Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Volume 3, 5th edition

  • Robert S. Porter
  • Richard A. Cherry

Overview

For courses in Paramedic Emergency Medical Services

A strong, evidence-based foundation in the principles and practices of modern EMS       
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice,
Fifth Edition,
offers EMS students and professionals a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices, all five volumes are based on the National EMS Education Standards and the accompanying Paramedic Instructional Guidelines.

Volume 3, Medical Emergencies,
covers medical emergencies and includes updated material that is consistent with the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care. New information is included on Ebola, Zika, and Chikunyaga virus disease, as well as updated toxic syndromes and drugs of abuse tables, and a new section on cardiac arrest in pregnancy.

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Table of contents

  1. Pulmonology
  2. Cardiology
  3. Neurology
  4. Endocrinology
  5. Immunology
  6. Gastroenterology
  7. Urology and Nephrology
  8. Toxicology and Substance Abuse
  9. Hematology
  10. Infectious Diseases and Sepsis
  11. Psychiatric and Behavioral Disorders
  12. Diseases of the Eyes, Ears, Nose, and Throat
  13. Nontraumatic Musculoskeletal Disorders

 

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Published by Pearson (August 3rd 2016) - Copyright © 2017