Pocket Emergency Medicine

Pocket Emergency Medicine - Pocket Notebook Series

Third edition

Spiral / Comb Bound (30 Sep 2014)

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Publisher's Synopsis

The newly updated Pocket Emergency Medicine , 3rd Edition is full of the essential information every emergency department clinician should have at their side at all times. In a reader-friendly and portable format the chapters are organized around presenting conditions to better serve actual ED treatment situations. Each chapter begins with approach to a condition, followed by concise discussion of important diagnostic categories, then highlights the essential elements of history, physical examination, testing and treatment.
Features:
  • Quick-reference outline format, lists, and tables aid quick treatment decision-making
  • Topics include chief complaints listed in alphabetical order, including trauma, pediatric emergencies, environmental exposures, airway management, distraction injuries
  • Chapters address multiple diseases, disorders and procedures, providing definition, history, evaluation, differential diagnosis, classic findings, critical studies, ED interventions, indications and contraindications, treatment and references
  • Acronym table and differential diagnosis table boxed for quick access
  • Clinical pearls throughout text offer important data and warnings on common clinical errors
  • Appendices include Abbreviations, PALS protocols, information on ICU meds, important antibiotics, formulas, and common ED procedures
  • 6-ring binder with pockets for reader's notes

Book information

ISBN: 9781451190656
Publisher: LWW
Imprint: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Pub date:
Edition: Third edition
DEWEY: 616.025
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Weight: 344g
Height: 121mm
Width: 178mm
Spine width: 17mm