Emergency Care with OneKey CourseCompass, Student Access Card, Emergency Care / Edition 11

Emergency Care with OneKey CourseCompass, Student Access Card, Emergency Care / Edition 11

by Daniel J. Limmer EMT-P, Michael F. O'Keefe, Harvey T. Grant, Bob Murray
     
 

ISBN-10: 0132461579

ISBN-13: 9780132461573

Pub. Date: 12/18/2008

Publisher: Prentice Hall

This package contains the following components:

-0132079321: OneKey CourseCompass, Student Access Card, Emergency Care

-013500523X: Emergency Care

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Overview

This package contains the following components:

-0132079321: OneKey CourseCompass, Student Access Card, Emergency Care

-013500523X: Emergency Care

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132461573
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
12/18/2008
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.70(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

Section 1 – Foundations

  1. Introduction to Emergency Medical Services and the Health Care System

  2. The Well-being of the EMT
  3. Lifting and Moving Patients
  4. Medical, Legal, and Ethical Issues
  5. Medical Terminology and Anatomy and Physiology
  6. Principles of Pathophysiology
  7. Life Span Development

Section 2 – Airway Management, Respiration, and Artificial Ventilation

  1. Airway Management
  2. Respiration and Artificial Ventilation

Section 3 – Patient Assessment

  1. Scene Size-up
  2. The Primary Assessment
  3. Vital Signs and Monitoring Devices
  4. Assessment of the Trauma Patient (includes history-taking specific to the trauma patient)
  5. Assessment of the Medical Patient (includes history-taking specific to the medical patient)
  6. Reassessment
  7. Critical Thinking and Decision Making
  8. Communication and Documentation

Section 4 – Medical Emergencies

  1. General Pharmacology
  2. Respiratory Emergencies
  3. Cardiac Emergencies
  4. Diabetic Emergencies and Altered Mental Status
  5. Allergic Reaction
  6. Poisoning and Overdose Emergencies
  7. Abdominal Emergencies
  8. Behavioral and Psychiatric Emergencies and Suicide
  9. Hematologic and Renal Emergencies

Section 5 – Trauma Emergencies

  1. Bleeding and Shock
  2. Soft Tissue Trauma
  3. Chest and Abdominal Trauma
  4. Musculoskeletal Trauma
  5. Trauma to the Head, Neck, and Spine
  6. Multisystem Trauma
  7. Environmental Emergencies

Section 6 – Special Populations

  1. Obstetric and Gynecologic Emergencies
  2. Pediatric Emergencies
  3. Geriatric Emergencies
  4. Emergencies for Patients with Special Challenges

Section 7 – Operations

  1. EMS Operations
  2. Hazardous Materials, Multiple-Casualty Incidents, and Incident Management
  3. Highway Safety and Vehicle Extrication
  4. EMS Response to Terrorism

Appendices

  1. Basic Cardiac Life Support Review
  2. Medical Terminology
  3. Glossary
  4. Answer Key

Index

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