EMS Pocket Drug Guide [NOOK Book]

Overview

The drug guide that belongs in the pocket of every front-line EMS provider

This is the first EMS pocket drug guide that contains the detailed information typically found only in much larger reference books. EMS Pocket Drug Guide is a true must-have for any level EMS provider from basic to advanced. Small enough to fit in a shirt pocket, it should always be with you for quick, reliable reference in the field.

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EMS Pocket Drug Guide

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Overview

The drug guide that belongs in the pocket of every front-line EMS provider

This is the first EMS pocket drug guide that contains the detailed information typically found only in much larger reference books. EMS Pocket Drug Guide is a true must-have for any level EMS provider from basic to advanced. Small enough to fit in a shirt pocket, it should always be with you for quick, reliable reference in the field.

  • The detail you need without sacrificing ease of use
  • Essential information on 1000 of the most commonly prescribed medications and more than 70 drugs most often used in the pre-hospital setting
  • Drug-specific EMS pearls, including signs and symptoms of overdose and specific overdose management
  • Sections on street drugs and medicinal herbs
  • Quick field reference tables, including cardiac algorithms, weight conversion, and injury severity scores

An amazing amount of content packed into a pocket-sized reference:
EMS Field Medications, Commonly Prescribed Medications: Classificaton, Commonly Prescribed Medications: Generic and Selected Brand Data, Commonly Used Medicinal Herbs, Common Street Drugs, Reference Tables, Adult Emergency Cardiac Care Medications

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071702706
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Publication date: 6/22/2010
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 432
  • Sales rank: 897,694
  • File size: 4 MB

Meet the Author

Patrick Gomella, MPH, NREMT-P
Class of 2013
Jefferson Medical College
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA
Firefighter/Parmedic
Concordville Fire and Protective Association
Concordville, PA

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Table of Contents

Preface
Medication Key
Abbreviations
I. EMS Field Medications
Prehospital Drug Classification
II. Commonly Prescribed Medications: Classification
III. Commonly Prescribed Medications: Generic and Selected Brand Data
IV. Commonly Used Medicinal Herbs
V. Common Street Drugs
VI. Tables
Index
Adult Emergency Cardiac Care Medications
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