Description: This is a concise, simple book of emergency room pearls..
Purpose: It is intended as a practical resource for nurses working in the emergency department.
Audience: Practicing emergency department nurses are the intended audience.
Features: This book is an everyday guide for common emergency room disorders, listed by systems. The first chapter covers the most important person - the nurse. The first 20 items are things each emergency department nurse should do to "survive" working in the emergency department.
Assessment: The book is clearly written and concise and uses sidebars to highlight core concepts. The small size makes it unique.