Emergency & Critical Care Pocket Guide / Edition 6

Emergency & Critical Care Pocket Guide / Edition 6

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by Paula Derr
     
 

ISBN-10: 1890495247

ISBN-13: 9781890495244

Pub. Date: 10/09/2009

Publisher: Informed Publishing

The most popular pocket reference in emergency nursing is now available in a completely updated 6th edition. The Emergency & Critical Care Pocket Guide has been an essential resource for physicians, paramedics and nurses for over a decade. It consolidates the critical information found in a desk reference into a convenient 3" x 5" pocket-size format that is handy

Overview

The most popular pocket reference in emergency nursing is now available in a completely updated 6th edition. The Emergency & Critical Care Pocket Guide has been an essential resource for physicians, paramedics and nurses for over a decade. It consolidates the critical information found in a desk reference into a convenient 3" x 5" pocket-size format that is handy enough to take with you anywhere.

The new 6th edition features comprehensive content updates in every section with the latest information about infectious diseases, namely influenza, MRSA, C-diff and Norovirus; and drugs, including dosages for Fentanyl, Lorazepam (Ativan) and Midazolam, and new drip charts added to the emergency drug section. This edition also incorporates new illustrations and charts for essentials such as ECG Components and the Quick Rate Calculator, to maximize access to detailed information.

• Current ACLS Algorithms, Lab Values, Metrics, Notes
• Emergency, ACLS Drugs & Top Prescription Drugs
• IV Drips, Drug Infusions, Dosages
• Poisons & Overdose/'Rave' Drugs
• 12-Lead ECG Section & Acute MI
• Medical Emergencies Section
• Quick EMS Spanish Translations
• Fibrinolytics for AMI & Stroke/CVA
• Childbrith, Diabetic, Respiratory Distress
• Pediatric Resuscitation, Drug Doses, Vitals
• Trauma, Triage, MCI, Glasgow Coma Scales
• Airway Management/RSI
• Burn Charts, the 'Rule of 9s'
• Pulse Oximetry
• Infectious Diseases

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781890495244
Publisher:
Informed Publishing
Publication date:
10/09/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
188
Product dimensions:
3.00(w) x 5.80(h) x 0.80(d)

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Emergency & Critical Care Pocket Guide 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
Lunkfire More than 1 year ago
A must for those in prehospital care. As always an easy layout and to those familiar to the past designs, then no trouble here...
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
INFORMED comes out with really great pocket books. great step by step approach and easy to follow very useful in times your in a rut and those late night shifts its a must have.
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OMY More than 1 year ago
I recommend this book for students or professionals who are seeking the ACLS certificate. Useful for emergency ward rotation.