Orthopedic Emergencies 1st ed

Orthopedic Emergencies 1st ed

This book is a one-stop guide to managing acute orthopedic injuries.  Unlike other handbooks, this reference provides a comprehensive, yet concise, set of diagnostic and management tools to help readers deliver optimal, evidence-based, and efficient patient care.  Additional focus on physical exam techniques, emergency room orthopedic procedures, and on-field athletic management strategies empowers readers with real tips and tricks used by orthopedic surgeons at top-tier institutions.  This guide is a must have for emergency medicine […]

Avoiding Common Errors in the Emergency Department Second Edition

Avoiding Common Errors in the Emergency Department Second Edition

In a conversational, easy-to-read style, Avoiding Common Errors in the Emergency Department, 2nd Edition, discusses 365 errors commonly made in the practice of emergency medicine and gives practical, easy-to-remember tips for avoiding these pitfalls. Chapters are brief, approachable, and evidence-based, suitable for reading immediately before the start of a rotation, used for quick reference on call, or read daily over the course of one year for personal assessment and review. ​Key […]

Total Burn Care, 5e 5th Edition

Total Burn Care, 5e 5th Edition

Recent advances in research have resulted in tremendous changes in burn management. Stay fully up to date with the new edition of Total Burn Care, by leading authority Dr. David N. Herndon. Detailed procedural guidelines and video clips walk you through every step of the process, from resuscitation through reconstruction and rehabilitation. Everyone on the burn care team, including general and plastic surgeons, intensivists, anesthestists, and nurses, will benefit from this integrated, multidisciplinary guide to safe […]

Endocrine and Metabolic Medical Emergencies: A Clinician’s Guide (Wiley-Endocrine Society) 2nd Edition

Endocrine and Metabolic Medical Emergencies: A Clinician’s Guide (Wiley-Endocrine Society) 2nd Edition

The Essential Guide to Recognizing and Treating Acute Endocrine and Metabolic Illness Endocrinology covers some of the most common conditions and serious public health challenges facing medicine today, and endocrine and metabolic emergencies constitute a large proportion of the clinical workload. Endocrine and Metabolic Medical Emergencies: A Clinician’s Guide provides a singular reference to help endocrinologists, acute and general medicine clinicians, hospitalists and critical care physicians, and general practitioners recognize the symptoms […]

Mental Health Emergencies: A Guide to Recognizing and Handling Mental Health Crises

Mental Health Emergencies: A Guide to Recognizing and Handling Mental Health Crises

Ready reference to mental and emotional health crises and concerns, providing overviews and expert guidance on more serious problems. Ideal for first-responders, teachers, counselors, and human resource professionals. Developed from best-practices of psychiatry, psychology and mental health counseling, Mental Health Emergencies is a guide to providing much-needed care and support to the people in distress who most need help including self-injury, eating disorders, substance abuse, psychosis, and suicidal thoughts. Mental Health Emergencies will […]

Tracheostomy: A Surgical Guide 1st ed

Tracheostomy: A Surgical Guide 1st ed

Despite often taken as a simple procedure, techniques on tracheostomy have evolved considerably on the last few years. Consequently, new technical variations and indications for different purposes are being developed and proposed. The current book was prepared to serve as a comprehensive guide exclusively devoted to tracheostomy, discussing its most important details, variations and indications. Here the reader will find a broad discussion ranging since the most basic pre-clinical aspects […]

Percutaneous Tracheostomy in Critically Ill Patients 1st ed

Percutaneous Tracheostomy in Critically Ill Patients 1st ed

This book provides an up-to-date and comprehensive overview on percutaneous tracheostomy (PT) in critically ill patients. The various PT techniques that may be employed in the intensive care unit are fully described, with discussion of the available tracheostomy tubes and selection criteria and with clear evaluation of the risks and benefits of each procedure. A further individual chapter is devoted to the methods of airway management that may be used […]

Trauma Induced Coagulopathy 1st ed

Trauma Induced Coagulopathy 1st ed

This text is aimed at defining the current concepts that define trauma induced coagulopathy by critically analyzing the most up-to-date studies from a clinical and basic science perspective. It will serve as a reference source for any clinician interested in reviewing the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of the coagulopathic trauma patient, and the data that supports it. By meticulously describing the methodology of most traditional as well as state of […]

In-Flight Medical Emergencies: A Practical Guide to Preparedness and Response 1st ed. 2018 Edition

In-Flight Medical Emergencies: A Practical Guide to Preparedness and Response 1st ed. 2018 Edition

This book is a practical guide for health care professionals encountering medical emergencies during commercial flight. Health care providers should consider responding to emergencies during flight as there are often no other qualified individuals on board. This text covers the most common emergencies encountered during flight, both general medical emergencies and those specifically tied to the effects of flying, including cardiac, respiratory, and neurological issues. Medicolegal issues are considered in-depth, […]

Cardiovascular Emergencies (Cardiovascular Medicine) 1st Edition

Cardiovascular Emergencies (Cardiovascular Medicine) 1st Edition

Life threatening cardiovascular conditions constitute up to fifty per cent of emergency admissions to hospital. Immediate and appropriate management is crucial. This authoritative text provides up to date guidance for cardiologists and general physicians faced with patients in a critical condition. Based on Oxford cardiologists’ wide clinical experience, the individual chapters address the practical issues of managing patients during the acute phase, combining both evidence-based and practical approaches. The text […]