Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide 4/E, Companion Handbook / Edition 4

Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide 4/E, Companion Handbook / Edition 4

by David Cline
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070114021

ISBN-13: 9780070114029

Pub. Date: 01/28/1996

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

The Companion Handbook model applied especially well to emergency medicine,where quick access and quick answers to problems are of paramount concern. This addition to the series serves as a concise yet thorough summary of the clinical portions of the fourth edition of Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine with emphasis on on-the-spot diagnosis and management.

Overview

The Companion Handbook model applied especially well to emergency medicine,where quick access and quick answers to problems are of paramount concern. This addition to the series serves as a concise yet thorough summary of the clinical portions of the fourth edition of Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine with emphasis on on-the-spot diagnosis and management. Page-referenced to the parent text for further review.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070114029
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
01/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1015
Product dimensions:
4.01(w) x 6.98(h) x 1.54(d)

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Table of Contents

Contributors xi
Preface xv
Section 1 Resuscitation and Invasive Management 1(68)
Advanced Airway Support
3(7)
Dysrhythmia Management and Cardiovascular Pharmacology
10(30)
Resuscitation of Children and Neonates
40(8)
Fluids, Electrolytes, and Acid-Base Disorders
48(16)
Acute Pain Relief and Conscious Sedation
64(5)
Section 2 Acute Signs and Symptoms in Adults 69(38)
Chest Pain
71(6)
Dyspnea, Hypoxia, and Hypercapnea
77(3)
Hemorrhagic Shock
80(3)
Septic Shock
83(4)
Anaphylaxis and Acute Allergic Reactions
87(3)
Cyanosis
90(3)
Syncope
93(3)
Abdominal Pain
96(3)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
99(2)
Coma and Altered States of Consciousness
101(6)
Section 3 Life-Threatening Signs and Symptoms in Children 107(22)
Fever
109(3)
Fluid and Electrolyte Therapy
112(4)
Upper Respiratory Emergencies
116(4)
Hypoglycemia in Children
120(2)
Altered Mental Status in Children
122(3)
Syncope and Breath Holding
125(4)
Section 4 Emergency Wound Management 129(54)
Evaluation of Wounds
131(2)
Wound Preparation, Local and Regional Anesthesia
133(8)
Methods for Wound Closure, Difficult Wounds
141(14)
Soft Tissue Injuries to the Face
155(11)
Fingertip Injuries
166(7)
Puncture Wounds and Animal Bites
173(7)
Post Repair Wound Care
180(3)
Section 5 Cardiovascular Diseases 183(46)
Myocardial Ischemia, Myocardial Infarction, and Their Management
185(11)
Congestive Heart Failure and Pulmonary Edema
196(3)
Valvular Emergencies and Endocarditis
199(7)
Cardiomyopathies, Myocarditis, and Pericardial Disease
206(6)
Pulmonary Embolism
212(3)
Hypertensive Emergencies
215(4)
Thoracic and Abdominal Aneurysms
219(3)
Mesenteric Ischemia
222(2)
Acute Extremity Ischemia and Thrombophlebitis
224(5)
Section 6 Pulmonary Emergencies 229(22)
Pneumonia
231(6)
Tuberculosis
237(4)
Pneumothorax
241(2)
Hemoptysis
243(3)
Asthma and Chronic Obstuctive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
246(5)
Section 7 The Digestive System 251(62)
Esophageal Emergencies
253(4)
Swallowed GI Foreign Bodies
257(3)
Peptic Ulcer Disease
260(2)
Acute Appendicitis and Perforated Viscus
262(5)
Intestinal Obstruction
267(1)
Hernia in Adults and Children
268(4)
Ileitis and Colitis
272(5)
Colonic Diverticular Disease
277(3)
Anorectal Disorders
280(8)
Diarrhea and Food Poisoning
288(5)
Cholecystitis and Biliary Colic
293(4)
Acute Jaundice and Hepatitis
297(7)
Acute Pancreatitis
304(3)
Complications of General and Urologic Surgical Procedures
307(6)
Section 8 Renal and Genitourinary Disorders 313(20)
Emergency Renal Problems
315(4)
Urinary Tract Infections
319(3)
Male Genital Problems
322(4)
The Dialysis Patient
326(3)
Urologic Stone Disease
329(4)
Section 9 Gynecology and Obstetrics 333(32)
Gynecologic Emergencies
335(5)
Vulvovaginitis
340(4)
Problems in Pregnancy
344(10)
Blunt Abdominal Truama During Pregnancy
354(2)
Emergency Delivery
356(5)
Common Complications of Gynecologic Procedures
361(4)
Section 10 Pediatrics 365(78)
Assessment of the Child in the Emergency Department: A Practical Approach to Normal Child Development
367(4)
Common Neonatal Problems
371(7)
Heart Disease
378(5)
Otitis Media and Upper Respiratory Tract Infections
383(4)
Pneumonia
387(3)
Skin and Soft Tissue Infections
390(10)
Bacteremia, Sepsis, and Meningitis in Children
400(4)
Genitourinary Infections in Children
404(3)
Asthma and Bronchiolitis
407(5)
Seizures in Children
412(4)
Gastroenteritis and Pediatric Abdominal Emergencies
416(8)
Diabetic Child
424(2)
Pediatric Exanthems
426(7)
Musculoskeletal Disorders in Children
433(10)
Section 11 Infectious Diseases, Allergy, and Immunology 443(56)
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
445(6)
Toxic Shock Syndrome and Toxic Shock-Like Syndrome
451(2)
HIV Infection and AIDS
453(5)
Tetanus and Rabies
458(9)
Malaria
467(5)
Common Parasitic Infections
472(8)
Tick Borne Diseases
480(9)
Management of the Transplant Patient
489(10)
Section 12 Toxicology 499(88)
General Management of the Poisoned Patient
501(6)
Anticholinergic Syndrome
507(3)
Psychopharmacologic Agents
510(17)
Sedative-Hypnotics
527(4)
The Alcohols
531(7)
Drugs of Abuse
538(5)
Analgesics
543(8)
Xanthines
551(2)
Cardiac Medications
553(7)
Phenytoin
560(4)
Iron
564(3)
Hydrocarbons
567(4)
Caustic Agents
571(3)
Pesticides
574(3)
Toxic Gases
577(5)
Heavy Metals
582(5)
Section 13 Environmental Injuries 587(46)
Frostbite and Hypothermia
589(4)
Heat Emergencies
593(3)
Bites and Stings
596(7)
Trauma and Envenomations from Marine Fauna
603(3)
High Altitude Medical Problems
606(4)
Dysbarism
610(3)
Near Drowning
613(2)
Thermal and Chemical Burns
615(5)
Electrical and Lightning Injuries
620(5)
Radiation Injuries
625(3)
Poisonous Plants and Mushrooms
628(5)
Section 14 Endocrine Emergencies 633(18)
Diabetic Emergencies
635(5)
Alcoholic Ketoacidosis
640(2)
Lactic Acidosis
642(1)
Thyroid Disease Emergencies
643(3)
Adrenal Insufficiency and Adrenal Crisis
646(5)
Section 15 Hematologic and Oncologic Emergencies 651(34)
Evaluation of the Bleeding Patient
653(5)
Acquired Bleeding Disorders
658(4)
Hemophilias and Von Willebrand Disease
662(6)
Hemolytic Anemias
668(4)
Blood Transfusions and Component Therapy
672(7)
Emergency Complications of Malignancy
679(6)
Section 16 Neurology 685(42)
Headache and Facial Pain
687(6)
Stroke Syndromes
693(3)
Vertigo and Dizziness
696(5)
Seizures
701(7)
Acute Peripheral Neurologic Lesions
708(4)
Multiple Sclerosis
712(3)
Disorders of Neuromuscular Transmission
715(4)
Meningitis, Encephalitis, and Brain Abscess
719(5)
Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
724(3)
Section 17 Eye, Ear, Nose, Throat, Oral Emergencies 727(34)
Ocular Emergencies
729(7)
Otolaryngologic Emergencies
736(8)
Nasal Emergencies
744(5)
Maxillofacial Trauma
749(7)
General Dental Emergencies
756(5)
Section 18 Skin and Soft-Tissue Emergencies 761(14)
Dermatologic Emergencies
763(5)
Cutaneous Abscesses and Soft-Tissue Infections
768(7)
Section 19 Trauma 775(50)
Trauma
777(4)
Pediatric Trauma
781(3)
Geriatric Trauma
784(4)
Head Injury
788(5)
Spinal Injuries
793(5)
Neck Trauma
798(3)
Thoracic Trauma
801(11)
Abdominal Trauma
812(4)
Posterior Abdomen and Buttock Trauma
816(3)
Trauma to the Genitourinary Tract
819(6)
Section 20 Fractures and Dislocations 825(40)
Early Management of Fractures and Dislocations
827(4)
Wrist and head Injuries
831(5)
Elbow and Forearm Injuries
836(4)
Shoulder and Humerus Injuries
840(4)
Pelvis, Hip, and Femur Injuries
844(6)
Knee and Leg Injuries
850(5)
Ankle Injuries
855(4)
Foot Injuries
859(6)
Section 21 Muscular, Ligamentous, and Rheumatic Disorders 865(32)
Cervical, Thoracic, and Lumbar Pain Syndromes
867(5)
Shoulder Pain
872(3)
Overuse Syndromes
875(3)
Muscle Ruptures
878(3)
Compartment Syndromes
881(4)
Rheumatic Disorders in Adults
885(5)
Infectious and Noninfectious Inflammatory Conditions of the Hand
890(3)
Soft Tissue Problems of the Foot
893(4)
Section 22 Psychosocial Disorders, Abuse, and Assault 897(22)
Behavioral Disorders: Clinical Features
899(4)
Behavioral Disorders: Emergency Assessment and Stabilization
903(4)
Psychotropic Medications
907(3)
Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia
910(1)
Panic Disorder
911(2)
Conversion Reactions
913(1)
Pediatric and Elderly Abuse
914(3)
Male and Female Sexual Assault
917(2)
Index 919

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