Princeton University Library Catalog

Prehospital emergency care / Joseph J. Mistovich, Brent Q. Hafen, Keith J. Karren ; medical editor, Howard A. Werman.

Author:
Mistovich, Joseph J. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Brady Prentice Hall Health, 2004.
Εdition:
7th ed.
Description:
xxix, 1006, [50] p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Notes:
  • "Student CD-ROM included"--Cover.
  • Includes index.
System details:
Minimum system requirements: Windows 98, 2000/ME/XP and NT or Macintosh OS 8.6 and higher.
Contents:
Assessment Summaries/Emergency Care Protocols/Algorithms/Drug Profiles -- Photo Scans -- Letter to Students -- Module 1. Preparatory -- Ch. 1. Introduction to Emergency Medical Care -- Ch. 2. The Well-Being of the EMT-Basic -- Ch. 3. Medical, Legal, and Ethical Issues -- Ch. 4. The Human Body -- Ch. 5. Baseline Vital Sings and History Taking -- Ch. 6. Preparing to Lift and Move Patients -- Module 2. Airway -- Ch. 7. Airway Management, Ventilation, and Oxygen Therapy -- Module 3. Patient Assessment -- Ch. 8. Scene Size-up -- Ch. 9. Patient Assessment -- Ch. 10. Assessment of Geriatric Patients -- Ch. 11. Communication -- Ch. 12. Documentation -- Module 4. Medical, Behavioral, and Obstetrics/Gynecology -- Ch. 13. General Pharmacology -- Ch. 14. Respiratory Emergencies -- Ch. 15. Cardiac Emergencies -- Ch. 16. Automated External Defibrillation -- Ch. 17. Altered Mental Status and Diabetic Emergencies -- Ch. 18. Acute Stroke: Altered Speech, Sensory Function, Motor Function, or Mental Status -- Ch. 19. Seizures and Syncope -- Ch. 20. Allergic Reaction -- Ch. 21. Poisoning Emergencies -- Ch. 22. Drug and Alcohol Emergencies -- Ch. 23. Acute Abdominal Pain -- Ch. 24. Environmental Emergencies -- Ch. 25. Submersion, Drowning, and Diving Emergencies -- Ch. 26. Behavioral Emergencies -- Ch. 27. Obstetric and Gynecological Emergencies -- Module 5. Trauma -- Ch. 28. Mechanisms of Injury: Kinetics of Trauma -- Ch. 29. Bleeding and Shock -- Ch. 30. Soft Tissue Injuries -- Ch. 31. Burn Emergencies -- Ch. 32. Musculoskeletal Injuries -- Ch. 33. Injuries to the Head -- Ch. 34. Injuries to the Spine -- Ch. 35. Eye, Face, and Neck Injuries -- Ch. 36. Chest, Abdomen, and Genitalia Injuries -- Ch. 37. Agricultural and Industrial Emergencies -- Module 6. Infants and Children -- Ch. 38. Infants and Children -- Module 7. Operations -- Ch. 39. Moving Patients -- Ch. 40. Ambulance Operations -- Ch. 41. Gaining Access and Extrication -- Ch. 42. Hazardous Materials Emergencies -- Ch. 43. Multiple-Casualty Incidents -- Ch. 44. EMS Response to Weapons of Mass Destruction -- Module 8. Advanced Airway Elective -- Ch. 45. Advanced Airway Management -- App. 1. Basic Life Support -- App. 2. National Registry Skill Sheets.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 0130492884
  • 9780130492883
  • 0131124870
  • 9780131124875
  • 0536806535
LCCN:
2003043690
OCLC:
51764660
Related name:
RCP:
C - S