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Le PHTLS (Pre Hospital Trauma Life Support) aborde la gestion des patients traumatisés en pratique préhospitalière. Il est fondé sur le concept de l"evidence based medicine" et remis à jour tous les 4-5 ans. Aéré et pratique, avec une riche icono couleur, l'ouvrage offre une approche pédagogique permettant aux intervenants d'évaluer l'état de gravité du patient et de développer une stratégie thérapeutique adaptée. Sont ici étudiées l'anatomie, la physiologie et la physiopathologie du corps humain, ainsi que la prise en charge des traumatismes. Nouveau dans la 7e édition américaine: dont 4 nouvelles ; Mise à jour des photographies démontrant les concepts et les techniques clés ; Ajout d'un nouveau chapitre ' Art et science de la médecine" ; Mise à jour et étoffement des chapitres sur les explosifs et les armes de destruction massive et sur la gestion des événements catastrophiques.
Créé en 1983 par l'Association américaine des techniciens médicaux d'urgence (NAEMT) et le Collège américain des chirurgiens, le PHTLS (Prehospital Trauma Life Support) représente la version préhospitalière de la célèbre formation ATLS (Advanced Trauma Life Support). Fondé sur le concept de l'evidence based medicine et mis à jour tous les quatre ans, il constitue une ressource d'informations globale pour la gestion des patients traumatisés en pratique préhospitalière. Cet ouvrage, traduction de la 6e édition américaine du PHTLS, devenu un ouvrage de référence international, privilégie l'efficacité par son approche pédagogique originale. Il permet aux intervenants d'affiner leur capacité à évaluer rapidement et précisément l'état de gravité d'un patient, puis de développer une stratégie thérapeutique selon le principe du " traiter en premier ce qui tue en premier ". Une importance particulière est accordée à l'anatomie, la physiologie et la physiopathologie, ainsi qu'à l'évaluation et la prise en charge des différents types de traumatismes. Cette nouvelle édition, qui intègre désormais des modifications et enrichissements en lien avec les pratiques françaises, comprend : des cahiers illustrant étape par étape les techniques de gestion des voies aériennes, de ventilation et de stabilisation du rachis ; des algorithmes et iconographies relatifs à l'évaluation du patient et à sa prise en charge. Entièrement actualisée et largement enrichie, elle offre au lecteur 5 nouveaux chapitres concernant : les brûlures ; la gestion des catastrophes ; les armes de destruction massive ; la tactique civile de soutien médical d'urgence ; le secours en milieu isolé. Cet ouvrage intéressera tous les intervenants impliqués dans les situations d'urgence préhospitalières, particulièrement les médecins, infirmiers, sapeurs-pompiers, ambulanciers et secouristes.
Phtls Prehospital Trauma Life Support Portuguese Edition
Are You Ready To Get Started With PHTLS? Experience PHTLS For Yourself By Previewing A Free Module From PHTLS Online. Then, Complete The NAEMT Instructor Course And Learn More About The Simple Steps To Become A PHTLS Instructor Here. To Learn More About Becoming An NAEMT Course Site, Visit This Page. Each New Print Copy Of PHTLS: Prehospital Trauma Life Support, Eighth Edition Also Includes An Access Code That Unlocks A Complete Ebook And Skills Videos. PHTLS: Prehospital Trauma Life Support, Eighth Edition Is The Premier And Proven Global Prehospital Trauma Education Program From NAEMT. For Three Decades, PHTLS Has Improved The Quality Of Trauma Patient Care And Has Saved Lives. The Eighth Edition Of PHTLS Continues The PHTLS Mission To Promote Excellence In Trauma Patient Management By All Providers Involved In The Delivery Of Prehospital Care Through Global Education. This Legendary Program Was First Developed By The National Association Of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) In The Early 1980S In Cooperation With The American College Of Surgeons Committee On Trauma (ACS-COT). Its Medical Content Is Continuously Revised And Updated To Reflect Current, State-Of-The-Art Knowledge And Practice. PHTLS Promotes Critical Thinking As The Foundation For Providing Quality Care. It Is Based On The Belief That EMS Practitioners Make The Best Decisions On Behalf Of Their Patients When Given A Good Foundation Of Knowledge And Key Principles. The Eighth Edition Of PHTLS Features A New Chapter, Physiology Of Life And Death. This Chapter Creates A Solid Understanding Of The Physiology Of Life And Pathophysiology That Can Lead To Death. This Understanding Is Essential For The Prehospital Care Provider If Abnormalities Are To Be Found And Addressed Quickly In The Trauma Patient. Clear Approach To Assessing A Trauma Patient In The Field, Seconds Count. PHTLS Teaches And Reinforces The Principles Of Rapidly Assessing A Trauma Patient Using An Orderly Approach, Immediately Treating Life-Threatening Problems As They Are Identified, And Minimizing Any Delays In Initiating Transport To An Appropriate Destination. Dynamic Technology Solutions World-Class Content Joins Instructionally Sound Design In A User-Friendly Online Interface To Give Instructors And Students A Truly Interactive And Engaging Learning Experience With: • Ebook • Video Demonstrations Of Critical Skills • Interactive Lectures PHTLS Online Continuing Education Is Also Available. Click Here For Additional Information.
Phtls Prehospital Trauma Life Support
As The Required Textbook For NAEMT's Worldwide Prehospital Trauma Life Support Course, Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) Is The Comprehensive, Internationally Renowned Resource For Learning Basic And Advanced Prehospital Trauma Skills And Concepts. Fully Revised And Updated, The Seventh Edition Provides Trauma Treatment And Guidelines That Are Proven To Reduce Morbidity And Mortality. Tailored Expressly For The Military Environment, The Last 12 Chapters Of This Book Reflect The Special Considerations Of The Military. These Unique Chapters Are Written By The Tactical Combat Casualty Care Committee On Trauma, The Leading Body That Oversees Trauma Care.
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Mosby s Paramedic Textbook
Reflecting the 2010 Emergency Cardiovascular Care guidelines, Mosby's Paramedic Textbook, 4th Edition provides a comprehensive learning tool for both first-time and refresher paramedic students. Coverage includes an overview of key subjects such as pharmacology, airway management, medical disorders, patient assessment, and trauma. ALS patient care skills are presented step by step, both in the book and in online video clips. New to this edition are nine new chapters, many new topics, and 150 new photos. Written by paramedic expert Mick Sanders, Mosby's Paramedic Textbook follows the National EMS Education Standards and offers complete coverage of the National Standard Curriculum (NSC) for the EMT-Paramedic. More than 1,000 illustrations -- including 150 that are NEW -- accurately present different techniques and skills. Chapter openers, objectives and key terms set the stage for learning. Advanced Life Support (ALS) skills are presented step by step and in full color. Critical thinking questions help in understanding concepts and in applying them to patient care. A summary and a list of references in each chapter make review easier. A herbal appendix in the pharmacology chapter provides access to herbal content. Drug monographs on the Evolve companion website include Mosby's Essential Drugs, with instant access to comprehensive, up-to-date information on the medications that are administered by paramedics as well as those most commonly prescribed to patients. NEW! Nine new chapters and thoroughly updated content align the text with the new National EMS Education Standards and reflect the 2010 ECC (Emergency Cardiovascular Care) guidelines. NEW topics include coronary bypass, endocarditis, adult IO infusion, bird flu, new fluid resuscitation guidelines for trauma patients, drugs of abuse (Vicodin, Oxycontin), prediabetes, and management of hypothermia and drowning. NEW Show Me the Evidence boxes show the value and impact of evidence-based research. NEW Did You Know? boxes supplement chapter content with interesting and relevant information. NEW Look Again feature includes cross-references and specific page numbers for easy review of information that was covered in earlier chapters. NEW farm considerations in the Trauma section enhance rural practice with the kinematics of farm machinery incidents. Additional Critical Thinking boxes encourage the application of critical thinking skills to "real-life" EMS. Additional cultural considerations enhance your ability to deal with the issues of multicultural patients. NEW Advanced Practice Procedures in Critical Care appendix provides an overview of specialty procedures for paramedics who work in critical care settings. Revised and updated Emergency Drug Index reflects the new 2010 ECC guidelines with coverage of more than 75 emergency drugs, their dose and administration, onset and duration, indications and contraindications, adverse reactions, and special considerations.
Pathophysiology for the Health Professions E Book
A concise, easy-to-understand introduction to the fundamentals, Pathophysiology for the Health Professions, 4th Edition helps you learn to identify disease processes and disorders. Authors Barbara Gould and Ruthanna Dyer continue the tradition of a text known for its readability and vivid, full-color illustrations, updated with the latest research and clinical advances. Unique Challenge, Think About, and Emergency Treatment features help in applying the material to real-life situations. No matter which area in the healthcare field you may enter, this book provides essential preparation for conditions encountered in clinical practice. Concise and readable approach includes the information students need without overwhelming them, even if they have a limited scientific background. Unique Challenge feature asks "What can go wrong with this structure or system?" as a way to help students facilitate progress by using previously learned knowledge. Unique Think About boxes help with self-evaluation, test preparation, and review. Unique Emergency Treatment boxes list basic emergency measures; these can be modified to fit specific professions, established protocols, or practice settings. Research boxes discuss new developments, problem areas of pathophysiology, and complications associated with research. Warning Signs boxes summarize conditions that may develop in patients. Diagnostic tests and treatments are included for each of the major disorders. Case studies in each chapter provide a basis for discussion or can be used as an assignment. Study questions offer a self-assessment on the material in each chapter. Ready References in the appendix provide a quick lookup for anatomic terms, conversion tables, abbreviations and acronyms, diagnostic studies and tests, and more. A companion Evolve website includes web links, learning activities, content updates, and more. New content on the causes and trends related to disease, new drugs, technology, and treatment. Coverage of obesity and its complications, including an in-depth discussion of metabolic syndrome. Multiple disorder syndromes in the aged client. DNA, genetics and the Human Genome Project with current research on protein pathways in health (proteomics) and the implications for drug treatment and disease causation. Coverage of autism. Updated content on the H1N1 virus and communicable diseases; HIV, cancer causation, and immunology; and substance abuse to reflect common practices in the use of illicit (street) drugs as well as abuse of prescription medications. Case studies revised to emphasize chronic diseases, prevention, and acute care, and to apply to a wider range of health professions. Appendices reorganized for improved reference and lookup.
Essentials of Paramedic Care
Essentials of Paramedic Care, 2nd edition, is the first text program to take students beyond the skills necessary to practice as a paramedic and into the underlying principles upon which those practices are based. Correlated to the U.S. Department of Transportation's 1998 National Standard Curriculum for EMT-Paramedic, this text provides the background content and skills coverage required for paramedic education. The text, comprised of five divisions, covers all eight modules of the curriculum. Division 1: Introduction to Advanced Prehospital Care (includes Airway Management) Division 2: Patient Assessment Division 3: Trauma Emergencies Division 4: Medical Emergencies Division 5: Special Considerations/Operations (includes Assessment-Based Management)
Nancy Caroline s Emergency Care in the Streets Canadian
**Each new print copy of Nancy Caroline's Emergency Care in the Streets, Canadian Seventh Edition also includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a complete eBook, Study Center, homework and Assessment Center, and a dashboard that reports actionable data. Learn more at http://jblnavigate.com/2 Nancy Caroline’s Emergency Care in the Streets, Seventh Edition transforms the legendary paramedic textbook first developed by Dr. Caroline in the early 1970s into the premier paramedic education program. The Paramedic Association of Canada is proud to continue this legacy and set the new gold standard for paramedic education. The Seventh Edition reflects the collective experience of its top flight Canadian author team and decades of street wisdom. This fully updated edition addresses the National Occupational Competency Profiles with clarity and precision in a concise format that ensures student comprehension and encourages critical thinking. This edition emphasizes the notion that becoming a paramedic must be a pursuit of excellence. Concepts of team leadership and professionalism are woven throughout the chapters, challenging students to become compassionate, conscientious health care professionals as well as superior clinicians. This edition also broadens the traditional boundaries to include new and emerging areas of paramedic practice. Current, State-of-the-Art Medical Content The Seventh Edition includes in-depth coverage of anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology to form an advanced understanding of the human body and disease processes expected of today’s paramedic. Three new chapters have been added to this edition: Community Paramedicine, Research and Quality, and Mechanical Ventilation. The first two represent areas of growth in the scope, role, and importance of paramedics in an integrated health care system. The third acknowledges the paramedics' ability to provide advanced therapies prior to arrival at the hospital, and a growing reliance on paramedics in transfer of critically ill patients in a regionalized delivery of care. Clear Approach to Patient Assessment and Management The Seventh Edition teaches and reinforces the concept of patient assessment with a single, comprehensive chapter, ensuring that students understand patient assessment as a single, integrated process—the way that providers actually practice it in the field. Each clinical chapter reinforces the steps of the patient assessment process within the context of the illnesses or injuries discussed in the chapter. Strong Application to Real-World EMS Patient case studies evolve throughout every chapter, offering students a genuine context for the application of the knowledge presented. This approach shows the student how all of the information will be used to help patients in the field. An additional case concludes each chapter and presents critical-thinking questions to cement the chapter’s concepts. Accessible Language Since the first edition published in 1
The Channels of Acupuncture
The premier English language text examining the secondary channels and extraordinary vessels of acupuncture.