NMS Emergency Medicine

ISBN-10: 0781788846
ISBN-13: 9780781788847
Edition: 2nd 2007 (Revised)
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Book details

List price: $56.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 11/21/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 736
Size: 8.00" wide x 9.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.772
Language: English

Completely revised to reflect current research and the demands of today's students, the second edition of NMS Emergency Medicine focuses on the most essential information that students need to successfully complete their emergency medicine clerkship. This invaluable resource provides readers with the knowledge base and procedural skills to evaluate and treat patients in the emergency department. All chapters have been thoroughly updated, User-friendly, outline format, Clinical features, differential diagnosis, patient evaluation, and therapy are discussed for most disorders, End-of-chapter, USMLE-style questions reinforce key points. Book jacket.

William G. Gossman, MD is staff in the emergency department at Creighton University at St. Joseph's Hospital. Scott Plantz, MD is Associate Professor and Research Director in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Mt. Sinai Medical Center, in Chicago, IL

Preface
Contributors
Acute Resuscitation
Resuscitation
Discussion
Approach to the patient
Airway
Breathing (ventilation)
Circulation
Specific resuscitation situations
Medical Emergencies
Cardiovascular Emergencies
Chest pain
Myocardial ischemic disease
Congestive heart failure and pulmonary edema
Rhythm disturbances
Implanted cardiac devices
Hypertension
Syncope
Valvular disease
Pericardial disease
Primary myocardial diseases
Infectious endocarditis
Vascular disease
Pulmonary Emergencies
Acute respiratory failure
Asthma
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Noncardiogenic pulmonary edema (NCPE)
Hemoptysis
Pulmonary embolism
Pleural effusions
Pneumonia
Mycobacterial pulmonary disease
Pneumothorax
Gastrointestinal Emergencies
Abdominal pain
Esophageal disorders
Gastrointestinal foreign bodies
Peptic ulcer disease
Gastroenteritis of infectious origin
Intestinal disorders
Anorectal disorders
Hepatitis, pancreatitis, cholecystitis, and appendicitis
Hernia
Vascular disorders
Urogenital Emergencies
Urinary tract infections (UTIs)
Nephrolithiasis
Urinary retention
Renal failure
Genital lesions
Male urogenital problems
Infectious Disease Emergencies
Sepsis
Acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS)
Central nervous system infections
Sexually transmitted diseases (other than AIDS)
Upper respiratory tract infections
Skin and soft tissue infections
Bone infections (osteomyelitis)
Other infections
Metabolic Emergencies
Sodium imbalance
Potassium imbalance
Calcium imbalance
Magnesium imbalance
Acid-base imbalance
Endocrine Emergencies
Hypoglycemia
Diabetic ketoacidosis
Nonketotic hyperosmolar coma
Alcoholic ketoacidosis
Lactic acidosis
Thyroid disorders
Adrenal insufficiency and adrenal crisis
Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome
Neurologic Emergencies
Altered mental status and coma
Headache
Cerebrovascular accident
Vertigo
Seizures
Peripheral neuropathies
Multiple sclerosis
Muscle disorders
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS)
Rheumatologic and Allergic Emergencies
Anaphylaxis
Urticaria and angioedema
Neck pain
Thoracic and lumbar back pain
Monarticular arthritis
Polyarticular arthritis
Connective tissue disorders
Dermatologic Emergencies
Approach to the patient with dermatologic lesions
Disorders characterized by vesicular lesions
Disorders characterized by vesiculobullous lesions
Disorders characterized by papulosquamous eruptions
Dermatitis
Erythema nodosum
Fungal skin infections
Parasitic skin infections
Viral exanthems
Bacterial skin infections
Life-threatening dermatoses
Eye, Ear, Nose, Throat, and Dental Emergencies
Eye
Ear
Nose
Throat
Teeth, maxilla, and mandible
Psychiatric Emergencies
Organic brain disorders and psychosis
Anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa
Panic disorder
Conversion reactions
Depression and suicide
Obstetric and Gynecologic Emergencies
Pelvic pain
Ectopic pregnancy
Vaginal bleeding during pregnancy
Hypertension in pregnancy
Emergency delivery
Complications of parturition
Vaginitis, cervicitis, and pelvic inflammatory disease
Abnormal vaginal bleeding in nonpregnant patients
Amenorrhea
Sexual assault
Pediatric Emergencies
Approach to the ill pediatric patient
Pain
Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)
Ingested foreign bodies
Respiratory tract infections
Otitis media
Congenital heart disease
Kawasaki disease
Bacteremia, meningitis, and sepsis
Gastrointestinal disorders
Seizures
Child abuse
Hematologic and Oncologic Emergencies
Approach to the bleeding patient
Hematologic emergencies
Oncologic emergencies
Traumatic Emergencies
Traumatic Emergencies
Introduction
General approach to the trauma patient
Traumatic shock
Head injuries
Spinal injuries
Penetrating and blunt neck trauma
Thoracic trauma
Abdominal trauma
Pelvic trauma
Genitourinary trauma
Pediatric trauma
Trauma in pregnancy
Burns
Orthopedic Emergencies
Introduction
Hand and wrist injuries
Forearm, elbow, upper arm, and shoulder injuries
Pelvis, hip, and femur injuries
Knee injuries
Lower leg, ankle, and foot injuries
Complications of orthopedic injuries
Wound Emergencies
Stages of wound healing
Prehospital care of wounds
Evaluation of wounds in the emergency department (ED)
Wound care
Wound closure
Care of specific wound types
Follow-up care
Toxicologic and Environmental Emergencies
Toxicologic Emergencies
Approach to the patient
Over-the-counter drugs
Prescription drugs
Drugs of abuse
Toxic alcohols
Carbon monoxide
Anticholinergics
Industrial chemicals
Iron toxicity
Caustic ingestions
Environmental Emergencies
Introduction
Cold-related illness and injury
Heat-related illness
High-altitude emergencies
Scuba diving injuries
Drowning and near-drowning
Smoke inhalation injuries
Lightning injuries
Venomous snakebites
Insect and arachnid bites and stings
Venomous marine animal injuries
Special Considerations
Emergency Medical Services
History of emergency medical services (EMS)
Models of EMS delivery
EMS personnel
EMS dispatch
Medical direction of EMS
EMS equipment
Air EMS
EMS at mass gatherings
EMS research
Disaster Medicine
Defining disasters
Phases of disaster response
Role of the emergency physician
Federal disaster resources
Disaster research
Legal Issues
Introduction
Informed consent
Patient confidentiality and reportable conditions
Involuntary holds
Patient transfer laws
Index

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