Special Children's Outreach And Prehospital Education (SCOPE)

Overview

Feature

  • Case Progression—Each chapter opens with a case study that reflects the chapter topic.
  • Signs and Symptoms—Lists the signs and symptoms of a chronic medical condition.
  • Prehospital Management—Outlines the proper course of prehospital treatment for children with special health care needs.
  • Home/Medical Management—Provides information on...
See more details below
Paperback (1E)
$63.93
BN.com price
(Save 9%)$70.95 List Price
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (12) from $1.99   
  • New (4) from $19.00   
  • Used (8) from $1.99   
Sending request ...

Overview

Feature

  • Case Progression—Each chapter opens with a case study that reflects the chapter topic.
  • Signs and Symptoms—Lists the signs and symptoms of a chronic medical condition.
  • Prehospital Management—Outlines the proper course of prehospital treatment for children with special health care needs.
  • Home/Medical Management—Provides information on the equipment that might be used in the home to manage the chronic medical condition of the child with special health care needs.
  • EMS Tips—Provides concrete advice on how to deal with the uncommon issues that children with special health care needs may present to prehospital providers.
  • Signs of Distress—Lists the distress signs that prehospital providers should be aware of when dealing with medical equipment.
  • Skill Drill—Provides a step-by-step guide to critical prehospital skills.
  • EMS Supply Checklist—Lists the medical supplies that the prehospital provider should have on hand when caring for children with special health care needs.
  • EMS Care Tips—Gives advice to BLS and ALS providers on prehospital treatment.
  • Medical Devices: Common Problems and Solutions—Provides solutions to common problems with medical equipment.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780763724689
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Publication date: 9/30/2005
  • Edition description: 1E
  • Pages: 108
  • Product dimensions: 8.56 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 0.27 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Pulmonary disorders and airway defects in children 2
Ch. 2 Cardiovascular defects in children 10
Ch. 3 Down syndrome 23
Ch. 4 Traumatically disabled children 26
Ch. 5 Neurologic diseases in children 29
Ch. 6 Hematology and oncology diseases in children 37
Ch. 7 Immunologic diseases in children 42
Ch. 8 Endocrine diseases in children 45
Ch. 9 Musculoskeletal disorders in children 48
Ch. 10 General EMS considerations 52
Ch. 11 Tracheostomies and home ventilation 55
Ch. 12 Central venous catheters 65
Ch. 13 Pacemakers 70
Ch. 14 Feeding catheters 73
Ch. 15 Colostomies 77
Ch. 16 Cerebral spinal fluid shunts 79
Ch. 17 Vagal nerve stimulators 81
Ch. 18 Central venous catheters and feeding catheters 84
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews
  • Anonymous

    Posted May 18, 2006

    Terrific book

    This book has everything an EMS provider needs to take care of children with special needs and yet is concise and easy to read. I recommend it for all EMTs and paramedics. There is also a section for advanced providers so is relevant for nurses and physicians.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews

If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
Why is this product inappropriate?
Comments (optional)