Keith Stone, Margaret Strecker-McGraw, and Andrew Juergens 19. Nuclear, Biologic, and Chemical Agents; Weapons of Mass Destruction, David L. Wheezing can also be caused by severe allergic reactions. Altered states of consciousness like a loss of consciousness, confusion, and agitation are caused by low blood sugar. The Multiply Injured Patient, Julia Martin 13.
Cardiac Arrhythmias, Joseph Heidenreich 36. Most believe themselves to be too healthy or too young to experience a heart attack. Strecker-McGraw and Mark Andrew Wilson 42. Cardiac Emergencies, Sameer Desai 35. If the person has fallen, check for potential injuries. Emergency Disorders of the Ear, Nose, Sinuses, Oropharynx, and Mouth, Timothy C. Muscle death can be caused by blocked blood flow to the heart tissue in a person experiencing a heart attack.
Each topic mentioned serves as the title of the respective chapter. Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. It emphasizes immediate management of life threatening problems, then covers the evaluation and treatment of specific disorders. A Doody's Core Title for 2015. Crushing, squeezing, pressure, and aching are just some ways chest discomfort may be described. Current Diagnosis and Treatment: Emergency Medicine, 6th Edition, is such a resource.
Strecker-McGraw and Mark Andrew Wilson 42. Obstetric and Gynecological Emergencies and Rape, Ryan Tucker and Melissa Platt 39. He prayed for me and asked me to lead. Keith Stone, Margaret Strecker-McGraw, and Andrew Juergens 19. Genitourinary Emergencies, Joseph Heidenreich 40.
Prehospital Emergency Services, Margaret Strecker-McGraw and Kimrey J. Cardiac Arrhythmias, Joseph Heidenreich 36. Illnesses such as pneumonia and underlying lung diseases like asthma or emphysema can cause breathing problems. The text is a paperback book 7. A section of this chapter also covers the approach to events of suspected terrorism. Prehospital Emergency Services, Margaret Strecker-McGraw and Kimrey J. It emphasizes immediate management of life threatening problems, then covers the evaluation and treatment of specific disorders.
Emergency Bedside Ultrasound, David A. Cardiac Arrhythmias, Joseph Heidenreich 36. The actual text is organized and subdivided into four sections and 48 chapters. Although appearing to be somewhat brief, this chapter is helpful and packed with a significant amount of useful information. Emergency Disorders of the Ear, Nose, Sinuses, Oropharynx, and Mouth, Timothy C. The chapter on shock briefly discusses the basic science and pathophysiology of shock.
The leading cause of death in the United States is heart disease. Lying down can help the blood flow to the brain more freely. Very Good: A book that does not look new and has been read but is in excellent condition. Obstetric and Gynecological Emergencies and Rape, Ryan Tucker and Melissa Platt 39. Call 911 if you are unsure about the cause.
Lord Jesus in my life as a candle light in the darkness. During a heart attack, your prompt actions can spell the difference between life and death. Hand Trauma, Bill Ewen and Raymond G. Cardiac Arrhythmias, Joseph Heidenreich 36. One or both sides of the body can be affected by seizures.
It emphasizes immediate management of life threatening problems, then covers the evaluation and treatment of specific disorders. Genitourinary Trauma, Brian Adkins 27. Infectious Disease Emergencies, Jon Jaffe and Taylor Ratcliff 43. The age of these patients ranges from the very young to the elder geriatric patient with a complicated medical history. The text has also been expanded and modified with new chapters on syncope, seizure, gastrointestinal injuries, and neurologic emergencies. Shock occurs when blood flow is significantly reduced, typically because the body is not receiving enough oxygen.
I am very afraid when it comes to Africa because I heard many terrible things about them because of my Christianity. To limit damage to the heart muscle, it is critical to have a prompt response and proper medical attention. Environmental triggers such as pollens, dust, or chemical fumes, as well as adverse reaction to foods, medications, or insect stings can all cause allergic reactions. Chapter 48 completes the text with a discussion of various pediatric emergencies. For some individuals, the only sign of an impending heart attack may be shortness of breath. Cardiac Emergencies, Sameer Desai 35. However, there may be trouble using the inhaler if the person is in severe distress.