Pocket Emergency Medicine

Pocket Emergency Medicine

by Richard D. Zane, Joshua M. Kosowsky

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Overview

Pocket Emergency Medicine, Fourth Edition, provides accurate, actionable, and easily accessible information for clinicians on the front lines of emergency care. Designed to be used at the bedside, it’s an outstanding go-to source for the essential information you need to care for patients in life-threatening situations.  This volume in the popular Pocket Notebook series provides a concise and focused review of the entire field of emergency medicine — from history and physical exam to differential diagnosis testing to therapeutics to disposition – all in one easy-to-navigate looseleaf notebook.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781496372833
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Health
Publication date: 12/20/2017
Series: Pocket Notebook Series
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 334
File size: 54 MB
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Table of Contents


SECTION I: CARDIOVASCULAR
  1. Electrocardiography
  2. Acute Coronary Syndrome (Overview)
  3. STEMI
  4. UA/NSTEMI
  5. Prinzmeta’s (Variant) Angina
  6. Cocaine-Induced Angina
  7. Stress Testing
  8. Cardiac Catheteriazation
  9. Post PCI Complications
  10. Post MI Complications
  11. Pulmonary Embolism and DVT
  12. CHF/Acute Pulmonary Edema
  13. Aortic Dissection
  14. Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  15. Pericarditis and Pericardial Effusion
  16. Cardiac Tamponade
  17. Myocarditis
  18. Syncope
  19. Cardiac
  20. Neurocardiogenic
  21. Orthostatic Hypotension
  22. Hypertension and Hypertensive Emergencies
  23. Hypotension and Shock
  24. Hypovolemic Shock
  25. Cardiogenic Shock
  26. Septic Shock
  27. Neurogenic Shock
  28. Dysrhythmia
  29. Bradycardia
  30. AV Node Block
  31. Tachycardia/Palpitations
  32. Pacemaker and AICD Malfunction

SECTION II: PULMONARY
  1. Cough
  2. Dyspnea (shortness of breath)
  3. Hemoptysis

SECTION III: GASTROINTESTINAL
  1. Abdominal Pain
  2. Nausea and Vomiting
  3. Gastrointestinal Bleed
  4. Difficulty swallowing
  5. Diarrhea
  6. Constipation
  7. Jaundice
  8. Rectal Pain

SECTION IV: INFECTIOUS DISEASE
  1. Fever
  2. Abscess
  3. Soft Tissue Infections
  4. Viral Infections
  5. Rabies
  6. Tetanus
  7. Parasitic Infections
  8. Vector Borne Infections
  9. Bioterrorism

SECTION V: NEUROLOGY
  1. Altered Mental Status
  2. Vertigo
  3. Facial Droop
  4. Headache
  5. Seizure
  6. Stroke

SECTION VI: RENAL & GENITOURINARY
  1. Dysuria
  2. Urinary Tract Infection
  3. Flank Pain
  4. Hematuria
  5. Acute Renal Failure
  6. Testicular Torsion/Torsion of Testicular Appendix
  7. Phimosis and Paraphimosis
  8. Priapism
  9. Emergencies in Dialysis Patients

SECTION VII: OBGYN
  1. Vaginal Bleeding
  2. Pre-Eclampsia and Eclampsia
  3. Hyperemesis Gravidarum
  4. Emergency Delivery
  5. Female Pelvic Pain
  6. Vaginal Discharge (Sexually Transmitted Infection)
  7. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease and Tubo-Ovarian Abscess

SECTION VIII: DERMATOLOGY
  1. Rash
  2. Viral Exanthems
  3. Bacterial Exanthems
  4. Fungal Exanthems
  5. Allergic/Inflammatory Exanthems
  6. Neoplastic/Other Exanthems
  7. Dermatologic Emergencies

SECTION IX: ENDOCRINE & METABOLIC
  1. Acid-Base Disorders
  2. Abnormal Electrolytes
  3. Hyperglycemic Emergencies (DKA/HHS)
  4. Thyroid Emergencies
  5. Adrenal Insufficiency

SECTION X: ENVIRONMENTAL
  1. Dehydration
  2. Bites and Stings
  3. Occupational Exposure
  4. Burns
  5. Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
  6. Dysbarism
  7. Electrical Injury
  8. High Altitude Illness
  9. Hypothermia
  10. Hyperthermia
  11. Lightning Injury
  12. Drowning
  13. Botulism

SECTION XI: HEMETOLOGY & ONCOLOGY
  1. Allergic Reactions, Anaphylaxis, and Angioedema
  2. Oncologic Emergencies
  3. Sickle Cell Disease
  4. Abnormal Bleeding: Platelet Disorders and Coagulopathy
  5. Transfusions, Reversal, Transfusion Complications
  6. Approach to the Transplant Patient

SECTION XII: MUSCULOSKELETAL & RHEUMOTELOGICAL
  1. Leg Pain and Swelling
  2. Lower Back Pain
  3. Joint Pain

SECTION XIII: OTOLARYNGOLOGY/DENTAL/OPHTHALMOLOGY
  1. Ear Pain
  2. Hearing Loss
  3. Sore Throat
  4. Sinusitis
  5. Epistaxis
  6. Eye Pain/Redness
  7. Vision Change and Vision Loss
  8. Toothache

SECTION XIV: PEDIATRICS
  1. Resuscitation
  2. Abdominal Pain
  3. Cyanosis
  4. Pediatric Fever
  5. Jaundice
  6. Limp
  7. Pediatric Seizure
  8. Nausea and Vomiting
  9. Pediatric Meningitis
  10. Neonatal Complaints
  11. Congenital Cardiac Disease
  12. Respiratory Complaints
  13. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  14. Hypoglycemia
  15. Fluid and Electrolyte Abnormalities
  16. Pediatric Exanthems
  17. Urinary Tract Infection

SECTION XV: PSYCHIATRIC PATIENT

SECTION XVI: TOXICOLOGY
  1. General Approach to the intoxicated patient
  2. Anticholinergic Ingestion
  3. Psychopharmacologic Ingestion and Adverse Effects
  4. Alcohol Ingestions
  5. Drugs of Abuse
  6. Analgesic Overdose
  7. Cardiac Medication Overdose
  8. Caustic Ingestions
  9. Carbon Monoxide Poisoning and Methemoglobinemia
  10. Hypoglycemics
  11. Other Ingestions

SECTION XVII: AIRWAY MANAGEMENT
  1. RSI
  2. Cricothyrotomy

SECTION XVIII: TRAUMA
  1. Primary Survey
  2. Head Trauma
  3. Maxillofacial Injury
  4. Eye Injury
  5. Neck Trauma
  6. Cervical Spine Trauma
  7. Thoracic/Lumbar/Sacral Spine Trauma
  8. Thoracic Trauma
  9. Abdominal Trauma
  10. Genitourinary Trauma
  11. Hip/Pelvic Trauma
  12. Extremity Injury
  13. Wound Management
  14. Abuse

SECTION IXX: APPENDIX
  1. Abbreviations
  2. PALS
  3. Mechanical Ventilation
  4. Analgesia & Conscious Sedation
  5. ICU Medications
  6. Equations
  7. Procedures

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