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Author Allen, Brandon.

Title Quick hits in emergency medicine / Brandon Allen, Latha Ganti, Bobby Desai
Published New York, NY : Springer, ©2013


Description 1 online resource
Contents ACLS -- Intubation, airway, and mechanical ventilation -- Sepsis and resuscitation -- Pulmonary decision rules and COPD -- Fluid and electrolytes -- Neurology -- Trauma and ATLS -- Head CT decision rules and intracranial hemorrhage -- Cervical spine injury and decision rules -- CXR interpretation -- Orthopedics and decision rules -- Cardiology -- GI bleeding/hemorrhage -- Hematology -- Toxicology -- Ultrasound and pregnancy -- The red eye -- Pediatrics -- Head and neck -- Statistics -- Infustions, pressors, and RSI
Summary For important informationyou need to know, but can't remember, turn to QUICK HITS IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE. This practical, short compendiumcontains the keydecision-rules, clinical values, mnemonics, anddosagesthat you need at your finger tips in the ED. It covers everything from acute coronary syndrome and ACLS, to electrolyte equations andhyperkalemia, to ventilator settings by disease to Wellen's syndrome. Information on each topic is limited to a single page and presented in easily digested formats such astables, algorithms, bulleted lists, and clinical illustrations
Analysis Medicine
Emergency medicine
Critical care medicine
Medicine & Public Health
Intensive / Critical Care Medicine
intensive care
public health
Medicine (General)
Geneeskunde (algemeen)
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed July 19, 2013)
Subject Emergency medicine.
Critical care medicine.
Medical emergencies.
Emergency medical services.
Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Services
Critical Care
emergency medical centers.
MEDICAL -- Allied Health Services -- Emergency Medical Services.
MEDICAL -- Emergency Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Nursing -- Emergency.
Critical care medicine.
Emergency medicine.
Medical emergencies.
Form Electronic book
Author Ganti, Latha
Desai, Bobby.
ISBN 9781461470373