Mosby's EMT-Intermediate and Paramedic Certification Preparation and Review - Revised Reprint / Edition 2

Mosby's EMT-Intermediate and Paramedic Certification Preparation and Review - Revised Reprint / Edition 2

by Daniel Mack, Keith Wesley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323047750

ISBN-13: 9780323047753

Pub. Date: 10/23/2006

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This revised reprint is now updated to reflect the new 2005 emergency cardiac care guidelines. It provides a comprehensive review of material covered in both the EMT-I and Paramedic national standard curricula. More than 1600 questions consist of multiple choice, fill-in-the-blank, and discussion questions. Fifty illustrations form the basis for certain questions

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This revised reprint is now updated to reflect the new 2005 emergency cardiac care guidelines. It provides a comprehensive review of material covered in both the EMT-I and Paramedic national standard curricula. More than 1600 questions consist of multiple choice, fill-in-the-blank, and discussion questions. Fifty illustrations form the basis for certain questions within the book. Other questions are written in a scenario-based format.

• This revised reprint is now updated to reflect the new 2005 emergency cardiac care guidelines.
• It is the only review book to cover both intermediate and paramedic certification.
• Numerous scenario-based questions let students solve real-life problems.
• Questions are grouped by subject within each chapter, allowing students to test their knowledge of particular subjects without having to wade through unrelated questions.
• Comprehensive rationales help students understand why a particular answer is right or wrong; the rationales provide additional instruction and review.
• Answer sections are clearly marked with solid bars along the page margin, helping students find the answers quickly.
• A sample final exam covers information from all areas of the US DOT curriculum and prepares students for certification.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323047753
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/23/2006
Series:
Mosby's EMT-Intermediate and Paramedic Certification Preparation and Review Series
Edition description:
Revised Reprint Edition
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
8.46(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.49(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Overview of Human Systems and Pathophysiology
Chapter 2: Pharmacology, Venous Access, and Medication Administration
Chapter 3: Airway Management and Ventilation
Chapter 4: Patient Assessment
Chapter 5: Communications and Documentation
Chapter 6: Trauma I: Hemorrhage and Shock
Chapter 7: Trauma II: Soft Tissue Trauma and Burns
Chapter 8: Trauma III: Head, Facial and Spinal Trauma
Chapter 9: Trauma IV: Thoracic and Abdominal Trauma
Chapter 10: Trauma V: Musculoskeletal Trauma
Chapter 11: Medical Emergencies I: Respiratory
Chapter 12: Medical Emergencies II: Cardiac
Chapter 13: Medical Emergencies III: Endocrine
Chapter 14: Medical Emergencies IV: Neurology
Chapter 15: Medical Emergencies V: Environmental and Allergic Emergencies
Chapter 16: Medical Emergencies VI: Toxicology and Renal and Infectious Disease
Chapter 17: Behavioral and Psychiatric Disorders
Chapter 18: Obstetrics and Gynecology
Chapter 19: Neonatology and Pediatrics
Chapter 20: Geriatrics
Chapter 21: Patients with Special Needs and Home Care
Chapter 22: Miscellaneous and Special Operations
Chapter 23: Case Presentations
Chapter 24: Sample Final Exam

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