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Marshall & Ruedy's On Call : Australian and New Zealand 3rd Edition - BROWN

Marshall & Ruedy's On Call

Australian and New Zealand 3rd Edition


Published: 13th October 2016
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RRP $89.95

On Call: Principles and Protocols 3e provides a carefully structured, risk-based approach to the initial assessment, investigation, differential diagnosis and short-term management of ward problems on-call.

This new 3rd edition is completely revised and up-to-date, with the latest guidelines laid out in a succinct format to give a practical, rapid, efficient and effective bedside approach to problem solving. Clinical reasoning has never been made so explicit and exciting!

This edition includes the full eBook on ExpertConsult with additional reading material, high-quality images, procedural videos and references available on http://lifeinthefastlane.com/book/oncall

Key Features

  • General principles: Overview of the knowledge and professional skills required to deal with undifferentiated on-call problems
  • Emergency calls: Standardised approach to life-threatening, time-critical problems involving airway, breathing, circulation, neurological disability and environment factors (ABCDE)
  • Common calls: How to deal with urgent ward calls based on an acute change in symptoms or signs
  • Investigations: Interpretation of bedside, laboratory and radiological tests
  • Practical procedures: Step-by-step guide to every relevant ward procedure
  • Formulary: Quick reference for the indications, actions, adverse effects, cautions, doses and routes of administration of the vast array of drugs encountered in ward patients
  • Laboratory values: Normal values for all the common tests



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Excellent resource to have for the general practice.


from Perth, WA

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  • Deserves Multiple Readings
  • Easy To Read
  • Informative
  • Well Written


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    Hopefully Mike considers writing the edition too!

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    Section A - General principles 
    Section B - Emergency calls 
    Section C - Common calls 
    Section D - Investigations 
    Section E - Practical procedures 
    Section F - Formulary 
    Section G - Laboratory values 

    ISBN: 9780729542623
    ISBN-10: 0729542629
    Audience: Professional
    Format: Paperback
    Language: English
    Number Of Pages: 648
    Published: 13th October 2016
    Publisher: Elsevier Australia
    Country of Publication: AU
    Edition Number: 3
    Edition Type: Revised