Nancy Caroline’s Emergency Care in the Streets

$415.95

ISBN: 9781284087345

Seventh Edition

AAOS; FISDAP

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Nancy Caroline’s Emergency Care in the Streets, Seventh Edition is the next step in the evolution of the premier paramedic education program. This legendary paramedic textbook was first developed by Dr. Nancy Caroline in the early 1970s and transformed paramedic education. Today, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is proud to continue this legacy and set the new gold standard for the paramedics of tomorrow.

The Seventh Edition reflects the collective experience of its top-flight author team and decades of street wisdom. This fully updated, two-volume edition 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. This edition emphasizes the ideal that becoming a paramedic is a continual pursuit of growth and excellence throughout an entire career. Concepts of team leadership and professionalism are woven throughout the chapters, challenging students to become more compassionate, conscientious health care professionals as well as superior clinicians

  • Section  1  Preparatory
  •   Chapter  1  EMS Systems
  •   Chapter  2  Workforce Safety and Wellness
  •   Chapter  3  Public Health
  •   Chapter  4  Medical, Legal, and Ethical Issues
  •   Chapter  5  EMS Communications
  •   Chapter  6  Documentation
  • Section  2  The Human Body and Human Systems
  •   Chapter  7  Anatomy and Physiology
  •   Chapter  8  Pathophysiology
  •   Chapter  9  Life Span Development
  • Section  3  Pharmacology
  •   Chapter  10  Principles of Pharmacology
  •   Chapter  11  Medication Administration
  •   Chapter  12  Emergency Medications
  • Section  4  Patient Assessment
  •   Chapter  13  Patient Assessment
  •   Chapter  14  Critical Thinking and Clinical Decision Making
  • Section  5  Airway Management
  •   Chapter  15  Airway Management and Ventilation
  • Section  6  Medical
  •   Chapter  16  Respiratory Emergencies
  •   Chapter  17  Cardiovascular Emergencies
  •   Chapter  18  Neurologic Emergencies
  •   Chapter  19  Diseases of the Eyes, Ears, Nose, and Throat
  •   Chapter  20  Abdominal and Gastrointestinal Emergencies
  •   Chapter  21  Genitourinary and Renal Emergencies
  •   Chapter  22  Gynecologic Emergencies
  •   Chapter  23  Endocrine Emergencies
  •   Chapter  24  Hematologic Emergencies
  •   Chapter  25  Immunologic Emergencies
  •   Chapter  26  Infectious Diseases
  •   Chapter  27  Toxicology
  •   Chapter  28  Psychiatric Emergencies
  • Section  7  Trauma
  •   Chapter  29  Trauma Systems and Mechanisms of Injury
  •   Chapter  30  Bleeding
  •   Chapter  31  Soft-Tissue Injuries
  •   Chapter  32  Burns
  •   Chapter  33  Face and Neck Trauma
  •   Chapter  34  Head and Spine Trauma
  •   Chapter  35  Chest Trauma
  •   Chapter  36  Abdominal and Genitourinary Trauma
  •   Chapter  37  Orthopaedic Trauma
  •   Chapter  38  Environmental Emergencies
  • Section  8  Shock and Resuscitation
  •   Chapter  39  Responding to the Field Code
  •   Chapter  40  Management and Resuscitation of the the Critical Patient
  • Section  9  Special Patient Populations
  •   Chapter  41  Obstetrics
  •   Chapter  42  Neonatal Care
  •   Chapter  43  Pediatric Emergencies
  •   Chapter  44  Geriatric Emergencies
  •   Chapter  45  Patients with Special Challenges
  • Section  10  Operations
  •   Chapter  46  Transport Operations
  •   Chapter  47  Incident Management and Multiple-Casualty Incidents
  •   Chapter  48  Vehicle Extrication and Special Rescue
  •   Chapter  49  Hazardous Materials
  •   Chapter  50  Terrorism
  •   Chapter  51  Disaster Response
  •   Chapter  52  Crime Scene Awareness

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