Emergency Medicine: Avoiding the Pitfalls and Improving the Outcomes (Google eBook)

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Amal Mattu, Deepi G. Goyal
John Wiley & Sons, Apr 15, 2008 - Medical - 128 pages
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Emergency Medicine is a brand new book focusing on the common pitfalls and mistakes that can occur when dealing with high-risk conditions during standard medical practice. Concise chapters focus on clinical relevance, addressing the mistakes, the consequences and the knowledge necessary to avoid high-risk mistakes. An essential book for all staff dealing with emergencies.
  

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Contents

Avoiding the Pitfalls and Improving the Outcomes Preface
Avoiding the Pitfalls and Improving the Outcomes 1 Evaluation and Management of Patients with Chest Syndromes
1
Avoiding the Pitfalls and Improving the Outcomes 2 Management of the Dyspneic Patient in the ED
17
Avoiding the Pitfalls and Improving the Outcomes 3 Evaluation and Management of the Patient with Abdominal Pain
25
Avoiding the Pitfalls and Improving the Outcomes 4 Management of Patients with Acute Back Pain in the ED
33
Avoiding the Pitfalls and Improving the Outcomes 5 Headache Management
39
Avoiding the Pitfalls and Improving the Outcomes 6 Evaluation and Management of the Patient with Neck Pain
46
Avoiding the Pitfalls and Improving the Outcomes 7 Trauma Management in the ED
55
Avoiding the Pitfalls and Improving the Outcomes 8 Management of Infectious Diseases
63
Avoiding the Pitfalls and Improving the Outcomes 9 Wound Care in Emergency Medicine
72
Avoiding the Pitfalls and Improving the Outcomes 10 Management of the Pregnant Patient in the ED
79
Avoiding the Pitfalls and Improving the Outcomes 11 Pediatric Care in the ED
85
Avoiding the Pitfalls and Improving the Outcomes 12 Management of HematologyOncology Patients in the ED
93
Avoiding the Pitfalls and Improving the Outcomes 13 Management of IntoxicatedViolent Patients
99
Avoiding the Pitfalls and Improving the Outcomes Index
109

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About the author (2008)

Amal Mattu, MD Program Director, Emergency Medicine Residency. Co-Program Director, Emergency Medicine/Internal Medicine Combined Residency. Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

Deepi G Goyal, MD Associate Program Director, Mayo Emergency Medicine Residency. Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA.

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