This is the most thorough book available to assist Paramedics in their preparation for National or Local Paramedic Certification Examinations. This self-test book covers all possible questions that any paramedic may be asked on any exam, requiring users to demonstrate knowledge of the material, and teaches better test-taking skills. All questions adhere to the 1998 EMT-Paramedic National Standard Curriculum as set forth by the DOT, and for the 5/e have been revised to reflect the recommended changes published in the December 2005 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care. KEY TOPICS: Topics covered include: EMS systems, principles of pathophysiology, general pharmacology, drug subjects, airway management, trauma, electrophysiology of the heart, pulmonary and neurologic emergencies, allergies, endocrine emergencies, alcoholism and substance abuse, infectious and communicable diseases, behavioral and psychiatric disorders, abuse and assault, gynecology, obstetrics, neonatology, pediatrics, geriatrics, ambulance operations, hazardous materials incidents, and crime scene awareness. This revised 5/e contains 96 new questions (1696 total) on new subject matter, including multiple lead ECG analysi, fibrinolytic therapy eligibility considerations, capnometry, and the new AHA BLS guidelines. MARKET: A valuable review and handbook for paramedics.This is the most thorough book available to assist Paramedics in their preparation for National or Local Paramedic Certification Examinations.
|Title||:||Paramedic National Standards Self-Test|
|Author||:||Charly D. Miller|
|Publisher||:||Prentice Hall - 2007-09|