CURRENT Diagnosis and Treatment Emergency Medicine, Seventh Edition / Edition 7

CURRENT Diagnosis and Treatment Emergency Medicine, Seventh Edition / Edition 7

by C. Keith Stone, Roger Humphries
     
 

An easy-to-use guide to the diagnosis, treatment, and managemenet of the full range of clinical conditions seen in emergency medicine

For more than 70 years, professors, students, and clinicians have trusted LANGE for high-quality, current, concise medical information in a convenient, affordable, portable format. Whether for coursework, clerkships,

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An easy-to-use guide to the diagnosis, treatment, and managemenet of the full range of clinical conditions seen in emergency medicine

For more than 70 years, professors, students, and clinicians have trusted LANGE for high-quality, current, concise medical information in a convenient, affordable, portable format. Whether for coursework, clerkships, USMLE prep, specialty board review, or patient care, there's a LANGE book that guarantees success.

This updated edition in the trusted CURRENT series is valuable to anyone practicing in an emergency department or acute-care setting. It emphasizes immediate management of life threatening problems, then covers the evaluation and treatment of specific disorders.

Authoritative, easy-access coverage for Emergency Department clinicians who needs answers NOW

  • Priority-based and problem-oriented organization encompasses all aspects of emergency medicine, including common emergencies, trauma, neonatal and pediatric emergencies
  • Extensive at-a-glance algorithms facilitate quick management and diagnosis
  • Comprehensive tables of drugs commonly used in the ED
  • NEW chapters on beside ultrasound, procedural sedation, and pandemic flu
  • MORE radiologic images throughout
  • ALL chapters updated with the latest developments

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071701075
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
05/23/2011
Series:
LANGE Current Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
1020
Sales rank:
376,972
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

Authors

Preface

I. SPECIAL ASPECTS OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE

1. Approach to the Emergency Department Patient, T. Russell Jones

2. Prehospital Emergency Services, Margaret Strecker-McGraw and Kimrey J. Daniel

3. Nuclear, Biologic, and Chemical Agents; Weapons of Mass Destruction, David L. Morgan and Christopher Ortiz

4. Disaster Medicine, Gregory A. Starr, Thomas W. Allen, and Charles E. Stewart

5. Legal Aspects of Emergency Care, Charles A. Eckerline, Jr. and Jonathan C. Brantley

6. Emergency Bedside Ultrasound, David A. Fritz

7. Emergency Procedures, William Randall Partin and Colby Dorrah

8. Procedural Sedation and Analgesia, Christopher Colvin

II: MANAGEMENT OF COMMON EMERGENCY PROBLEMS

9. Basic & Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Eric C. Goshorn, Justin A. Kan, and Salvator J. Vicario

10. Compromised Airway, Justin Knowles and Allison Rains

11. Shock, William F. Young, Jr.

12. The Multiply Injured Patient, Julia Martin

13. Respiratory Distress, C. Keith Stone

14. Chest Pain, Martin R. Huecker and Daniel J. O'Brien

15. Abdominal Pain, Justin Coomes and Melissa Platt

16. Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Timothy G. Price and Zachary E. Armstrong

17. Coma, Dylan B. Medley and James E. Morris

18. Syncope, C. Keith Stone, Margaret Strecker-McGraw, and Andrew Juergens

19. Seizures, C. Keith Stone

20. Headache, C. Keith Stone

21. Arthritis & Back Pain, Ryan P. Woods and Jason Seamon

III: TRAUMA EMERGENCIES

22. Head Injuries, Roger L. Humphries

23. Maxillofacial & Neck Trauma, Alicia A. Shirakbari and Marshall Hall

24. Chest Trauma, Jonathan Jones and Seth Searley

25. Abdominal Trauma, Sonya C. Melville and Daniel E. Melville

26. Genitourinary Trauma, Brian Adkins

27. Vertebral Column & Spinal Cord Trauma, S. Derrick Fowler and Jason Seamon

28. Orthopedic Emergencies, Royce Coleman and Alison Reiland

29. Hand Trauma, Bill Ewen and Raymond G. Hart

30. Wound Care, Thomas R. Jones

IV: NONTRAUMA EMERGENCIES

31. Eye Emergencies, Robert D. Greenberg and Kimrey J. Daniel

32. Emergency Disorders of the Ear, Nose, Sinuses, Oropharynx, and Mouth, Timothy C. Stallard

33. Pulmonary Emergencies, David A. Smith

34. Cardiac Emergencies, Sameer Desai

35. Cardiac Arrhythmias, Joseph Heidenreich

36. Gastrointestinal Emergencies, Elizabeth Davis and Kimberly J. Powers

37. Neurologic Emergencies, C. Keith Stone

38. Obstetric and Gynecological Emergencies and Rape, Ryan Tucker and Melissa Platt

39. Genitourinary Emergencies, Joseph Heidenreich

40. Vascular Emergencies, David A. Fritz

41. Hematologic Emergencies, M.K. Strecker-McGraw and Mark Andrew Wilson

42. Infectious Disease Emergencies, Jon Jaffe and Taylor Ratcliff

43. Metabolic & Endocrine Emergencies, Martin R. Huecker and Daniel F. Danzl

44. Fluid, Electrolyte, & Acid-Base Emergencies, James E. Morris

45. Burns & Smoke Inhalation, Dorian Drigalla and Jennifer Gemmill

46. Disorders Due to Physical & Environmental Agents, Rebecca C. Bowers and M. Virginia Mustain

47. Poisoning, David L. Morgan and Douglas J. Borys

48. Dermatologic Emergencies, Kavon Azadi and Boyd Burns

49. Psychiatric Emergencies, Eric J. Brown and Lori Whelan

50. Pediatric Emergencies, Maria Stephan, Craig Carter, and Shah Ashfaq

Index

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