Advanced First Aid, CPR, And AED / Edition 7 available in Paperback
This manual is developed for use within advanced first aid, CPR, and AED training courses offered through the Emergency Care & Safety Institute.
Based on the 2010 International Consensus Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Emergency Cardiac Care (ECC), Advanced First Aid, CPR, and AED, Sixth Edition is ideal for use within college-level courses designed to certify individuals in first aid, CPR, and AED. More than a stand-alone text, this student manual is the center of an integrated teaching and learning system that offers many resources to better support instructors and prepare students. This manual includes:
Coverage of the 2010 CPR and ECC Guidelines: Clear, concise direction on how to perform CPR and use an AED during an emergency.
Current information on injuries and illnesses: Core information for first aiders presented in a clear and straightforward format.
Skill Drills: Offer step-by-step explanations and visual summaries of important skills.
Emergency Care Wrap-Up Tables: Provide a concise summary of what signs first aiders should look for and what treatment steps they should take.
|Publisher:||Jones & Bartlett Learning|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)|
About the Author
Brigham Young University
Table of Contents
Chapter1 Background Information Chapter2 Action at an Emergency Chapter3 The Human Body Chapter4 Finding Out What's Wrong Chapter5 CPR Chapter6 Automated External Defibrillators Chapter7 Shock Chapter8 Bleeding Chapter9 Wounds Chapter10 Bandaging Wounds Chapter11 Burns Chapter12 Head and Spinal Injuries Chapter13 Chest, Abdominal, and Pelvic Injuries Chapter14 Bone, Joint, and Muscle Injuries Chapter15 Extremity Injuries Chapter16 Splinting Extremities Chapter17 Sudden Illnesses Chapter18 Poisoning Chapter19 Bites and Stings Chapter20 Cold-Related Emergencies Chapter21 Heat-Related Emergencies Chapter22 Childbirth and Gynecologic Emergencies Chapter23 Behavioral Emergencies Chapter24 Wilderness First Aid Chapter25 Rescuing and Moving Victims Chapter26 Disaster Preparedness AppendixA First Aid Supplies AppendixB Medication Administration AppendixC Health Care Provider Basic Life Support AppendixD FEMA Disaster Supplies Checklist