Emergency Care And Transportation Of The Sick And Injured / Edition 10

Emergency Care And Transportation Of The Sick And Injured / Edition 10

by American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)

previous edition 9781449615871See more details below


previous edition 9781449615871

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Jones & Bartlett Learning
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New Edition
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8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.90(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Introduction to emergency medical care2
Ch. 2The well-being of the EMT-B22
Ch. 3Medical, legal, and ethical issues70
Ch. 4The human body90
Ch. 5Baseline vital signs and SAMPLE history144
Ch. 6Lifting and moving patients168
Ch. 7Airway210
Ch. 8Patient assessment258
Ch. 9Communications and documentation314
Ch. 10General pharmacology342
Ch. 11Respiratory emergencies364
Ch. 12Cardiovascular emergencies398
Ch. 13Neurologic emergencies438
Ch. 14The acute abdomen464
Ch. 15Diabetic emergencies480
Ch. 16Allergic reactions and envenomations498
Ch. 17Substance abuse and poisoning516
Ch. 18Environmental emergencies542
Ch. 19Behavioral emergencies582
Ch. 20Obstetric and gynecologic emergencies598
Ch. 21Kinematics of trauma630
Ch. 22Bleeding648
Ch. 23Shock676
Ch. 24Soft-tissue injuries696
Ch. 25Eye injuries734
Ch. 26Face and throat injuries756
Ch. 27Chest injuries776
Ch. 28Abdomen and genitalia injuries796
Ch. 29Musculoskeletal care818
Ch. 30Head and spine injuries870
Ch. 31Pediatric emergencies914
Ch. 32Pediatric assessment and management940
Ch. 33Geriatric emergencies984
Ch. 34Geriatric assessment and management1002
Ch. 35Ambulance operations1022
Ch. 36Gaining access1056
Ch. 37Special operations1072
Ch. 38Response to terrorism and weapons of mass destruction1098
Ch. 39Advanced airway management1130
Ch. 40Assisting with intravenous therapy1164
Ch. 41Assisting with cardiac monitoring1180
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