hospital care is organised and delivered in the United Kingdom Explores some of the most common incidents that pre-hospital care teams attend to, including major trauma as well as cardiac arrests Includes an illustrated introduction to some of the many practical procedures pre-hospital care teams must be able to perform including resuscitative thoracotomy and rapid sequence induction of anaesthesia Takes into account the multi-disciplinary nature of the specialty Features a section on careers within pre-hospital care for doctors and paramedics Pre-hospital Emergency Medicine at a Glance is the perfect companion for medical students and junior doctors interested in learning more about pre-hospital care, as well as for paramedic students and paramedics who practise in the pre-hospital environment every day.

Adult Emergency Medicine at a Glance

Author: Thomas Hughes
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118293940
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Following the familiar, easy-to-use at a Glance format, andin full-colour, this brand new title provides an accessibleintroduction and revision aid for medical students and juniordoctors. Reflecting the increased profile of Emergency Medicine inclinical practice and the medical school curriculum, AdultEmergency Medicine at a Glance provides a user-friendlyoverview of the key subjects that will enable any student or juniordoctor to 'hit the ground running' when they enter one of the mostexciting areas of clinical medicine. Adult Emergency Medicine at a Glance is: A concise, visually orientated course in emergency medicinethat is perfect for both study and revision Organised around symptoms: 'Short of Breath', rather thandiagnoses: 'Pneumonia' Focused on the most common or dangerous conditions you will seein the Emergency Department and includes the latest cardiacresuscitation guidelines Comprehensively illustrated throughout with over 47 full-pagecolour illustrations

Paediatric Advanced Life Support

Author: Philip Jevon
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118274636
Format: PDF, Kindle
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In the event of a paediatric cardiac arrest, it is essential to beable to respond rapidly, providing safe and effective care. Thesecond edition of this successful text provides nurses with apractical and systematic guide to the rapid assessment and deliveryof appropriate resuscitation to infants and children. Conforms to current European Resuscitation CouncilGuidelines Based on up-to-date research and evidence-based practiceprotocols Synoptic approach enables rapid delivery of effectivetreatment Written by experts in the field of both resuscitation andpaediatrics Paediatric Advanced Life Support is a succinct yetcomprehensive guide and is an essential purchase for any healthprofessional likely to encounter an emergency situation.

Health at a Glance 2015 OECD Indicators

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
ISBN: 9264243518
Format: PDF, Docs
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This book presents the most recent comparable data on the performance of health systems in OECD and certain partner countries. It includes a dashboard of health indicators, a special focus chapter on the pharmaceutical sector, and indicators on health workforce migration and health care quality.

Pocketbook of Emergency Care E Book

Author: Colonel Timothy J Hodgetts
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702049336
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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The Pocketbook of Emergency Care is the first text designed for use by the professional paramedic at the roadside. The contents are formatted to be easily accessible when specific informatoin is required in an emergency situation. Although arimed at paramedics it is a useful, practical handbook for emergency medical technicians, advanced first aiders, combat medical technicians and practitioners of emergency medical care in remote and rural environments. The book covers the immediate management of acute medical emergencies, major trauma, minor injuries and environmental problems as well as covering the interaction with other emergency services and coping with major incidents. The Pocketbook is an up-to-date synopsis of pre-hospital emergency medicine and includes the most recent European Resuscitation Council algorithms along with recent military medical advances in the management of major trauma patients. The text is based on the popular Emergency Care Textbook for Paramedics, also published by Saunders Elsevier, which can be used as a reference text in conjunction with the Pocketbook. • essential guidelines for paramedic practice • presented in at-a-glance format for quick reference • illustrated • flexicover for durability

Acute and Critical Care Medicine at a Glance

Author: Richard M. Leach
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444327224
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The at a Glance series is popular among medical students and junior doctors for its concise and simple approach and excellent illustrations. Each bite-sized chapter is covered in a double-page spread with colour summary diagrams on the left page and explanatory text on the right. Covering a wide range of topics, books in the at a Glance series are ideal as introductory subject texts or for revision purposes, and are useful throughout medical school and beyond. Everything you need to know about Acute and Critical Care Medicine...at a Glance! Following the familiar, easy-to-use at a Glance format, and now in full-colour, Acute and Critical Care Medicine at a Glance is an accessible introduction and revision text for medical students. Fully revised and updated to reflect changes to the content and assessment methods used by medical schools, this at a Glance provides a user-friendly overview of Acute and Critical Care Medicine to encapsulate all that the student needs to know. This new edition of Acute and Critical Care Medicine at a Glance: Provides a brief and straightforward, yet rapid, introduction to care of the critically ill that can be easily assimilated prior to starting a new job or clinical attachment Encompasses the clinical, diagnostic and therapeutic skills required to manage acutely ill patients in a variety of settings Includes assessment of the acutely unwell patient, monitoring, emergency resuscitation, oxygenation, circulatory support, methods of ventilation and management of a wide variety of medical and surgical emergencies Includes new chapters on fluid management, oxygenation, non-invasive ventilation, recognition of the seriously ill patient and hospital-acquired infections This book is an invaluable resource for all undergraduates in medicine, as well as clinical medical students, junior doctors, nurses caring for acutely-ill patients and paramedics. Pre-publication reviews: "The material forms an excellent basis for junior doctors in critical care and anaesthesia to get a good grounding in the subject, without appearing too scary." –Senior House Officer "The system-based approach...provides excellent reference material when studying a particular subject, allowing the reader to easily delve into the book when necessary, without having to read from cover-to-cover. It is an excellent revision aid.... Much time has gone into eliminating superfluous data so maximal essential information can be conveyed quickly." –UCL student

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Quick Glance

Author: Ghazala Sharieff
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071452328
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW "This handbook was intended for pediatric emergency medicine board candidates, but it can also function as a handbook for established practitioners in the emergency setting....This is the first edition of this unique handbook and is an excellent must read study guide as well as a practical handbook for use in the pediatric emergency setting."--Doody's Review Service

Pocketbook of Emergency Care

Author: Ian Greaves
Publisher: Saunders
ISBN: 9780702028915
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The Pocketbook of Emergency Care is the first text designed for use by the professional paramedic at the roadside. The contents are formatted to be easily accessible when specific information is required in the emergency situation. Although aimed at paramedics it is a useful, practical handbook for emergency medical technicians, advanced first aiders, combat medical technicians and practitioners of emergency medical care in remote and rural environments. The book covers the immediate management of acute medical emergencies, major trauma, minor injuries and environmental problems as well as covering the interaction with other emergency services and coping with major incidents. The pocketbook is an up-to-date synopsis of prehospital emergency medicine and includes the most recent European Resuscitation Council algorithms along with recent military medical advances in the management of major trauma patients. The text is based on the popular Emergency Care Textbook for Paramedics, also published by Saunders Elsevier, which can be used as a reference text in conjunction with the Pocketbook.

Critical Care Emergencies An Issue of Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America

Author: Evie Marcolini
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323323707
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Drs. Evie Marcolini and Haney Mallemat have assembled an expert panel of authors focusing on: Sepsis, Shock, Assessment and Treatment of the Trauma Patient in Shock, Coagulopathy and Hemorrhage, Vasopressors & Inotropes, Assessing Volume Status, Neurotrauma, Mechanical Circulatory Support, End of life, and more!