Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine: Just the Facts, Third Edition / Edition 3

Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine: Just the Facts, Third Edition / Edition 3

by David Cline, O. John Ma
     
 

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ISBN-10: 007174441X

ISBN-13: 9780071744416

Pub. Date: 12/25/2012

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Put the authority of Tintinalli’s into your emergency medicine review!

A Doody's Core Title for 2015!

Published in partnership with The American College of Emergency Physicians

Derived from Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide, Seventh Edition, this streamlined text is the perfect

Overview

Put the authority of Tintinalli’s into your emergency medicine review!

A Doody's Core Title for 2015!

Published in partnership with The American College of Emergency Physicians

Derived from Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide, Seventh Edition, this streamlined text is the perfect review for any emergency medicine exam — or for use as a clinical refresher. Its concise, bulleted design condenses and simplifies must-know concepts and helps you make the most of your study time. This authoritative study guide includes radiographs, color images, line drawings, and ECGs, all designed to enhance your understanding of the material and help you meet the challenges of visual diagnosis in practice and exam situations.

Features

  • Updated to reflect the latest advances in diagnostic imaging
  • NEW CHAPTERS on Hematologic-Oncologic Emergencies, Renal Emergencies in Children, Low Probability Coronary Syndromes, Urinary Retention, Food and Water-Borne Diseases, and World Travelers
  • Increased coverage of toxicology and trauma
  • More than 300 tables encapsulate important information
  • More than 100 radiographs/color images and 90 line drawings/ECGs aid recognition of challenging and life-threatening disorders
  • Provides a brief yet comprehensive review of the practice of emergency medicine for clinicians who wish to update their knowledge of the specialty

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071744416
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
12/25/2012
Series:
Just The Facts Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
720
Sales rank:
173,234
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.00(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface

Section 1
Test Preparation and Planning

1 Facts about Emergency Medicine Board Exams

2 Test-Taking Techniques

Section 2
RESUSCITATION TECHNIQUES

3 Advanced Airway Support

4 Arrhythmia Management

5 Resuscitation of Children and Neonates

6 Fluids, Electrolytes, and Acid–Base Disorders

7 Theraputic Approach to the Hypotensive Patient

8 Anaphylaxis, Acute Allergic Reactions, and Angioedema

Section 3 ANALGESIA, ANESTHESIA AND PROCEDURAL SEDATION

9 Acute Pain Management and Procedural Sedation

10 Management of Patients with Chronic Pain

Section 4
EMERGENCY WOUND MANAGEMENT

11 Evaluating and Preparing Wounds

12 Methods for Wound Closure

13 Lacerations to the Face and Scalp

14 Injuries of the Arm, Hand, Fingertip, and Nail

15 Lacerations of the Leg and Foot

16 Soft Tissue Foreign Bodies

17 Puncture Wounds and Bites

18 Post Repair Wound Care

Section 5
CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE

19 Chest Pain: Cardiac or Not

20 Acute Coronary Syndromes: Management of Myocardial Ischemia and Infarction

21 Cardiogenic Shock

22 Low Probability Acute Coronary Syndrome

23 Syncope

24 Congestive Heart Failure and Acute Pulmonary Edema

25 Valvular Emergencies

26 The Cardiomyopathies, Myocarditis, and Pericardial Disease

27 Thromboembolism

28 Systemic and Pulmonary Hypertension

29 Aortic Dissection and Aneurysms

30 Occlusive Arterial Disease

Section 6 PULMONARY EMERGENCIES

31 Respiratory Distress

32 Pneumonia, Bronchitis, and Upper Respiratory Tract Infection

33 Tuberculosis

34 Spontaneous and Iatrogenic Pneumothorax

35 Hemoptysis

36 Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Section 7
GASTROINTESTINAL EMERGENCIES

37 Acute Abdominal Pain

38 Nausea and Vomiting

39 Disorders Presenting Primarily with Diarrhea

40 Acute and Chronic Constipation

41 Gastrointestinal Bleeding

42 Esophageal Emergencies, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, and Swallowed Foreign Bodies

43 Peptic Ulcer Disease and Gastritis

44 Pancreatitis and Cholecystitis

45 Acute Appendicitis

46 Diverticulitis

47 Bowel Obstruction and Volvulus

48 Hernia in Adults and Children

49 Anorectal Disorders

50 Hepatic Disorders, Jaundice, and Hepatic Failure

51 Complications of General Surgical Procedures

Section 8 RENAL AND GENITOURINARY DISORDERS

52 Acute Renal Failure

53 Rhabdomyolysis

54 Emergencies in Renal Failure and Dialysis Patients

55 Urinary Tract Infections and Hematuria

56 Acute Urinary Retention

57 Male Genital Problems

58 Urologic Stone Disease

59 Complications of Urologic Procedures and Devices

Section 9 OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY

60 Vaginal Bleeding and Pelvic Pain in the Nonpregnant Patient

61 Ectopic Pregnancy and Emergencies in the First 20 Weeks of Pregnancy

62 Comorbid Diseases in Pregnancy

63 Emergencies During the Second Half of Pregnancy

64 Emergency Delivery

65 Vulvovaginitis

66 Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

67 Complications of Gynecologic Procedures

Section 10 PEDIATRICS

68 Fever and Serious Bacterial Illness

69 Neonate Emergencies and Common Neonatal Problems

70 Common Infections of the Ears, Nose, Neck, and Throat

71 Stridor and Drooling

72 Wheezing in Infants and Children

73 Pneumonia in Infants and Children

74 Pediatric Heart Disease

75 Vomiting and Diarrhea in Infants and Children

76 Pediatric Abdominal Emergencies

77 Urinary Tract Infection in Infants and Children

78 Seizures and Status Epilepticus in Children

79 Altered Mental Status and Headache in Children

80 Syncope and Sudden Death in Children

81 Hypoglycemia and Metabolic Emergencies in Infants and Children

82 The Child with Diabetes

83 Fluid and Electrolyte Therapy in Infants and Children

84 Musculoskeletal Disorders in Children

85 Rashes in Infants and Children

86 Sickle Cell Disease

87 Oncologic and Hematology Emergencies in Children

88 Renal Emergencies in Infants and Children

Section 11 INFECTIOUS DISEASES

89 Sexually Transmitted Diseases

90 Toxic Shock Syndrome and Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome

91 Septic Shock

92 Soft Tissue Infections

93 Disseminated Viral Infections

94 Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

95 Infective Endocarditis

96 Tetanus and Rabies

97 Malaria

98 Foodborne and Waterborne Diseases

99 Zoonotic Infections

100 World Travelers

101 The Transplant Patient

Section 12 TOXICOLOGY

102 General Management of Poisoned Patients

103 Anticholinergics

104 Psychopharmacologic Agents

105 Sedative and Hypnotics

106 Alcohols

107 Drugs of Abuse

108 Analgesics

109 Methylxanthines and Nicotine

110 Cardiac Medications

111 Anticonvulsants

112 Iron

113 Hydrocarbons and Volatile Substances

114 Caustics

115 Pesticides

116 Metals and Metalloids

117 Industrial Toxins and Cyanide

118 Vitamins and Herbals

119 Dyshemoglobinemias

Section 13 ENVIRONMENTAL EMERGENCIES

120 Frostbite and Other Localized Cold Injuries

121 Heat Emergencies

122 Bites and Stings

123 Trauma and Envenomation from Marine Fauna

124 High-Altitude Medical Problems

125 Dysbarism and Complications of Diving

126 Drowning

127 Thermal and Chemical Burns

128 Electrical and Lightning Injuries

129 Carbon Monoxide

130 Poisonous Plants and Mushrooms

Section 14 ENDOCRINE EMERGENCIES

131 Diabetic Emergencies

132 Alcoholic Ketoacidosis

133 Thyroid Disease Emergencies

134 Adrenal Insufficiency and Adrenal Crisis

Section 15 HEMATOLOGIC AND ONCOLOGIC EMERGENCIES

135 Evaluation of Anemia and the Bleeding Patient

136 Acquired Bleeding Disorders

137 Hemophilias and von Willebrand’s Disease

138 Sickle Cell Disease and Other Hereditary Hemolytic Anemias

139 Transfusion Therapy

140 Anticoagulants, Antiplatelet Agents, and Fibrinolytics

141 Emergency Complications of Malignancy

Section 16 NEUROLOGY

142 Headache and Facial Pain

143 Stroke, Transient Ischemic Attack, and Cervical Artery Dissection

144 Altered Mental Status and Coma

145 Ataxia and Gait Disturbances

146 Vertigo and Dizziness

147 Seizures and Status Epilepticus in Adults

148 Acute Peripheral Neurologic Lesions

149 Chronic Neurologic Disorders

150 Central Nervous System and Spinal Infections

Section 17 EYES, EARS, NOSE, THROAT, AND ORAL SURGERY

151 Ocular Emergencies

152 Face and Jaw Emergencies

153 Ear, Nose, and Sinus Emergencies Medley

154 Oral and Dental Emergencies

155 Infections and Disorders of the Neck and Upper Airway

Section 18 SKIN DISORDERS

156 Dermatologic Emergencies

157 Other Dermatologic Disorders

Section 19 TRAUMA

158 Trauma in Adults

159 Trauma in Children

160 Geriatric Trauma

161 Trauma in Pregnancy

162 Head Trauma in Adults and Children

163 Spine and Spinal Cord Trauma

164 Trauma to the Face

165 Trauma to the Neck

166 Cardiothoracic Injuries

167 Abdominal Trauma

168 Penetrating Trauma to the Flank and Buttock

169 Genitourinary Trauma

170 Penetrating Trauma to the Extremities

Section 20 INJURIES TO BONES AND JOINTS

171 Initial Evaluation and Management of Orthopedic Injuries

172 Hand and Wrist Injuries

173 Injuries to the Elbow and Forearm

174 Shoulder and Humerus Injuries

175 Pelvis, Hip, and Femur Injuries

176 Knee and Leg Injuries

177 Ankle and Foot Injuries

178 Compartment Syndrome

Section 21 MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS

179 Neck and Thoracolumbar Pain

180 Shoulder Pain

181 Hip and Knee Pain

182 Acute Disorders of the Joints and Bursae

183 Emergencies in Systemic Rheumatic Diseases

184 Infectious and Noninfectious Disorders of the Hand

185 Soft Tissue Problems of the Foot

Section 22 PSYCHOSOCIAL DISORDERS

186 Clinical Features of Behavioral Disorders

187 Emergency Assessment and Stabilization of Behavioral Disorders

188 Panic and Conversion Disorders

189 Child and Elderly Abuse

Section 23 ABUSE AND ASSAULT

190 Sexual Assault and Intimate Partner Violence and Abuse

Section 24 PRINCIPLES OF IMAGING

191 Principles of Emergency Department Use of Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging

192 Principles of Emergency Department Ultrasonography

Section 25 ADMINISTRATION

193 Emergency Medical Services

194 Emergency Medicine Administration

Index

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