Tarascon Pediatric Emergency Pocketbook

Author: Steven G. Rothrock

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 0763780537

Category: Medical

Page: 238

View: 4348

A new and updated version of this best-selling resource! Jones and Bartlett Publisher's 2011 Nurse's Drug Handbook is the most up-to-date, practical, and easy-to-use nursing drug reference! It provides: Accurate, timely facts on hundreds of drugs from abacavir sulfate to Zyvox; Concise, consistently formatted drug entries organized alphabetically; No-nonsense writing style that speaks your language in terms you use everyday; Index of all generic, trade, and alternate drug names for quick reference. It has all the vital information you need at your fingertips: Chemical and therapeutic classes, FDA pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule; Indications and dosages, as well as route, onset, peak, and duration information; Incompatibilities, contraindications; interactions with drugs, food, and activities, and adverse reactions; Nursing considerations, including key patient-teaching points; Vital features include mechanism-of-action illustrations showing how drugs at the cellular, tissue, or organ levels and dosage adjustments help individualize care for elderly patients, patients with renal impairment, and others with special needs; Warnings and precautions that keep you informed and alert.

Tarascon Adult Emergency Pocketbook

Author: Steven G. Rothrock

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763765880

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 224

View: 3619

This concise, organized pocket guide is packed with essential lists, figures, & tables to provide instant reminders of hard-to-remember, yet vitally important, clinical information! This meticulously referenced and convenient pocket guide includes sections on advanced cardiac care, burn care, emergency drug infusions, immunizations & exposures, obstetrics & gynecology, rapid-sequence intubation, toxicology, and much more!

Tarascon Pediatric Outpatient Pocketbook

Author: Stephanie L. D'Augustine,Todd J. Flosi

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449636403

Category: Medical

Page: 311

View: 3820

The altogether new Tarascon Pediatric Outpatient Pocketbook is the essential quick clinical reference for the busy outpatient pediatrician, family physician, or student/resident on a pediatric clinic rotation. Written by two Stanford-trained pediatricians, this guide includes the latest and most authoritative clinical practice guidelines and is packed with easy-to-understand algorithms, tables, charts, and lists. Covering newborns through adolescents, the meticulously referenced Tarascon Pediatric Outpatient Pocketbook puts the most important but hardest-to-remember facts, treatment options, p

Tarascon Pediatric Inpatient Pocketbook

Author: Stephanie L. D'Augustine,Todd J. Flosi

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 1284093468

Category: Medical

Page: 222

View: 6855

Written by two Stanford-trained pediatricians, the Tarascon Pediatric Inpatient Pocketbook includes the most authoritative and up-to-date pediatric practice guidelines, and is packed with easy-to-understand algorithms, tables, charts, and formulas used when treating pediatric patients in a hospital setting. With chapters on endocrinology, hematology, infectious diseases, neonatalogy, and more, the concisely organized Tarascon Pediatric Inpatient Pocketbook puts vitally important but hard-to-remember facts at your fingertips. The Tarascon Pediatric Inpatient Pocketbook is an essential pocket reference for medical students, residents and attending physicians treating children in an inpatient setting.

Tarascon Pediatric Psychiatrica

Author: Josiane Cobert,Trinitas Regional Medical Center New Jersey Josiane Cobert

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449619169

Category: Medical

Page: 224

View: 1811

Now in an easy-to-read, larger Deluxe format, the Tarascon Pediatric Psychiatrica is filled with tables and charts, providing facts and treatment options for common psychological disorders from infancy to adolescence. This must-have clinical resource includes vital information on infant, child and adolescent disorder classification and treatment, epidemiology and biostatistics, human development, diagnostic evaluation, psychopharmacology, management of psychiatric medical emergencies and more. The Tarascon Pediatric Psychiatrica is the ultimate portable reference for the busy psychiatrist, psychologist, primary care physician or other health care professionals in the field of pediatric psychiatry.

Quick Reference for Pediatric Emergency Nursing

Author: Colleen P. Andreoni,Beverley Tipsord-Klinkhammer

Publisher: W B Saunders Company


Category: Medical

Page: 386

View: 3895

The only pocket-sized clinical reference exclusively devoted to pediatric emergency nursing, the QUICK REFERENCE is a primary resource for information on a wide variety of pediatric nursing presentations, procedures, medications, treatments, and more! A user-friendly, modified outline format makes this a handy guide for all emergency room nurses.

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets

Author: Steven M. Selbst

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323310680

Category: Medical

Page: 664

View: 6393

Access concise, yet complete clinical guidance on pediatric emergency care with Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets, a bestselling volume in the popular Secrets Series®. Ideal for quick review or exam prep, this updated medical reference book is an essential pocket guide covering common and unusual pediatric conditions; the user-friendly Secrets style makes it a valuable addition to your library! Focus on important topics, such as cardiac arrest, respiratory failure, neurosurgery emergencies, ophthalmology emergencies, burns/smoke inhalation, toxicology, neck and spine injuries, and much more. Apply the latest knowledge and techniques with content thoroughly updated by leaders in the field. Quickly review key concepts through a question-and-answer format, bulleted lists, mnemonics, "Key Points" summaries, lists of useful web sites, and practical tips from the authors. Enhance your reference power with a full range of well-organized essential topics in pediatric emergency medicine. Improve content knowledge with a special chapter containing "Top 100 Secrets," providing an overview of essential material for last-minute study or self-assessment.

Tarascon Pocket Ophthalmologica

Author: Randall L. Goodman,Won I. Kim,Ronald D. Allen

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 0763786624

Category: Medical

Page: 142

View: 7923

The Tarascon Pocket Ophthalmologica is the first book of its kind - a quick reference guide for diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases, written specifically for health care providers without extensive ophthalmic training. Comprehensive and concise, Tarascon Pocket Ophthalmologica is organized by symptoms for quick review by busy clinicians to allow for accurate diagnosis and proper management at the point of care. Terms are explained and brief, concise reviews of eye anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology are provided where needed. The Tarascon Pocket Ophthalmologica is a great pocket-sized resource for primary care and emergency medicine physicians, nurses, physician assistants, students and other health care providers.

Emergency Medicine Oral Board Review Illustrated

Author: Yasuharu Okuda,Bret P. Nelson

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1316301184

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

View: 3037

Fully up to date with recent research and practice, including the most recent AHA guidelines, this model resource for the practising emergency medicine resident allows for a case-based interactive approach to studying for the Oral Boards examination, while also providing an excellent introduction to the field. Featuring 126 cases derived from the Model of Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine, with an emphasis on EKGs, CT scans, X-rays and ultrasounds, it now includes diagnoses such as nursemaid's elbow, multiple sepsis cases, the suicidal patient, and Cushing's syndrome, as well as a chapter on the scoring of Oral Boards. Practising alone or with a partner, the reader can review critical actions and key clinical pearls for each case. The appendices contain high-yield information on subjects emphasised in the Oral Boards examination, such as pediatric, cardiovascular, traumatic, and toxicological disorders. This book truly allows the reader to feel actively immersed in the case.

Rapid Interpretation of ECGs in Emergency Medicine

A Visual Guide

Author: Jennifer L. Martindale,David F. M. Brown

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1451128371

Category: Medical

Page: 477

View: 3085

For a busy clinician in the Emergency Department, the ability to spot a lethal cardiac condition is critical. Rapid Interpretation of ECGs in Emergency Medicine fills a gap in ECG training in an easy-to-use, highly visual format. ECG patterns, gathered from patient records and from the files of physicians at the Harvard-affiliated hospitals, represent the range of pathologies that hospitalists, internal medicine physicians, family medicine physicians, and emergency medicine physicians must recognize. The format of Rapid Interpretation of ECGs in Emergency Medicine is to first show an ECG in its native state to give you the chance to recognize and interpret salient features. The page can then be flipped to look at the same ECG with abnormal patterns enlarged, highlighted in color, and described in brief text. The ECGs are presented with and without annotations so you can test your diagnostic skills.

Emergencies in Paediatrics and Neonatology

Author: Stuart Crisp,Jo Rainbow

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 019960553X

Category: Medical

Page: 547

View: 3248

The second edition of this essential handbook provides a practical, accessible guide to all emergency situations encountered in paediatrics and neonatology, from the immediately life-threatening to the smaller but urgent problems that may arise.

Pediatric Primary Care

Author: Catherine E. Burns,Ardys M. Dunn,Margaret A. Brady,Nancy Barber Starr,Catherine G. Blosser,Dawn Lee Garzon

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323376835

Category: Medical

Page: 1296

View: 7574

Get an in-depth look at pediatric primary care through the eyes of a Nurse Practitioner! Pediatric Primary Care, 6th Edition guides readers through the process of assessing, managing, and preventing health problems in infants, children, and adolescents. Key topics include developmental theory, issues of daily living, the health status of children today, and diversity and cultural considerations. This sixth edition also features a wealth of new content and updates — such as a new chapter on pediatric pharmacology, full-color design and illustrations, new QSEN integration, updated coverage of the impact of the Affordable Care Act, a refocused chapter on practice management, and more — to keep readers up to date on the latest issues affecting practice today. Comprehensive content provides a complete foundation in the primary care of children from the unique perspective of the Nurse Practitioner and covers the full spectrum of health conditions seen in the primary care of children, emphasizing both prevention and management. In-depth guidance on assessing and managing pediatric health problems covers patients from infancy through adolescence. Four-part organization includes 1) an introductory unit on the foundations of global pediatric health, child and family health assessment, and cultural perspectives for pediatric primary care; 2) a unit on managing child development; 3) a unit on health promotion and management; and 4) a unit on disease management. Content devoted to issues of daily living covers issues that are a part of every child's growth — such as nutrition and toilet training — that could lead to health problems unless appropriate education and guidance are given. Algorithms are used throughout the book to provide a concise overview of the evaluation and management of common disorders. Resources for providers and families are also included throughout the text for further information. Expert editor team well is well-versed in the scope of practice and knowledge base of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (PNPs) and Family Nurse Practitioners (FNPs). NEW! Updated content throughout reflects the latest developments in our understanding of disease processes, disease management in children, and current trends in pediatric healthcare. NEW! Chapter on prescribing pediatric medications emphasizes the unique needs of children in pharmacotherapy. NEW! Practice Alerts highlight situations that may require urgent action, consultation, or referral for additional treatment outside the primary care setting. NEW! Full-color design and illustrations improve usability and learning. NEW! Graduate-level QSEN integration: Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) is now introduced in the Preface. The QSEN Safety competency is now emphasized via the new Practice Alert highlights and integration of National Patient Safety Goals and Core Measures. The Informatics competency is addressed with new informatics content in a refocused Strategies for Managing a Pediatric Health Care Practice chapter. The Teamwork and Collaboration competency is addressed by new content on the trending topic of interprofessional collaboration, also in the Strategies for Managing a Pediatric Health Care Practice chapter. The Evidence-Based Practice competency is integrated through icons that reference evidence-based guidelines. Reorganized application of Gordon's Functional Health Patterns provides a more conceptually consistent flow with Gordon's model. Expanded integration of Healthy People 2020 goes beyond the emphasis on physical activity in the previous edition.

Pocket Emergency Medicine

Author: Richard D. Zane,Joshua M. Kosowsky

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1496372832

Category: Medical

Page: 334

View: 4520

Pocket Emergency Medicine, Fourth Edition, provides accurate, actionable, and easily accessible information for clinicians on the front lines of emergency care. Designed to be used at the bedside, it’s an outstanding go-to source for the essential information you need to care for patients in life-threatening situations. This volume in the popular Pocket Notebook series provides a concise and focused review of the entire field of emergency medicine — from history and physical exam to differential diagnosis testing to therapeutics to disposition – all in one easy-to-navigate looseleaf notebook.

Advanced ECG

Boards and Beyond

Author: Brendan Phibbs

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1416024026

Category: Medical

Page: 294

View: 945

ECGs make up a significant part of the internal medicine and cardiology specialty board exams, and this is the perfect book to help you prepare. In this comprehensive volume, Dr Phibbs explains how to differentiate among ECG rhythms and describes the identifying principles of commonly confused rhythm readings. Pearls and tips for recognizing rhythm problems and common pitfalls in ECG readings appear in every chapter and are covered in detail. In addition, three practice exams with a total of over 100 questions facilitate exam preparation and self-assessment. Provides extensive examples of all common and uncommon arrhythmias for easy recognition. Contains over 100 board-type review questions with answers and strategies for passing the arrhythmia section. Uses simple line drawings of anatomical structures to promote a greater understanding of arrhythmia and how functional problems manifest as rhythm disorders. Utilizes clear explanations of rhythm function to enables quick understanding of difficult concepts Incorporates pearls and tips to help you decipher ECGs and identify important markings on the readings. Contains three practice exams with a total of over 100 questions and answers for BOARD REVIEW for the ECG section of the internal medicine and cardiology board exams.

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Board Review

Author: William G. Gossman,Scott H. Plantz,Peter Emblad

Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Appleton & Lange


Category: Medical

Page: 378

View: 6880

Why waste time guessing at what you need to know for the pediatric emergency medicine board exam? Maximize your exam preparation time with this quick-hit question and answer review. The unique question and single-answer format eliminates the guesswork associated with traditional multiple-choice Q&A reviews and reinforces only the correct answers you'll need to know on exam day. Emphasis is placed on distilling key facts and clinical pearls essential for exam success. Great for certification and re-certification, this high-yield review for the boards is the perfect compliment to larger texts for intense, streamlined review in the days and weeks before your exam.

First Aid for the Emergency Medicine Boards 2/E

Author: Barbara K. Blok,Dickson S. Cheung,Timothy F. Platts-Mills

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071769285

Category: Medical

Page: 976

View: 6025

The insider's guide to emergency medicine board success First Aid for the Emergency Medicine Boards, 2e is a concise review of every topic found on the emergency medicine written board examination. The book is a collection of hundreds of frequently tested, high-yield facts and visual aids based on the most recently administered in-service and board exams. Features Full-color insert with must-know clinical images Written by residents and ER doctors who passed the exam A chapter on how to prepare for the exam provides valuable test-taking advice

Tarascon Adult Emergency Pocketbook

Author: MD Faaem Facmt Facep Editor in Hamilton

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 1449665780

Category: Medical

Page: 234

View: 526

The newly updated Tarascon Adult Emergency Pocketbook, Fifth Edition is designed as the ultimate portable reference for the busy emergency physician or internist. This concise, organized pocket guide is packed with essential lists, figures, & tables providing instant reminders of hard-to-remember yet vitally important clinical information. The Tarascon Adult Emergency Pocketbook, Fifth Edition is meticulously referenced and provides expert commentary on current academic controversies within the field. Convenient reference sections include dysrhythmia protocols, emergency drug infusions, antibiotic therapy, rapid-sequence intubation, toxicology, trauma care, burn care, and much more.

Tarascon Internal Medicine and Critical Care Pocketbook

Author: Robert J. Lederman

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449620051

Category: Medical

Page: 352

View: 7289

Packed With Essential Lists, Figures, Tables, And Algorithms, The Tarascon Internal Medicine & Critical Care Pocketbook, Fifth Edition Provides Instant Reminders Of Hard-To-Remember Yet Vitally Important Clinical Information. The Fifth Edition Contains More Information And Several New Topics Throughout Each Chapter, Including: Anthropometric Equations; Echo, MRI, And Nuclear Anatomy; ECG ST Elevation (STE) Patterns; Sepsis; Therapeutic Hypothermia; Pharyngeal Swab Technique; NIH Stroke Scale; Bronchoscopic Anatomy; SIADH; Serotonin Syndromes; And More. Intended For Busy Internal Medicine Physicians, Nurses, Or Any Healthcare Provider In The ICU, Tarascon Internal Medicine & Critical Care Pocketbook Is Meticulously Referenced With Expert Commentary On Current Academic Controversies In The Field.