ABC of Major Trauma

Author: David V. Skinner
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118332313
Release Date: 2013-01-29
Genre: Medical

Prehospital care is a growing area in medicine, and emergency treatments are becoming more sophisticated as the potential to save lives grow. The fourth edition of this ABC has been thoroughly updated and includes new chapters on nuclear and biological emergencies. Each chapter gives concise and clear guidance and is accompanied by excellent photographs and diagrams. Edited and written by leading UK trauma authorities, this is a truly comprehensive and practical book for everyday use by emergency medicine staff, nurses, hospital doctors, paramedics, and ambulance services. This title is also available as a mobile App from MedHand Mobile Libraries. Buy it now from iTunes, Google Play or the MedHand Store.

ABC of Imaging in Trauma

Author: Leonard J. King
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444327208
Release Date: 2010-05-05
Genre: Medical

An understanding of current trauma imaging concepts is essential for all medical personnel involved in the care of trauma patients where the outcome may depend on a rapid assessment of the nature and severity of injuries, allowing appropriate medical management and surgical or non-surgical intervention. Containing more than 300 state of the art full colour images, the ABC of Imaging in Trauma addresses this increasingly important area and provides a concise and practical guide to the role, performance and interpretation of emergency imaging procedures in disaster victims and major trauma patients, and focuses on the use of CT, ultrasound, and MRI scanning to diagnose such patients. It is ideal for the non specialist and emergency physicians, Foundation doctors, trainee radiologists, and specialist trauma nurses. This title is also available as a mobile App from MedHand Mobile Libraries. Buy it now from Google Play or the MedHand Store.

ABC of Interventional Cardiology

Author: Ever D. Grech
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780727915467
Release Date: 2004-09-20
Genre: Medical

Coronary artery disease (CAD) causes severe disability and more death than any other disease in affluent societies, including cancer. The medical conditions associated with it are angina, ischaemia, unstable angina, myocardial infarction, arrhythmias, heart failure and sudden death. Choosing the appropriate investigation to confirm a diagnosis helps to assess risk and determine the correct treatment path. GPs also need to know the effective life-style and risk-factor modifications in addition to advocating the best medical therapy.

ABC of Orthopaedics and Trauma

Author: Kapil Sugand
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118561201
Release Date: 2018-08-27
Genre: Medical

Fully illustrated throughout with a wide range of scans, images and line drawings, ABC of Orthopaedics and Trauma provides practical guidance on the diagnosis, treatment and management of orthopaedic conditions, and assists with the initial assessment based on common presentations. Written by a team of renowned expert orthopaedic surgeons and rheumatologists, it includes coverage of the current national guidelines from NICE and professional bodies. Twenty-four chapters cover all the major areas of this vast speciality using a digestible and reader-friendly approach, including sections on fractures, joint replacements, rheumatological disorders, osteoarthritis, emergencies, and post-operative care. Introduction to specialist topics like metabolic bone disease, peripheral nerve injury, paediatric orthopaedics and tumours are also featured. Topics consist of history and examination, investigation and initial management of common orthopaedic trauma and elective presentations. In addition, this full-colour, user-friendly reference guide offers readers a look at the day-to-day clinical practice of a speciality that will affect at least half of the global population at some point, covering further chapters on epidemiology, biomechanics, common procedures, future developments and education. ABC of Orthopaedics and Trauma is an excellent resource for all healthcare professionals caring for patients with musculoskeletal and orthopaedic related disorders. This will be a valuable reference to orthopaedic trainees, sports physicians, physiotherapists, nurses, occupational therapists, clinical researchers and student doctors.

Oxford Desk Reference Major Trauma

Author: Jason Smith
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199543328
Release Date: 2010-11-11
Genre: Medical

Text covers all the main areas of trauma care necessary for the trauma specialist in the 21st century.

ABC of Arterial and Venous Disease

Author: Tim England
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118741900
Release Date: 2014-09-25
Genre: Medical

ABC of Arterial and Venous Disease provides a structured, practical approach to clinical assessment, investigation and management of the most commonly presenting arterial and venous disorders. Structural and functional abnormalities of arteries and veins manifest clinically in a broad spectrum of disorders, including cerebrovascular and carotid artery disease, abdominal aortic aneurysms, acute and chronic limb ischaemia, vasculitis and varicose veins. This revised edition incorporates new chapters on coronary artery disease and acute coronary syndrome, visceral artery stenosis and mesenteric ischaemia, and arteriovenous malformations. Many of these common or chronic conditions first present for initial assessment by primary health care professionals. Case vignettes have been added to relevant chapters to aid understanding and decision making. Fully up to date and from an expert editor and contributor team, ABC of Arterial and Venous Disease remains a useful resource for non-specialist doctors such as general practitioners, family physicians and junior doctors in training. It is also a relevant guide for all other primary health care professionals working within the multidisciplinary teams responsible for patients with chronic arterial and venous disorders.

Textbook of Adult Emergency Medicine E Book

Author: Peter Cameron
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702049316
Release Date: 2011-11-18
Genre: Medical

A major postgraduate textbook in emergency medicine, covering all the major topics that present to the trainee doctor in the emergency department. A comprehensive textbook of adult emergency medicine for trainee doctors - covers all the problems likely to present to a trainee in the emergency department. Chapters are short and concise, with key point boxes (called "Essentials") at the beginning. Also has boxes featuring controversial areas of treatment. Practical and clinically orientated. Major changes to resuscitation guidelines. Complete rewriting of ENT section. Significant updating of following topics - acute coronary syndrome management, trauma, sepsis management, imaging, arrhythmias. Expansion of administration section - especially patient safety. Changes to drug overdose sections in toxicology section.

Wie ich die entscheidenden 10 gl cklicher wurde

Author: Dan Harris
Publisher: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag
ISBN: 9783423428767
Release Date: 2016-02-19
Genre: Family & Relationships

Ein ehrliches Versprechen Als Dan Harris während der Moderation von »Good Morning America« vor laufender Kamera eine Panikattacke erleidet, ist ihm klar, dass er etwas ändern muss. Zeit seines Lebens ein Skeptiker, lässt er sich auf eine Interviewserie mit bedeutenden spirituellen Lehrern ein: Eckart Tolle, Deepak Chopra, Mark Epstein, Joseph Goldstein, Jon Kabat-Zinn, dem Dalai Lama und Sharon Salzberg. Dabei erfährt er einiges über Achtsamkeit. Harris erkennt, dass er die Stimme in seinem Kopf besiegen muss, die ihn immer mehr unter Stress setzt. Und heute weiß er: Durchatmen und Innehalten kann wirklich helfen.

Alles aus Liebe

Author: Liane Moriarty
Publisher: BASTEI LÜBBE
ISBN: 9783838715278
Release Date: 2012-08-17
Genre: Fiction

Ellen ist überglücklich, seit sie mit Patrick zusammen ist. Optimistisch blickt sie in eine gemeinsame Zukunft, schmiedet Pläne und träumt von einer eigenen Familie. Auch Patrick ist bis über beide Ohren in Ellen verliebt. Doch über der Beziehung schwebt der Schatten von Patricks verstorbener Ehefrau Colleen. Sie war seine ganz große Liebe. Wie soll Ellen nur gegen die perfekte Erinnerung ankommen? Sie setzt alles daran, Patrick zu halten und ihm die Geborgenheit zu geben, die er braucht. Doch bald stellt sich heraus: Colleen ist nicht die Einzige, die die junge Liebe bedroht...

Health Trends

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ISBN: MINN:31951P001646553
Release Date: 1989
Genre: Public health


Clinical Neuroscience E Book

Author: Paul Johns
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781455742127
Release Date: 2014-04-17
Genre: Medical

This book provides a clear and readable introduction to the central concepts of clinical neuroscience. The first part of the book deals with fundamental areas of neuroscience required for a sound understanding of brain disease. This is followed by an account of the neurobiology of the most common and important brain diseases of the western world (stroke, epilepsy, Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and multiple sclerosis). The book is in the same general style as the successful Crossman: Neuronatomy with extensive colour illustrations. Short, affordable and readable introductory level text in the smae style as Crossman: Neuroanatomy. Assumes little previous neuroscience knowledge. Explains fundamental concepts without overwhelming detail Focuses on clinically relevant material. Includes the most common and important neurological disorders.