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Prehospital trauma care

Author: Eldar Søreide; Christopher M Grande
Publisher: New York : Marcel Dekker, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Covers all aspects of emergency medicine-triage assessment and treatment, anesthesia, intensive care, psychiatry, health and military disasters, burns, shock, and surgery. This book is for emergency  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Eldar Søreide; Christopher M Grande
ISBN: 0824705378 9780824705374
OCLC Number: 47013897
Description: xxiv, 806 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Preface --
Foreword --
Foreword --
Introduction --
Contributors --
1. Prehospital Trauma Care: Scope and Practice --
2. Prehospital Trauma Care: Demographics --
3. Mechanisms of Injury in Trauma --
4. The Role of the Physician in Prehospital Trauma Care --
5. The Role of the Transport Nurse in Prehospital Trauma Care --
6. The Role of the Paramedic in Prehospital Trauma Care --
7. Working in the Prehospital Environment: Safety Aspects and Teamwork --
8. Disasters and Mass Casualty Situations --
9. Research and Uniform Reporting --
10. Trauma Scoring --
11. Organization, Documentation, and Continuous Quality Improvement --
12. Initial Assessment, Triage, and Basic and Advanced Life Support --
13. Advanced Airway Management and Use of Anesthetic Drugs --
14. Oxygenation, Ventilation, and Monitoring --
15. Traumatic and Hemorrhagic Shock: Basic Pathophysiology and Treatment --
16. Prehospital Vascular Access for the Trauma Patient --
17. Fluid Resuscitation and Circulatory Support: Fluids --
When, What, and How Much? --
18. Fluid Resuscitation and Circulatory Support: Use of Pneumatic Antishock Garment --
19. Surgical Procedures --
20. Hypothermia: Prevention and Treatment --
21. Analgesia, Sedation, and Other Pharmacotherapy --
22. Patients With Multiple Trauma Including Head Injuries --
23. The Patient With Penetrating Injuries --
24. Prehospital Trauma Management of the Pediatric Patient --
25. Trauma in the Elderly --
26. The Pregnant Trauma Patient --
27. The Entrapped Patient --
28. Patients With Orthopedic Injuries --
29. Burns --
30. Emergency Management of Injury from the Release of Toxic Substances: Medical Aspects of the HAZMAT System --
31. Near-Drowning --
32. Accidental Hypothermia and Avalanche Injuries --
33. Diving Injuries and Hyperbaric Medicine --
34. Snake, Insect, and Marine Bites and Stings --
35. Helicopter Versus Ground Transport: When Is It Appropriate? --
36. Trauma in Rural and Remote Areas --
37. Trauma Care Support for Mass Events, Counterterrorism, and VIP Protection --
38. Patient Turnover: Arriving and Interacting in the Emergency Department --
39. Psychological Aspects, Debriefing --
40. Enhancing Patient Safety and Reducing Medical Error: The Role of Human Factors in Improving Trauma Care --
Index.
Responsibility: edited by Eldar Søreide, Christopher M. Grande.
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