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Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured - Text Only

Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured - Text Only - 7th edition

ISBN13: 978-0763707965

Cover of Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured - Text Only 7TH 99 (ISBN 978-0763707965)
ISBN13: 978-0763707965
ISBN10: 0763707961 Edition: 7TH 99
Copyright: 1999
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Published: 1999
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Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured - Text Only - 7TH 99 edition

ISBN13: 978-0763707965

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Staff Ed.

ISBN13: 978-0763707965
ISBN10: 0763707961 Edition: 7TH 99
Copyright: 1999
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Published: 1999
International: No
Summary

The new Seventh Edition of Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured combines coverage from past editions of the "Orange Book," with exciting new features, a new design, and interactive technology-addressing the needs of today's students. Not only does it meet and exceed the EMT-Basic National Standard Curriculum guidelines, it goes beyond to give students the knowledge, skills, and confidence they need to care for patients of sudden illness and trauma with additional enrichment material. Offering a completely integrated teaching and learning system, this enhanced edition allows for increased proficiency and understanding of key concepts and procedures.

Table of Contents

Section 1

1. Introduction to Emergency Medical Care
2. The Well-Being of the EMT-Basic
3. Medical, Legal, and Ethical Issues
4. The Human Body
5. Baseline Vital Signs and Sample History
6. Lifting and Moving Patients

Section 2

7. Airway

Section 3

8. Patient Assessment
9. Communications and Documentation
10. Geriatric Assessment and Transfer

Section 4

11. General Pharmacology
12. Respiratory Emergencies
13. Cardiovascular Emergencies
14. Neurologic Emergencies
15. Communicable Diseases
16. The Acute Abdomen
17. Diabetes and Altered Mental Status
18. Allergic Reactions and Envenomations
19. Substance Abuse and Poisoning
20. Environmental Emergencies
21. Behavioral Emergencies
22. Obstetric and Gynecologic Emergencies

Section 5

23. Mechanism of Injury
24. Bleeding
25. Shock
26. Soft-Tissue Injuries
27. Injuries of the Eye
28. Injuries of the Face and Throat
29. Injuries of the Chest
30. Injuries of the Abdomen and Genitalia
31. Musculoskeletal Care
32. Injuries to the Head and Spine

Section 6

33. Pediatric Airway and Resuscitation
34. Pediatric Assessment and Medical Emergencies
35. Pediatric Trauma

Section 7

36. Ambulance Operations
37. Scene Techniques

Section 8

38. Advanced Airway Management
39. Basic Life Support Review
40. National Registry Skill Sheets

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Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured / With CD - 8th edition

ISBN13: 978-0763732486
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