Last Minute Emergency Medicine: A Concise Review for the Specialty Boards

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McGraw Hill Professional, Apr 13, 2007 - Medical - 416 pages
  • The most concise yet comprehensive EM board exam prep available anywhere
  • Superb also as a recertification refresher and clinical reference
  • Contents mimic exactly the topics you'll likely encounter on the ABEM, AOBEM, and emergency medicine recertification exams
  • Covers all common procedures and skills, with concise information on indications, contraindications and techniques
  • Instant-access tables provide the most important information on airway techniques, blood and component administration, and more
 

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Contents

Chapter 1 Signs Symptoms and Presentations
1
Chapter 2 Abdominal and Gastrointestinal Disorders
41
Chapter 3 Cardiovascular Disorders
69
Chapter 4 Cutaneous Disorders
115
Chapter 5 Endocrine Metabolic and Nutritional Disorders
132
Chapter 6 Environmental Emergencies
157
Chapter 7 Head Ear Eye Nose and Throat Disorders
177
Chapter 8 Hematologic Disorders
201
Chapter 13 Obstetrics and Gynecology
306
Chapter 14 Pediatrics
331
Chapter 15 Psychobehavioral Disorders
365
Chapter 16 Renal and Urogenital Disorders
383
Chapter 17 ThoracicRespiratory Disorders
399
Chapter 18 Toxicologic Emergencies
434
Chapter 19 Traumatic Disorders
469
Chapter 20 Procedures and Skills
525

Chapter 9 Immune System Disorders
227
Chapter 10 Systemic Infectious Disorders
246
Chapter 11 Nontraumatic Musculoskeletal Emergencies
262
Chapter 12 Nervous System Disorders
279
Chapter 21 Other Components of the Practice of Emergency Medicine
556
Index
575
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Mary Jo Wagner, MD
Associate Professor and Resident Program Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, Michigan State University, Lansing, Michigan

Susan B. Promes, MD
Associate Professor and Resident PRogram Director, Division of Emergency Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina

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