Essentials of Emergency Medicine, 2nd Ed. (AMAZON)

Essentials of Emergency Medicine, 2nd Ed. (AMAZON)

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Completely revised and updated, this comprehensive affordable, one-volume reference is a reliable source of emergency medical information. In 22 sections, covering the spectrum of topics from Resuscitation to Administration, editor-in-chief Richard V. Aghababian and an outstanding team of 184 contributors offer their timely, expert advice on the evolving practice of emergency medicine. The book covers all the medical and surgical conditions emergency professionals are likely to encounter, with emphasis on complex clinical situations and proper assessment of these situations to avoid errors. This book is an invaluable resource for all emergency physicians, residents, and EMS professionals and students.

Richard V. Aghababian, MD, FACEP
SECTION I RESUSCITATION
CHAPTER 1 Adult Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
CHAPTER 2 Pediatric Resuscitation
SECTION II EMS DISASTER
CHAPTER 3 Emergency Medical Services
CHAPTER 4 Public Health Issues After a Disaster
CHAPTER 5 Disaster Triage
CHAPTER 6 Critical Incident Stress Debriefing
CHAPTER 7 Pediatric Disaster Medicine
CHAPTER 8 Radiation Exposures, Blast Injury, and Bioterrorism
SECTION III ABDOMINAL AND GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS
CHAPTER 9 Approach to Abdominal and Gastrointestinal Disorders
CHAPTER 10 Esophagus and Stomach
CHAPTER 11 Liver
CHAPTER 12 Diseases of the Gallbladder and Biliary Tract
CHAPTER 13 The Pancreas
CHAPTER 14 Small Bowel
CHAPTER 15 Large Bowel
CHAPTER 16 Rectum and Anus
SECTION IV CARDIOVASCULAR DISORDERS
CHAPTER 17 Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
CHAPTER 18 Acute Decompensated Heart Failure
CHAPTER 19 Peridcarditis
CHAPTER 20 Endocarditis and Myocarditis
CHAPTER 21 Cardiomyopathies
CHAPTER 22 Valvular Disease
CHAPTER 23 Dysrhythmias
CHAPTER 24 Hypertension
CHAPTER 25 Peripheral Vascular Disease
SECTION V CUTANEOUS DISORDERS
CHAPTER 26 Dermatitis
CHAPTER 27 Bacterial Infections
CHAPTER 28 Fungal Infections
CHAPTER 29 Parasitic Infections
CHAPTER 30 Viral Infections
CHAPTER 31 Maculopapular Lesions
CHAPTER 32 Purpura and Petechiae
CHAPTER 33 Urticaria/Angeoedema
CHAPTER 34 Papular/Nodular Lesions
CHAPTER 35 Erythemas
CHAPTER 36 Vesicular/Bullous Lesions
CHAPTER 37 Cancers
SECTION VI   ENDOCRINE METABOLIC DISORDERS
CHAPTER 38 Acid-Base Disturbances
CHAPTER 39 Adrenal Disease
CHAPTER 40 Fluid and Electrolyte Disturbances
CHAPTER 41 Disorders of Glucose Metabolism
CHAPTER 42  Nutritional Disorders
CHAPTER 43 Parathyroid Disorders
CHAPTER 44 Pheochromocytoma
CHAPTER 45  Pituitary Disorders
CHAPTER 46 Thyroid Disease
CHAPTER 47 Endocrine Manifestations of Neoplasia
SECTION VII HEAD, EARS, EYES, NOSE AND THROAT DISORDERS
CHAPTER 48 Life Threatening Emergencies
CHAPTER 49 Disorders of The External Ear
CHAPTER 50 Disorders of The Internal Ear
CHAPTER 51 Nose/Sinus
CHAPTER 52 Throat and Oropharynx
CHAPTER 53 External Eye
SECTION VIII HEMATOLOGIC DISORDERS
CHAPTER 54 Hemostatic Disorders
CHAPTER 55 Lymphomas
CHAPTER 56 Red Blood Cell Disorders
CHAPTER 57 Transfusions
CHAPTER 58 White Blood Cell Disorders
CHAPTER 59 Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia
SECTION IX IMMUNE SYSTEM DISORDERS
CHAPTER 60 Autoimmune Diseases
CHAPTER 61 Cardiac Transplantation
CHAPTER 62 Hypersensitivity
SECTION X SYSTEMIC INFECTIOUS DISORDERS
CHAPTER 63 Bacterial Infections
CHAPTER 64 Parasites
CHAPTER 65 Rickettsial Infections
CHAPTER 66 Viral Infections
CHAPTER 67 Sepsis
SECTION XI MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS (NON-TRAUMATIC)
CHAPTER 68 Bony Abnormalities
CHAPTER 69 Joint Disorders
CHAPTER 70 Disorders of the Spine
CHAPTER 71 Overuse Syndromes
CHAPTER 72 Muscle Abnormalities
CHAPTER 73 Soft Tissue Infections
SECTION XII NERVOUS SYSTEM DISORDERS
CHAPTER 74 Cerebrovascular Disorders
CHAPTER 75 Cranial Nerve Disorders
CHAPTER 76 Demyelinating Diseases of the Nervous System
CHAPTER 77 Neuromuscular Disorders
CHAPTER 78 Peripheral Neuropathies
CHAPTER 79 Acute Spinal Cord Compression
CHAPTER 80 Hydrocephalus
CHAPTER 81 Seizures
CHAPTER 82 Headache
CHAPTER 83 Tumors of the Central Nervous System
SECTION XIII OBSTETRICAL AND PREGNANCY DISORDERS
CHAPTER 84 Contraception, Uncomplicated Pregnancy, and Complicated Pregnancy
CHAPTER 85 Labor and Delivery
CHAPTER 86 Postpartum Complications
SECTION XIV PEDIATRIC DISORDERS
CHAPTER 87  Important Aspects in the Care of the Pediatric Patient
CHAPTER 88 Respiratory Disorders
CHAPTER 89 Gastrointestinal Disorders
CHAPTER 90 Congenital Heart Disease, Congestive Heart Failure, and Acquired Heart Disease
CHAPTER 91 Seizures
CHAPTER 92 Infectious Diseases
CHAPTER 93 Sickle Cell Disease
CHAPTER 94 Renal Disorders
CHAPTER 95 Endocrine Disorders
CHAPTER 96 Orthopedic Disorders
CHAPTER 97 Pediatric Procedural Sedation and Analgesia
CHAPTER 98 Child Maltreatment
SECTION XV PSYCHOBEHAVIORAL DISORDERS
CHAPTER 99 Crisis Intervention
CHAPTER 100 Psychotic Disorders
CHAPTER 101 Suicide
CHAPTER 102 Substance Intoxication and Withdrawal
CHAPTER 103 Psychiatric Presentation of Delirium
CHAPTER 104 Mood Disorders
CHAPTER 105 Anxiety Disorders
CHAPTER 106 Somatoform Disorders
CHAPTER 107 Personality Disorders
CHAPTER 108 Legal Issues
SECTION XVI RENAL DISEASES
CHAPTER 109 Structural Renal Disorders
CHAPTER 110 Pyelonephritis
CHAPTER 111 Glomerular Disorders
CHAPTER 112 Acute Interstitial Nephritis
CHAPTER 113 Acute and Chronic Renal Failure and Interstitial Tubular Necrosis
CHAPTER 114 Complications of Dialysis
SECTION XVII THORACIC RESPIRATORY DISORDERS
CHAPTER 115 Asthma
CHAPTER 116 Bronchitis
CHAPTER 117 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
CHAPTER 118 Pneumonia
CHAPTER 119 Pulmonary Embolism
CHAPTER 120 Aspiration of Gastric Contents and Foreign Bodies
CHAPTER 121 Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
CHAPTER 122 Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
SECTION XVIII UROGENITAL/GYNECOLGICAL DISORDERS
CHAPTER 123 Female Genital Tract
CHAPTER 124 Male Genital Tract
CHAPTER 125 Sexual Assault
CHAPTER 126 Genital Lesions
SECTION XIX ENVIRONMENTAL DISORDERS
CHAPTER 127 Temperature–Related Disorders
CHAPTER 128 Diving Emergencies/Dysbarism
CHAPTER 129 High-Altitude Illness
CHAPTER 130 Electrical Injuries
CHAPTER 131 Bites and Stings: Insects, Marine, Mammals, and Reptiles
SECTION XX TOXICOLOGIC DISORDERS
CHAPTER 132 Toxidromes: An Approach to the Poisoned Patient
CHAPTER 133  Gastrointestinal Decontamination
CHAPTER 134 Acetaminophen
CHAPTER 135 Salicylates
CHAPTER 136 Cocaine
CHAPTER 137 Opiates and Opioids
CHAPTER 138 Sedative-Hypnotic Agents
CHAPTER 139 Club Drugs
CHAPTER 140 Anticholinergic Agents
CHAPTER 141 Toxic Alcohols
CHAPTER 142 Abstinence Syndromes: Alcohol
CHAPTER 143 Antipsychotic Agents
CHAPTER 144 Lithium
CHAPTER 145 Tricyclic Antidepressants
CHAPTER 146 Anticonvulsants
CHAPTER 147 Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors
CHAPTER 148 Beta Adrenergic Antagonist Toxicity
CHAPTER 149 Calcium Channel Antagonists
CHAPTER 150 Digitalis
CHAPTER 151 Centrally Acting Antihypertensive Agents
CHAPTER 152 Cellular Asphyxiants: Cyanide and Hydrogen Sulfide
CHAPTER 153 Carbon Monoxide
CHAPTER 154 Caustics
CHAPTER 155 Hydrocarbons
CHAPTER 156 Heavy Metal Poisoning
CHAPTER 157 Hypoglycemic Agents
CHAPTER 158  Methemoglobinemia
CHAPTER 159 Organophosphate Poisoning
CHAPTER 160 Mushroom Poisoning
SECTION XXI TRAUMATIC DISORDERS
CHAPTER 161 Shock in the Trauma Victim
CHAPTER 162 Initial Assessment and Management of the Trauma Victim
CHAPTER 163 Radiologic Evaluation
CHAPTER 164 Head Injuries
CHAPTER 165 Spine Injuries
CHAPTER 166 Facial Injuries
CHAPTER 167 Opthamologic Injuries
CHAPTER 168 Otologic Injuries
CHAPTER 169 Neck and Upper Airway Injuries
CHAPTER 170 Chest Injuries
CHAPTER 171 Abdominal Injuries
CHAPTER 172 Upper and Lower Extremity Injuries
CHAPTER 173 Hip and Pelvic
CHAPTER 174 Genitourinary Injuries
CHAPTER 175 Cutaneous Injuries Including Crush Injuries
Chapter 176 Burns
CHAPTER 177 Trauma in Pregnancy
CHAPTER 178 Pediatric Injuries
SECTION XXII ADMINISTRATION
CHAPTER 179 Hospital Medical Staff
CHAPTER 180 Fundamentals of Emergency Medicine Practice Groups
CHAPTER 181 Fundamentals of Physician Contracts
CHAPTER 182 Performance Monitoring and Improvement
CHAPTER 183 Patient Safety and Quality Assurance in Emergency Medicine
CHAPTER 184 Fundamentals of Physician Billing, Coding, and Compliance
CHAPTER 185 Regulatory Issues
CHAPTER 186 Ethics and Professionalism
CHAPTER 187 Physician Wellness
CHAPTER 188 Faculty Development
Index
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