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Usmle Road Map : Emergency Medicine - Scott Sherman

Usmle Road Map

Emergency Medicine

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Published: 1st July 2007
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A highly focused and highly affordable review of the major concepts of Emergency Medicine

USMLE Road Map: Emergency Medicine offers an easy-to-follow outline format that simplifies and speeds the mastering of the essential concepts of Emergency Medicine. High-yield facts, learning, tips, and clear explanations integrated within the outline promote comprehension and recall; clinical correlations integrated within the outline link topics to their clinical applications.

Prefacep. ix
Acknowledgementsp. xi
Contributing Authorsp. xiii
Common Proceduresp. 1
Incision and Drainagep. 3
Arterial Blood Gasp. 7
Central Venous Accessp. 10
Procedural Sedationp. 16
Lumbar Puncturep. 19
Laceration Repairp. 22
Needle and Tube Thoracostomyp. 28
Ultrasonographyp. 32
Resuscitationp. 37
Cardiopulmonary Arrestp. 39
Airway Managementp. 44
Shockp. 52
Cardiovascular Emergenciesp. 59
Chest Painp. 61
Acute Coronary Syndromep. 66
Congestive Heart Failurep. 74
Arrhythmiap. 80
Aortic Dissectionp. 89
Hypertensive Emergenciesp. 94
Syncopep. 100
Pulmonary Emergenciesp. 105
Dyspneap. 107
Asthmap. 113
Pneumoniap. 119
Pneumothoraxp. 125
Pulmonary Embolismp. 130
Abdominal Emergenciesp. 135
Acute Abdominal Painp. 137
Appendicitisp. 144
Acute Cholecystitisp. 149
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysmp. 154
Gastrointestinal Bleedingp. 159
Intestinal Obstructionp. 165
Infectious Disease Emergenciesp. 171
Feverp. 173
Sepsisp. 177
Meningitis and Encephalitisp. 182
Soft Tissue Infectionsp. 187
HIV Emergenciesp. 192
Genitourinary Emergenciesp. 201
Nephrolithiasisp. 203
Testicular Torsionp. 208
Penile Disordersp. 214
Obstetric and Gynecologic Emergenciesp. 221
Vaginal Bleedingp. 223
Preeclampsia and Eclampsiap. 229
Emergency Deliveryp. 235
Pediatric Emergenciesp. 241
The Pediatric Patientp. 243
Pediatric Feverp. 248
Respiratory Distressp. 254
Abdominal Painp. 263
Dehydrationp. 270
Otitis Mediap. 275
Toxicologyp. 281
The Poisoned Patientp. 283
Toxic Alcoholsp. 291
Acetaminophen Toxicityp. 296
Salicylate Toxicityp. 302
Carbon Monoxide Poisoningp. 307
Environmental Emergenciesp. 313
Hypothermiap. 315
Heat-related Illnessp. 320
Metabolic and Endocrine Emergenciesp. 325
Diabetic Emergenciesp. 327
Potassium Disordersp. 332
Thyroid Emergenciesp. 337
Adrenal Emergenciesp. 342
Hematologic and Oncologic Emergenciesp. 347
Oncologic Emergenciesp. 349
Sickle Cell Emergenciesp. 354
Anticoagulant Therapy and its Complicationsp. 359
HEENT Emergenciesp. 365
Slit Lamp Examinationp. 367
Red Eyep. 370
Acute Visual Lossp. 377
Epistaxisp. 385
Dental Emergenciesp. 391
Neurologic Emergenciesp. 399
Altered Mental Statusp. 401
Headachep. 406
Dizzinessp. 412
Cerebrovascular Accidentp. 421
Seizures and Status Epilepticusp. 429
Traumap. 437
Trauma Principlesp. 439
Head Injuriesp. 446
Cervical Spine Injuriesp. 454
Thoracic Traumap. 462
Abdominal Traumap. 471
Burnsp. 479
Orthopedic Emergenciesp. 485
Upper Extremity Injuriesp. 487
Lower Extremity Injuriesp. 499
Low Back Painp. 510
Compartment Syndromep. 516
Septic Arthritisp. 520
Splintingp. 525
Dermatologic Emergenciesp. 531
Life-threatening Dermatosesp. 533
Allergic Reactionsp. 538
Indexp. 525
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ISBN: 9780071463881
ISBN-10: 0071463887
Series: LANGE USMLE Road Maps
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: 1st July 2007
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.6 x 18.6  x 2.0
Weight (kg): 0.96
Edition Number: 1