Critical Care Transport

Critical Care Transport

by American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), UMBC, American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)
     
 

ISBN-10: 1449642586

ISBN-13: 9781449642587

Pub. Date: 08/08/2011

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Welcome to the new gold standard in critical care transport training.

Published in conjunction with the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), Critical Care Transport offers cutting edge content relevant to any healthcare provider training in critical care transport.

Like no other textbook in this

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Overview

Welcome to the new gold standard in critical care transport training.

Published in conjunction with the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), Critical Care Transport offers cutting edge content relevant to any healthcare provider training in critical care transport.

Like no other textbook in this market, Critical Care Transport thoroughly prepares medical professionals to function as competent members of a critical care team by covering the material that everyone—paramedics, nurses, physicians, and specialty crew—needs to know to operate effectively in the prehospital critical care environment.

This book meets the curricula of major critical care training programs, including University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC). It covers both ground and flight transport, and meets the objectives of critical care transport certification exams such as the Certified Flight Paramedic (FP-C) exam administered by the Board for Critical Care Transport Paramedic Certification.

Content includes information specific to prehospital critical care transport, such as flight physiology, lab analysis, hemodynamic monitoring, and specialized devices such as the intra-aortic balloon pump. Standard topics such as airway management, trauma, and pharmacology are covered in the context of critical care. Chapters have been authored by leading critical care professionals across the country and represent the most current, state-of-the-art information on management of critical care patients.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781449642587
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
08/08/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
1034
Sales rank:
166,194
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.70(h) x 1.40(d)

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