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Protocols For Prehospital Emergency Medical Care

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ISBN : 068301563X
Genre : Emergency medicine
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Florida Regional Common Ems Protocols

Author : Fire Chiefs Association of Broward County
ISBN : 9780763777487
Genre : Medical
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Physicians, EMS Chiefs, Training Officers, and Field Paramedics throughout Florida developed the Florida Regional Common EMS Protocols. These protocols are based on National Standards and the most recent clinical studies regarding the delivery of prehospital care. Medical experts in the specialized areas of the protocols were an integral part of the protocol development process. In addition, an in-depth peer review was conducted to provide all participating agencies the opportunity to give input into the design and content of the protocols.

Tactical Emergency Medicine

Author : Richard B. Schwartz
ISBN : 0781773326
Genre : Medical
File Size : 32. 95 MB
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This brief, practical text covers all aspects of tactical emergency medicine—the practice of emergency medicine in the field, rather than at the hospital, during disasters, police or military conflicts, mass events, and community incidents. Key topics covered include hostage survival, insertion and extraction techniques, continuum of force, medical support, planning and triage, medical evaluation in the incident zone, care in custody, medical control of incident site, decontamination, community communication, and more. Boxed definitions, case scenarios, and treatment algorithms are included. The concluding chapter presents "real world" scenarios to run tactical teams through and lists recommended training programs and continuing education.

Introduction To Emergency Medicine

Author : Elizabeth Mitchell
ISBN : 078173200X
Genre : Medical
File Size : 72. 57 MB
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This new text covers basic principles commonly found in the introduction to emergency medicine course. Comprised of five sections, diagnosis and management is presented from an emergency medicine perspective. Includes 75 case-based clinical vignettes to help students prepare for the course and clerkship as well as the USMLE. The common complaint section features a template covering differential history and physical, pathophysiology, and treatment of the given topics. Illustrations and line drawings supplement the text. Curricula objectives from the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) and the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) are addressed.

Paramedic Protocols

Author : Richard E. J. Westfal
ISBN : 0070693188
Genre : Medical
File Size : 85. 38 MB
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Since 1974, every six years, the American Heart Association has provided Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) guidelines for resuscitating and treating the critically ill patient. These guidelines have been widely incorporated in Paramedic Advanced Life Support protocols.

Emergency Medical Services For Children

Author : Jane S. Durch
ISBN : NAP:14168
Genre : Medical
File Size : 87. 31 MB
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Explores why emergency care for children--from infants through adolescents--must differ from that for adults and describes what seriously ill or injured children generally experience in today's EMS systems. Points the way to integrating EMS-C into current and emergency programs and into broader aspects of health care for children. Gives recommendations for ensuring access to emergency care through the 9-1-1 system; training health professionals, from paramedics to physicians; educating the public; and more.

Nancy Caroline S Emergency Care In The Streets

Author : American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
ISBN : 9781284104882
Genre : Medical
File Size : 66. 98 MB
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This fully updated training system 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.

Disaster Nursing And Emergency Preparedness

Author : Tener Goodwin Veenema, PhD, MPH, MS, CPNP, FAAN
ISBN : 9780826108654
Genre : Medical
File Size : 36. 95 MB
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The new edition of this AJN Book of the Year continues to provide nurses with the most comprehensive, current, and reliable information available so they can develop the skills to efficiently and effectively respond to disasters or public health emergencies. Meticulously researched and reviewed by the worldís foremost experts in preparedness for terrorism, natural disasters, and other unanticipated health emergencies, the text has been revised and updated with significant new content, including 10 new chapters and a digital adjunct teacher's guide with exercises and critical thinking questions. This new edition has strengthened its pediatric focus with updated and expanded chapters on caring for children's physical, mental, and behavioral health following a disaster. New chapters address climate change, global complex human emergencies, caring for patients with HIV/AIDS following a disaster, information technology and disaster response, and hospital and emergency department preparedness. The text provides a vast amount of evidence-based information on disaster planning and response for natural and environmental disasters and those caused by chemical, biological, and radiological elements, as well as disaster recovery. It also addresses leadership, management, and policy issues in disaster nursing and deepens our understanding of the importance of protecting mental health throughout the disaster life cycle. Each chapter is clearly formatted and includes Key Messages and Learning Objectives. Appendices present diagnosis and treatment regimens, creating personal disaster plans, a damage assessment guide, a glossary of terms, and more. Consistent with the Federal Disaster Response Framework, the book promotes competency-based expert nursing care during disasters and positive health outcomes for small and large populations. Key Features: Provides 10 new chapters and new content throughout the text Includes digital teacherís guide with exercises and critical thinking questions Consistent with current U.S. federal guidelines for disaster response Disseminates state-of-the-science, evidence-based information New Chapters: Management of the Pregnant Woman and Newborn During Disasters Management of Patients With HIV/AIDS During Disasters Disaster Nursing in Schools and Other Child Congregate Care Settings Global Complex Human Emergencies Climate Change and the Role of the Nurse in Policy and Practice Human Services Needs Following Disaster Events and Disaster Case Management Hospital and Emergency Department Preparedness National Nurse Preparedness: Achieving Competency-Based Expert Practice Medical Countermeasures Dispensing

Prehospital Systems And Medical Oversight

Author : Alexander Kuehl
ISBN : UOM:39015032148994
Genre : Health & Fitness
File Size : 22. 95 MB
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Disaster Nursing And Emergency Preparedness

Author : Tener Goodwin Veenema
ISBN : 9780826108647
Genre : Medical
File Size : 83. 65 MB
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