Anatomy and Physiology for the Prehospital Provider

ISBN-10: 1449642306

ISBN-13: 9781449642303

Edition: 2nd 2015

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Knowledge of anatomy and physiology is important to the success of an EMS provider. Providers must first understand how the body functions normally to effectively care for patients in an emergency. EMS Provider Anatomy and Physiology, Second Edition, uses a systemic approach, beginning by formulating a basic picture of the human body then moving into more anatomic detail. Individual chapters discuss body systems, both how they function individually and together as a unit. In addition to the overall picture of each system, this text presents both the gross anatomy and the microscopic anatomy of vital structures. Completely revised and updated, the Second Edition includes new content and features and equips the EMS provider with the solid foundation necessary for understanding the disease process. Second Edition content includes:New section on the basics of chemistryExpanded section on jointsExpanded content on muscular physiologyUpdated illustrationsAdditional pathophysiology, including cellular injuryKey FeaturesLearning Objectives-The goals are set for each chapter.Progressive Case Studies-Each chapter includes an in-depth case study. Answers and rationales for the case study appear in the end of chapter section.Vital Vocabulary-New terminology introduced in each chapter is defined and set in boldface, underlined type. The complete listing of terms appears at the end of each chapter.Pathophysiology Tips-This feature describes common conditions seen in the field and how they are treated.Safety Tips-This feature provides advice on how the provider can stay safe in the field.Special Needs Tips-This feature provides advice on how to manage patients in specific categories, such as geriatric or pediatric, who require special consideration in treatment.Clinical Tips-This feature provides advice on the treatment of patients.Full-color illustrations-Highly descriptive images that enable providers to clearly visualize the finer points of human anatomy and physiology.Chapter Summary-Reviews key points of the chapter.
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Book details

List price: $105.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2015
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date: 5/28/2014
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 350
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.738
Language: English

Kirsten (Kirt) Elling is a career paramedic who works for the Town of Colonie in upstate New York. She began EMS work in 1988 as an EMT/firefighter and has been a National Registered paramedic since 1991. She has been an EMS educator since 1990, teaching basic and advanced EMS programs at the Institute of Prehospital Emergency Medicine in Troy, New York. Kirt serves as Regional Faculty for the NYS DOH, Bureau of EMS and the American Heart Association. She has written numerous scripts for the EMS training video series PULSE: Emergency Medical Update. She is also the author and co-author of several books including The EMT-Basic Exam Review & The Emergency Medical Responder Exam Review, Why-Driven EMS Review, and The Paramedic Exam Review. Kirt was also a contributing author of the IPEM Paramedic Lab Manual, and an adjunct writer for the 1998 revision of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, EMT-Paramedic and EMT-Intermediate: National Standard Curricula and the 2007 Paramedic Practice Guidelines.

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