Intermediate Emergency Care (Workbook) / Edition 1

Intermediate Emergency Care (Workbook) / Edition 1

by Robert S. Porter, Robert S. Porter
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131136399

ISBN-13: 9780131136397

Pub. Date: 01/28/2004

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131136397
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
01/28/2004
Series:
Pearson Custom EMS and Fire Science Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.60(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to the Self — Instructional Workbook

Acknowledgements

How to Use the Self — Instructional Workbook

Guidelines to Better Test-Taking

I. PREPARATORY INFORMATION.

1. Foundations of the EMT-Intermediate.

2. Overview of Human Systems.

3. Emergency Pharmacology.

4. Venous Access and Medication Administration.

5. Airway Management and Ventilation.

II. PATIENT ASSESSMENT.

6. History Taking.

7. Techniques of Physical Examination.

8. Patient Assessment in the Field.

9. Clinical Decision Making.

10. Communications.

11. Documentation.

III. TRAUMA EMERGENCIES.

12. Trauma and Trauma Systems.

13. Blunt Trauma.

14. Penetrating Trauma.

15. Hemorrhage and Shock.

16. Burns.

17. Thoracic Trauma.

18. Trauma Management Skills.

IV. MEDICAL EMERGENCIES.

19. Respiratory Emergencies.

20. Cardiovascular Emergencies.

21. Diabetic Emergencies.

22. Allergic Reactions.

23. Poisonings/Overdose Emergencies.

24. Neurological Emergencies.

25. Non-Traumatic Abdominal Emergencies.

26. Environmental Emergencies.

27. Behavioral Emergencies.

28. Gynecological Emergencies.

V. SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS.

29. Obstetrical Emergencies.

30. Neonatal Resuscitation.

31. Pediatric Emergencies.

32. Geriatric Emergencies.

33. Assessment-Based Management.

34. Responding to Terrorist Acts.

Workbook Answer Key

National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians Practical Evaluation Forms

Emergency Drug Cards

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