ACEP First Aid Manual 5th Edition

Author: DK
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781465429957
Release Date: 2014-09-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

Fifth edition DK's First Aid Manual covers every aspect of first aid, including what it means to be a first aider, how to use essential equipment, and treatments for more than 100 different conditions, from splinters and sprained ankles to strokes and unconsciousness. Clear step-by-step photography, all shot in-situ to reflect real-life situations, is featured throughout the book. Key Features: · Step-by-step photography throughout, to show the reader exactly what to do in any situation · Quick-reference emergency first aid section · Clear anatomy and physiology sections, to help the reader understand treatment priorities · Every condition clearly explained with causes, symptoms, and signs, as well as action plans

First Aid Manual

Author: St. John Ambulance
Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
ISBN: 1405335378
Release Date: 2009
Genre: First aid in illness and injury

Expert first aid for your home – fully revised and updated 9th editionFrom first-aid essentials to life-saving procedures, it’s worth having someone who knows what they are doing to cope with life’s little (and big) emergencies. The latest edition of this best-selling manual, published in association with the UK's three leading first-aid providers, gives you the knowledge you need instantly if someone falls ill or gets hurt.Brand new live-action step-by-step photographs show you how to treat casualties and over 100 medical conditions and injuries, from minor burns to heart attacks. Find information on the latest life-saving procedures and resuscitation guidelines as well as basic first aid techniques, like bandaging and applying dressings. Plus, new chapters explain what it’s like being a first aider, what to do in an emergency situation and how to look after a casualty. Keep it handy – for home, for work and for leisure.

Pocket First Aid

Author: Jon R. Krohmer
Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
ISBN: 0789492652
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Health & Fitness

Ideal for backpacks, glove compartments and first aid kids, this comprehensive guide covers many first aid methods for treating a wide variety of emergencies. Full-color photos.

First Aid Survival and CPR

Author: Shirley A Jones
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803629394
Release Date: 2011-10-05
Genre: Medical

Awarded AJN Book of the Year Award 2012! From performing CPR on an adult, child, or infant to dealing with bleeding and shock, cuts and broken bones, heart attacks, emergency childbirth, poisoning, drowning, scuba diving mishaps, wilderness survival, and natural disasters such as tornadoes, wildfires, floods, and earthquakes…this portable, waterproof guide helps you quickly find the information you need to develop a plan of action for assessing and treating all kinds of first aid and survival emergencies.

First Aid for Babies and Children Fast

Author: Allen R. Walker
Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
ISBN: 0756619319
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Family & Relationships

Describes emergency treatment for childhood injuries and illnesses, and offers advice on accident prevention.

Living Ready Pocket Manual First Aid

Author: James Hubbard
Publisher: Betterway Books
ISBN: 9781440333583
Release Date: 2013-12-05
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Skills to Save A Life Whether you are miles from help or immersed in an urban disaster situation, every second counts during a medical emergency. This book will help you take quick, effective action to stabilize the situation. The easy-to-follow, step-by-step instruction in this book will help you prevent or respond to: Dehydration Hypothermia, frostbite and heatstroke Skin wounds including burns, cuts, bites and gunshots Anaphylaxis, allergic reactions and rashes Broken bones and injured joints Plus you'll find detailed packing lists for survival first aid kits of all sizes. This pocket-sized manual is perfect for packing in first aid kits, bug out bags, day-hiking packs and vehicle kits. Medical emergencies are unplanned and unpredictable, but you can be prepared. Arm yourself with knowledge that can save a life.

The American Red Cross First Aid and Safety Handbook

Author: American Red Cross
Publisher: Little, Brown
ISBN: 0316736465
Release Date: 1992-05-27
Genre: Medical

The first moments after an injury occurs are the most critical. This authoritative guidebook, based on course materials used by Red Cross chapters across the United States, shows you how to handle every type of first aid emergency.

The Natural First Aid Handbook

Author: Brigitte Mars
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 9781612128580
Release Date: 2017-08-22
Genre: Health & Fitness

Cayenne pepper can stop bleeding. Garlic helps alleviate a toothache. Honey soothes a burn. When an emergency situation arises, simple home remedies can play a vital role in easing symptoms and providing immediate help. Become an effective first responder with a combination of best first-aid practices, herbs, and standard homeopathic applications. This quick-reference handbook spells out hundreds of life-saving techniques, commonsense tips, and time-tested herbal remedies that everyone should know. From how to perform basic CPR and the Heimlich Maneuver to the best immediate response to natural disasters, you’ll find the most practical, effective actions to take to ensure survival.

Pediatric First Aid for Caregivers and Teachers PedFACTS

Author: American Academy of Pediatrics
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781449641894
Release Date: 2012-09-21
Genre: Health & Fitness

Caregivers and teachers need to know what to do when a child is injured or becomes suddenly ill. Most injuries that require first aid care are not life-threatening. However, first aid can sometimes mean the difference between life and death. This course is designed to give caregivers and teachers the education they need to effectively care for children.

Complete Golf Manual

Author: Steve Newell
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 9781405355230
Release Date: 2010-05-03
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Transform your golf game with this expert guide � and lower your handicap too Learn to play like a pro and improve your golf game, whether you are a novice or experienced club golfer. You�ll start by taking a test to discover your level of ability, then follow progressive exercises designed to develop your golfing technique. From tee shots to coping with bunkers, learn to improve your golf swing immeasurably. Give yourself the winning edge with over 160 practice drills, then discover how to fix the top 10 most common faults that can creep into any golfers game. Find expert tips on buying your golfing equipment, learn the all-important golf etiquette and refresh your memory on golf�s most important rules and lingo. It�s the ultimate guide to playing better golf.

First Aid At Sea

Author: Colin Berry
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 9781408159484
Release Date: 2012-07-19
Genre: Sports & Recreation

This highly popular guide to emergency first aid at sea has been updated throughout. A bestseller for many years, it has been updated for this new edition with fresh artwork and sturdier pages to withstand the harsh marine environment. Its handy features are: Wiro binding makes the pages easy to turn and enables the book to lie flat Lamination means book is water resistant and wipe clean A colour-coded thumb index to emergencies for quick reference 'Provides rapidly accessible guidelines for dealing with medical emergencies in a small boat or yacht at sea.' Nautical Magazine 'A highly practical on-board emergency tool written by doctors who sail.' Yachting Monthly

First Aid Manual

Author: Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff
ISBN: 0241241235
Release Date: 2016-06-22

The First Aid Manual is the UK's only fully authorised first aid guide, endorsed by St John Ambulance, St Andrew's First Aid and the British Red Cross and packed with step-by-step first aid advice. Used as the official training manual for the UK's leading first aid organisations' courses, the bestselling First Aid Manual covers all aspects of first aid, from emergency first aid and first aid for babies and children, to the latest guidelines on resuscitation, helping a drowning casualty, and snake bites. Find out how to treat over 100 different conditions from splinters and sprained ankles to strokes and unresponsiveness and how to use essential equipment including a defibrillator. Step-by-step photography, all shot in-situ to reflect real-life issues, shows you what to do in any situation. The ideal first aid book for you and your family, keep the First Aid Manual handy; it could be a life-saver. (Previous edition ISBN 9781409342007)