ISBN-10:
0727913913
ISBN-13:
9780727913913
Pub. Date:
02/28/2002
Publisher:
Wiley
Major Incident Medical Management and Support: The Practical Approach at the Scene / Edition 2

Major Incident Medical Management and Support: The Practical Approach at the Scene / Edition 2

by Advanced Life Support Group

Paperback

Current price is , Original price is $79.95. You

Temporarily Out of Stock Online

Please check back later for updated availability.

This item is available online through Marketplace sellers.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780727913913
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 02/28/2002
Edition description: REV
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 10.30(w) x 12.50(h) x 1.72(d)

About the Author

Advanced Life Support Group, Manchester UK

Read an Excerpt

Click to read or download

Table of Contents

Major incidents: a history and overview.

Guidance and requirements.

Outline response.

The medical services.

The Ambulance service.

The Police.

The Fire Service.

Support services.

Personal equipment.

Medical equipment.

Communications.

Scene command and control.

Health service command and control.

Medical and nursing staff at the scene.

The hospital response.

Triage.

Treatment.

Transport.

Responsibility for the dead.

Radio use and voice procedure.

Airway and breathing procedures.

Circulatory procedures.

Trauma procedures.

Special incidents.

Psychological aspects of disasters.

Training

What People are Saying About This

From the Publisher

"This book is outstanding value for money and is highly recommended to all those interested in major incident management." - Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews