This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. It is a unique, comprehensive text for paramedics in the UK covers all areas of knowledge that paramedics are expected to be familiar with and the wide range of situations they will face. Each chapter is written by an expert practicing in the field. The book is designed to be as accessible as possible with important points highlighted in tinted panels, lists, tables, flow charts and mnemonics. It is highly illustrated to aid comprehension. the comprehensive coverage of UK paramedic practice makes this the only book with all the core information that UK paramedics need to know the highly structured presentation (lists, tables, important points highlighted in tinted panels, flow charts, mnemonics) assists learning and revision over 350 high-quality line diagrams and photographs clearly illustrate complex procedures, relevant anatomy and give examples of equipment the text will be fully updated in line with changes to training for paramedics, paramedic protocols, technological developments etc the design and layout will be improved to make the text easier to use... 456a458 communications, 457 first-aid kit, 458 hypothermia, 458 procedure restriction, 456 stretchers, 457, 457a458 Mouth, ... 558 fire and rescue service, 32 a33 Fire Commander, 560 first crew responsibilities, 560 attendant, 560 driver, 560 history, ... 543 Manual defibrillator, 150, 151 Manually triggered resuscitators , 77 March fracture, 294 Marijuana, 529, 529 Mask ... psychiatric emergencies vs., 539 Medical errors, legal issues, 597 Medic-Alert bracelet, 12, 12, 90 Medicalanbsp;...
|Author||:||Ian Greaves, Keith Porter, Tim J. Hodgetts, Malcolm Woollard|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2005-12|