ALS Skills Review

ALS Skills Review

by American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), Jeff McDonald
ISBN-10:
0763751219
ISBN-13:
9780763751210
Pub. Date:
12/23/2008
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning

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ALS Skills Review

Section0 INFECTION CONTROL/BODY SUBSTANCE ISOLATION
Introductioni Personal Protective Equipment
Introductionii Body Substance Isolation
Introductioniii Handwashing
Section1 AIRWAY MANAGEMENT AND VENTILATION
Chapter1 Jaw-Thrust Maneuver
Chapter2 Tongue-Jaw Lift Maneuver
Chapter3 Head Tilt-Chin Lift Maneuver
Chapter4 Oxygen Administration
Chapter5 Mouth-to-Mask Ventilation
Chapter6 Bag-Mask Ventilation
Chapter7 Oropharyngeal Airway
Chapter8 Oral Suctioning
Chapter9 Nasopharyngeal Airway
Chapter10 Adult Endotracheal Intubation
Chapter11 Pediatric Endotracheal Intubation
Chapter12 Introducer-Assisted Intubation
Chapter13 Nasotracheal Intubation
Chapter14 Laryngoscopy and Use of Magill Forceps
Chapter15 In-Line Endotracheal Intubation
Chapter16 Digital Intubation
Chapter17 Dual-Lumen Airway Devices
Chapter18 Laryngeal Mask Airways
Chapter19 Needle Cricothyrotomy
Chapter20 Surgical Cricothyrotomy
Chapter21 Pharmacologically Assisted Intubation/Rapid Sequence Intubation
Chapter22 Tracheal Suctioning
Chapter23 Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Section2 CARDIOVASCULAR EMERGENCIES
Chapter24 Adult One-Rescuer CPR
Chapter25 Adult Team CPR
Chapter26 Adult Foreign Body Airway Obstruction
Chapter27 Child CPR
Chapter28 Child Foreign Body Airway Obstruction
Chapter29 Infant CPR
Chapter30 Infant Foreign Body Airway Obstruction
Chapter31 Cardiac Arrest Management With an AED
Chapter32 Defibrillation
Chapter33 Cardioversion
Chapter34 Transcutaneous Pacing
Chapter35 12-Lead ECG Acquisition
Chapter36 ECG Monitoring: Electrode Placement and Lead Selection
Chapter37 Pericardiocentesis
Section3 PATIENT ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENT
Chapter38 Patient Assessment and Management
Chapter39 Vital Signs
Chapter40 Communication
Chapter41 Documentation
Section4 VASCULAR ACCESS AND MEDICATION ADMINISTRATION
Chapter42 Bronchodilator—Handheld Metered-Dose Inhaler
Chapter43 Bronchodilator—Small-Volume Nebulizer
Chapter44 Epinephrine Auto-injectors
Chapter45 Oral Medication Administration
Chapter46 Venous Cannulation
Chapter47 Intraosseous Infusion
Chapter48 Local Anesthesia for Intraosseous Infusion
Chapter49 Implanted Venous Port Access
Chapter50 General Rules of Medication Administration
Chapter51 Drawing Medication from Ampules and Vials
Chapter52 Hypodermic Medication Administration
Chapter53 Mucosal Atomizer Medication Administration
Chapter54 Intravenous Bolus Medication Administration
Chapter55 Endotracheal Medication Administration
Chapter56 Continuous Medication Infusion
Section5 MEDICAL
Chapter57 Blood Collection
Chapter58 Blood Glucose Measurement
Chapter59 Foley Catheterization
Chapter60 Nasogastric Tube Insertion
Section6 TRAUMA
Chapter61 General Bandaging Techniques
Chapter62 Bleeding Control and Shock Management
Chapter63 Bandaging Techniques for Specific Injuries
Chapter64 Joint Injury
Chapter65 Long Bone Injury
Chapter66 Suggested Procedures for Immobilization
Chapter67 Spinal Motion Restriction—Seated
Chapter68 Spinal Motion Restriction—Supine
Chapter69 Traction Splinting—Ratchet Device
Chapter70 Traction Splinting—Sager-Type Device
Chapter71 Pneumatic Antishock Garment
Chapter72 Decompression of Tension Pneumothorax
Section7 NEONATOLOGY AND OBSTETRICS
Chapter73 Childbirth
Chapter74 Breech Delivery
Chapter75 Prolapsed Cord
Chapter76 Neonatal Resuscitation
Chapter77 Meconium Aspiration
Chapter78 Umbilical Vein Catheterization
Section8 OPERATIONS
Chapter79 Cot Operation
Chapter80 Patient Lifting Techniques
Chapter81 Infection Conrol Techniques
Chapter82 Crime Scene Operations
Chapter83 Managing a Violent Patient

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780763751210
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date: 12/23/2008
Edition description: 1E
Pages: 524
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 1.00(d)

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