Advanced Cardiac Life Support ACLS Provider Handbook

Author: Karl Disque
ISBN: 0997795786
Release Date: 2016-11-14

The Save a Life Initiative has just released its newest course: Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). This manual is based on the 2015-2020 Advanced Cardiac Life Support guidelines published by the American Heart Association. The Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider Handbook is a comprehensive resource intended for health care professionals currently enrolled in an Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification or Recertification Course. It serves as the primary training material for ACLS Certification and Recertification courses. Although it is primarily intended for use during their courses, the handbook was also created to serve as daily reference material for health care professionals. Information covered in the handbook includes ACLS instruction for adults and children through multiple case scenarios. Case scenarios include, but are not limited to, respiratory arrest, ventricular fibrillation and bradycardia. Specific ACLS Algorithms and more are also included within the handbook. All material included in this handbook is delivered in a manner meant to enhance learning in the most comprehensive and convenient way possible.

ACLS Provider Manual

Author: Jane John-nwankwo
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1522854886
Release Date: 2016-01-01

What you will learn from this book: - Team Resuscitation Concepts - What Actually Happens in Mega Codes - BLS & ACLS Surveys - Acute Coronary Syndrome Management - Stroke Management - Recognition of Basic Dysrhythmias - Plus 160 Review Questions

Alpin und H henmedizin

Author: Franz Berghold
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 9783709118337
Release Date: 2015-05-19
Genre: Medical

Namhafte Alpinexperten aus dem deutschen Sprachraum (Schweiz, Deutschland, Österreich, Südtirol) geben mit diesem Buch einen umfassenden Überblick über die Sport- und Unfallmedizin im Gebirge sowie zur Höhenmedizin. Unter anderem beleuchten sie Themen wie Training, Ernährung, Steigtaktik, Kinder, Schwangere und chronisch Kranke am Berg. Die moderne Rettung aus Bergnot wird ebenso behandelt, wie der Aufstieg in die großen und extremen Hochgebirge bis hin zum Gipfel des Mount Everest. Das Fachbuch wendet sich an Sportmediziner, Notfallmediziner, Ersthelfer und andere Ärzte und Interessierte - die eines gemeinsam haben: die Liebe zur Welt der Berge.

Neuro Kardiologie

Author: Jens Litmathe
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3662576430
Release Date: 2018-12-14
Genre: Medical

Das interdisziplinäre Buch wendet sich an alle Neurologen und Kardiologen sowie Allgemein-Internisten, die mit den Berührungspunkten zwischen Kardiologie und Neurologie konfrontiert sind. 30-40% der Schlaganfälle haben eine kardiogene Ursache. Liegt diese zum Beispiel in einem erstmalig entdeckten Vorhofflimmern, stellt sich Frage, was bei dessen Behandlung zu beachten ist. Welche weitere kardiologische Diagnostik benötigt der Patient und welche Antikoagulation? Diese und andere Fragen zu den vielfältigen Schnittpunkten zwischen Kardiologie und Neurologie beantwortet dieses Buch. Es schärft das Verständnis sowohl für kardiologische Aspekte neurologischer Erkrankungen als auch für neurologische Komorbiditäten kardiologischer Syndrome.

TCRN Certification Review

Author: Brorsen
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9781284116304
Release Date: 2017-10
Genre: Medical

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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Secrets

Author: A. Omar Abubaker
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323294300
Release Date: 2016-01-01
Genre: Face

Written in the proven Secrets? question-and-answer format, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Secrets, 3rd Edition is an authoritative source for the effective and safe practice of oral and maxillofacial surgery (OMS) - and the ideal preparation tool for clinical rotations, exams, and board certification in OMS. Thoroughly revised and updated with the most current clinical information, this new edition provides dental students, OMS residents, and clinicians with practical tips, answers, and secrets from OMS experts. Best of all, it fits in your lab coat pocket so you can consult it wherever you go! Over 2,300 questions and answers offer valuable pearls, tips, memory aids, and secrets from oral and maxillofacial surgery experts in a concise, easy-to-read format. Popular and trusted Secrets? question-and-answer format helps you better understand the questions you are asked and provides you with perspective for the questions you ask yourself. Edited by two highly respected leaders in oral and maxillofacial surgery (OMS), with chapters written by internationally recognized experts in the field, making this an authoritative resource for the safe and effective practice of OMS. Convenient pocket size means you can consult this book wherever you go and carry it in your lab coat. NEW! 13 all-new chapters bring you the most current clinical information on recent advances in the science and practice of oral and maxillofacial surgery. NEW! Cosmetic Surgery section covers the evaluation of the aging face, forehead/belpharoplasty, facelift/neck, rhinoplasty, and non-invasive cosmetic procedures. NEW! Updated Secrets? two-color design highlights questions, tables, boxes, and bulleted lists so you can find information more easily.

Decision Making in Anesthesiology

Author: Lois L. Bready
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323039383
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Medical

Examines vital topics in pre-anesthesia assessment, pre-operative problems, resuscitation, specialty anesthesia, post-operative management, and more. Its unique algorithmic approach helps you find the information you need quickly--and gives you insights into the problem-solving techniques of experienced anesthesiologists.

AACN Procedure Manual for High Acuity Progressive and Critical Care

Author: AACN
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323376631
Release Date: 2016-12-02
Genre: Medical

The AACN Procedure Manual for High Acuity, Progressive, and Critical Care, 7th Edition, authored by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, is the authoritative reference to procedures performed in high acuity, progressive, and critical care settings. It visually guides you through procedures unique to the adult critical care environment, including those performed by advanced practice nurses, in an illustrated, step-by-step format. This edition features 17 new procedures, new illustrations, and updated content throughout, reflecting the latest evidence-based guidelines and national and international protocols. Authored by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, the foremost authority in critical care nursing, the AACN Procedure Manual is the most authoritative reference to procedures performed by nurses in high acuity, progressive, and critical care settings. Comprehensive coverage includes all procedures commonly performed by nurses in high acuity, progressive, and critical care settings, including those performed by advanced practice nurses (indicated by an AP icon). A straightforward step-by-step organization uses consistent headings to make following a procedure (and finding the various supporting elements) quick and easy. Rationales for all interventions in patient and family education, assessment, patient preparation, procedure, and monitoring help you understand the reason for every step. The level of evidence is provided when an evidence base exists to substantiate an intervention, giving insight into the strength of information available. Advanced practice procedures are clearly identified with an AP icon so you can judge whether a procedure is within your scope of practice. Alphabetical Procedure Index inside the front cover provides quick access to the procedures. Written by more than 100 expert critical care nurses and extensively reviewed by more than 100 experts in critical care nursing to ensure the accuracy and currency of each procedure. Bulleted lists, tables, and detailed illustrations throughout ensure that content is easy to reference and digest. NEW! Updated content throughout reflects the latest evidence-based guidelines and national and international protocols. NEW! 17 new procedures reflect major additions to nursing practice in high acuity, progressive, and critical care settings. NEW! Engaging new illustrations of procedures, equipment, and techniques are integrated throughout.


Author: Stephen J. Rahm
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1449641857
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Medical

Rev. ed. of: eACLS study guide. 2nd ed. 2007.

Nurse Anesthesia E Book

Author: John J. Nagelhout
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323081016
Release Date: 2009-02-11
Genre: Medical

Long respected as the most comprehensive nurse anesthesia resource available, this new edition continues the tradition of bringing together leading experts to create a balanced reference that applies scientific principles to today’s clinical anesthesia practice. Inside you’ll find a solid introduction to the equipment and patient care techniques unique to nurse anesthesia side-by-side with the cutting-edge research and application of evidence necessary to prepare you for tomorrow. Over 700 tables and boxes highlight the most essential information in a quick, easy-to-reference format. An easy-to-use organization with basic principles covered first, followed by individual chapters for each surgical specialty, ensures you have the information you need to build your knowledge. Over 650 figures of anatomy, nurse anesthesia procedures, and equipment enhance your understanding of complex information. Expert CRNA authors provide the most up-to-date and relevant clinical information you’ll use in daily practice. The latest pharmacology information on pharmacokinetics, drug delivery systems, opiate antagonists, and key induction drugs to keep you up-to-date. Thoroughly updated references make finding the latest and most important research in the field quick and simple. New chapters address legal issues, neonatal anesthesia, anesthesia education, clinical monitoring, regional anesthesia, unexpected complications, and more. Expanded coverage of chemistry and physics as well as immunology makes these difficult fundamental topics easier to understand and apply to everyday practice. Over 100 new images enhance your understanding of difficult anesthesia concepts.

Oral and Maxillofacial Trauma E Book

Author: Raymond J. Fonseca
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323242035
Release Date: 2013-12-01
Genre: Medical

Describing the diagnosis and management of maxillofacial and associated traumatic injuries step by step, Oral and Maxillofacial Trauma, 4th Edition takes you beyond the surgical management of head and neck trauma to cover the general management of traumatic injuries, systemic evaluation of the trauma patient, and special considerations associated with maxillofacial trauma patient care. New to this edition are over 700 full-color illustrations showing details of traumatic injuries and their treatment. Edited by head and neck trauma expert Dr. Raymond J. Fonseca, along with over 80 highly respected contributors, this comprehensive reference provides all of the information you need to offer the best care possible to maxillofacial trauma patients. One-of-a-kind, comprehensive chapters cover current research literature with topics including advances in maxillofacial trauma surgery, nonpenetrating chest trauma, metabolic response to trauma, maxillofacial prosthetics, and the societal impact of maxillofacial trauma. Coverage of emerging topics includes firearm injuries, neurologic injuries (the leading cause of death from trauma), wound healing, airway management, shock, and nasal fractures, so you can work confidently with team members from other disciplines such as neurologists, anesthesiologists, and orthopedists. Over 80 expert contributors represent the specialties of oral and maxillofacial surgery, anesthesiology, and otolaryngology. UPDATED content reflects current thinking and the latest techniques in the management of traumatic injuries. NEW full-color illustrations and design highlight clinical areas and show details of injuries and their treatment. NEW! Streamlined, single-volume format makes information easier to access and the book easier to carry.