The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery® provides a specific focus on traumatic injuries, as well as a wide range of subjects within this field. Emphasizing clinical applications, techniques, and new developments in trauma care, each monthly issue presents practical information of immediate use to the physician caring for critically injured patients. The Journal's articles cover everything from the nature of injury to the effects of new drug therapies as well as recommendations for more effective surgical approaches.
Dedicated to the care of the ill or injured child, Pediatric Emergency Care® presents must-have, practical information dedicated specifically to pediatric and adolescent emergencies. Brought to you by pioneers in the field of pediatric emergency medicine, this invaluable resource addresses the most immediate acute care management problems, such as pediatric airway management, acute trauma, sharp object ingestion, toxicology, and much more.
Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal, Official Journal of the American Academy of Emergency Nurse Practitioners (AAENP), is the peer-reviewed journal designed to meet the needs of advanced practice clinicians, clinical nurse specialists, nurse practitioners, health care professionals, and clinical and academic educators in emergency nursing. Articles contain evidence-based material that can be applied to daily practice. Continuing Education opportunities are available in each issue. Feature articles focus on in-depth, state-of-the-science content relevant to advanced practice nurses and experienced clinicians in emergency care.
An individual subscription includes 4 print issues, full-text online access to all current and back issues, as well access to Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal for the iPad! ®.
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The Journal of Ambulatory Care Management is a peer-reviewed journal that provides timely, applied information on the most important developments and issues in ambulatory care management.
The Journal of Ambulatory Care Management (JACM) gives you all the facts and information you need to keep up with this rapidly growing area. Major developments that are reshaping ambulatory care today are examined, evaluated, and explained quarterly in JACM. Each issue examines one topic of interest in depth. Recent issues have focused on information systems, marketing in ambulatory care, legal issues, physician productivity, joint ventures, AIDS, and other important topics of concern. JACM provides a forum for new ideas and timely topics not available in any other publication.
Widely acclaimed for its outstanding step-by-step illustrations, comprehensive coverage, and reader-friendly format, Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Procedures is now in its thoroughly updated Second Edition. In 137 chapters, the book provides clear, complete instructions on every emergency medicine procedure performed on infants, children, and adolescents. More than 1,000 detailed drawings, most in two-color, show how to perform each procedure.
This edition includes a new chapter on new technologies and techniques for managing the difficult airway. Other new topics include use of tissue adhesives in laceration repair, focused abdominal sonography for trauma (FAST), management of priapism, reimplanting an avulsed permanent tooth, use of automatic external defibrillators, and procedures related to bioterrorism.
Revised and updated for its Fourth Edition, this practical, portable, and affordable handbook is designed for rapid reference in the office or emergency room. It focuses on diagnosis and treatment of common emergencies in female patients and features numerous treatment algorithms, bulleted lists, and tables, plus ample illustrations including ultrasound. Coverage addresses all emergent conditions and non-emergent problems, such as sexually transmitted diseases, that frequently present in emergency departments. This edition has been updated to address current challenges such as complications arising from medical and surgical abortion, medical and psychological problems arising from sexual assault and other gynecologic traumas, and emergent conditions due to chemical-biological warfare.
Essential Emergency Trauma is a concise, reader-friendly, and portable reference on the care of trauma patients in the emergency department. Geared to practicing emergency physicians, residents, and medical students, the book focuses sharply on the key details needed to stabilize and treat trauma patients with a wide variety of injuries.
Major sections cover trauma of each anatomic region. Each section opens with a chapter 'The First 15 Minutes, Algorithm, and Decision Making'. Subsequent chapters focus on specific injury patterns, emphasizing pathophysiology, diagnosis, evaluation, and management. The information is presented in bullet points with numerous tables and images. Each chapter ends with an up-to-date review of the 'Best Evidence'.
Part of the best-selling Lippincott® Manual series, Manual of Emergency Medicine, Sixth Edition is the most user-friendly quick-reference available in emergency medicine today.
The book’s easy-to-scan outline format and boldface key terms make finding vital facts easy.
Designed for rapid reference in the emergency department, this manual prepares readers for the most commonly encountered diseases, disorders, and traumatic injuries with the essential and practical information needed for quick diagnosis and effective management.
Manual of Emergency Medicine delivers life-saving facts in seconds!
• NEW and updated material throughout the text reflects the most advanced emergency department practices.
• NEW information on drug dosage for treatment of infectious diseases (including HIV) ensures sound clinical decision-making.
• Reader-friendly outline format makes vital facts easy to locate and apply.
• Regular use of bold type highlights important information for rapid retrieval.
• Time-saving lists of possible etiologies lead readers rapidly to appropriate information.
La presente obra es una guía práctica y avanzada de actuación urgente ante la obstrucción de las vías respiratorias superiores en el paciente adulto o infantil. El texto proporciona información pormenorizada sobre técnicas de reanimación, dispositivos, administracion de farmacos, prevención y tratamiento de las complicaciones tanto en el entorno prehospitalario como en el hospitalario. El manual esta complementado con imágenes detalladas, algoritmos y diagramas de fácil consulta y útiles recursos mnemotécnicos. Todos los capítulos de la presente edición contienen nuevas ilustraciones así como la actualización de los apartados basados en la evidencia que aparecen al final de cada capítulo. A diferencia de otras ediciones, en el texto se enfatiza la actuación en el ámbito prehospitalario y se hace una revisión de los equipos alternativos en el manejo de la vía aérea. Además, se incorpora un apartado específico de actuación en el ámbito prehospitalario que incluye las guías de la National Asociation of Emergency Medical.
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.
Written by senior faculty at Cook County Hospital, Cook County Manual of Emergency Procedures presents over 100 procedures performed in the emergency department in a templated, bulleted format. This text is an invaluable guide for the clinician who may confront a wide range of emergencies, both common and less common. Key illustrations guide the reader through topics ranging from airway management to nerve blocks, suturing, splinting, dental emergencies, and ultrasound-guided procedures. The text is supplemented with step-by-step videos of select techniques, which are available on the companion website.
NMS Emergency Medicine, Second Edition provides medical students, residents, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners with an introduction to the core content of emergency medicine. The book's concise narrative outline format helps readers quickly assimilate large amounts of material. Each chapter is followed by USMLE-style study questions. A comprehensive Board simulation examination is offered online.
This edition has been thoroughly updated and streamlined to focus on essential material. Questions have been revised to better reflect the level of difficulty of shelf exams. The book has a new two-color design with more illustrations and wider margins for notes.