Nancy Caroline's Emergency Care In The Streets, Enhanced Seventh Edition / Edition 7 available in Paperback
Nancy Caroline's Emergency Care in the Streets, Seventh Edition is the next step in the evolution of the premier paramedic education program. This legendary paramedic textbook was first developed by Dr. Nancy Caroline in the early 1970s and transformed paramedic education. Today, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is proud to continue this legacy and set the new gold standard for the paramedics of tomorrow.
The Seventh Edition reflects the collective experience of its top-flight author team and decades of street wisdom. This fully updated, two-volume edition covers every competency statement of the National EMS Education Standards for paramedics with clarity and precision in a concise format that ensures student comprehension and encourages critical thinking. This edition emphasizes the ideal that becoming a paramedic is a continual pursuit of growth and excellence throughout an entire career. Concepts of team leadership and professionalism are woven throughout the chapters, challenging students to become more compassionate, conscientious health care professionals as well as superior clinicians.
|Publisher:||Jones & Bartlett Learning|
|Product dimensions:||9.40(w) x 11.10(h) x 3.60(d)|
About the Author
Tacoma Community College, Washington
Table of Contents
Section1 Preparatory Chapter1 EMS Systems Chapter2 Workforce Safety and Wellness Chapter3 Public Health Chapter4 Medical, Legal, and Ethical Issues Chapter5 EMS Communications Chapter6 Documentation Section2 The Human Body and Humans Systems Chapter7 Anatomy and Physiology Chapter8 Pathophysiology Chapter9 Life Span Development Section3 Pharmacology Chapter10 Principles of Pharmacology Chapter11 Medication Administration Chapter12 Emergency Medications Section4 Patient Assessment Chapter13 Patient Assessment Chapter14 Critical Thinking and Clinical Decision Making Section5 Airway Management Chapter15 Airway Management and Ventilation Section6 Medical Chapter16 Respiratory Emergencies Chapter17 Cardiovascular Emergencies Chapter18 Neurologic Emergencies Chapter19 Diseases of the Eyes, Ears, Nose and Throat Chapter20 Abdominal and Gastrointestinal Emergencies Chapter21 Genitourinary and Renal Emergencies Chapter22 Gynecologic Emergencies Chapter23 Endocrine Emergencies Chapter24 Hematologic Emergencies Chapter25 Immunologic Emergencies Chapter26 Infectious Diseases Chapter27 Toxicology Chapter28 Psychiatric Emergencies Section7 Trauma Chapter29 Trauma Systems and Mechanism of Injury Chapter30 Bleeding Chapter31 Soft-Tissue Trauma Chapter32 Burns Chapter33 Face and Neck Trauma Chapter34 Head and Spine Trauma Chapter35 Chest Trauma Chapter36 Abdominal and Genitourinary Trauma Chapter37 Orthopaedic Trauma Chapter38 Environmental Emergencies Section8 Shock and Resuscitation Chapter39 Responding to the Field Code Chapter40 Management and Resuscitation of the Critical Patient Section9 Special Patient Populations Chapter41 Obstetrics Chapter42 Neonatal Care Chapter43 Pediatric Emergencies Chapter44 Geriatric Emergencies Chapter45 Patients with Special Challenges Section10 Operations Chapter46 Transport Operations Chapter47 Incident Management and Multiple-Casualty Incidents Chapter48 Vehicle Extrication and Special Rescue Chapter49 Hazardous Materials Chapter50 Terrorism Chapter51 Disaster Response Chapter52 Crime Scene Awareness