• A Visual Guide to ECG Interpretation

    A Visual Guide to ECG Interpretation, 2e

    Jennifer L Martindale, David F.M. Brown

    Sharpen your ECG interpretation skills with this highly visual guide!  The fully updated 2nd Edition of A Visual Guide to ECG Interpretation, 2nd Edition (formerly Rapid Visual Interpretation of ECGs: A Clinical Guide) uses a combination of vivid illustrations, detailed annotations, clinical cases, and ECGs to help you easily recognize key ECG patterns, test your diagnostic skills, and quickly identify potentially lethal cardiac conditions. The easy-to-use format first depicts a specific ECG to help you recognize and interpret significant features. On the following page, abnormal patterns are enlarged, highlighted in color, and briefly described. The ECGs are presented with and without annotations to better test your diagnostic skills.
     
    Throughout the book, detailed annotations, notes on underlying conditions, and discussions of abnormalities in a clinical context help demystify ECG interpretation. This popular visual guide is invaluable for all health care professionals who want to practice and improve their ECG interpretation skills.

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  • Atlas of Clinical Emergency Medicine

    Atlas of Clinical Emergency Medicine

    Scott C. Sherman, Christopher Ross, Erik Nordquist, Ernest Wang, Stephen Cico

    A physician’s time is limited in the ED, and lengthy paragraphs that take several sentences to make a management recommendation are no longer useful to the emergency physician at the point of care. This customer-focused Atlas allows emergency physician to quickly look up a diagnosis and make the appropriate management decisions in 3 minutes or less.

    Features: 
    • Visual presentation of the most common disorders that present in the emergency room
    • New editorial board, including young and up-and-coming emergency physicians
    • New table of contents focused on key disorders emergency medicine physicians see in practice
    • New chapter template emphasizes bulleted text organized by Clinical Presentation, Diagnosis, and Management
    Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, which can be downloaded to your tablet and smartphone or accessed online and includes features like:
    • Complete content with enhanced navigation
    • A powerful search tool that pulls results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web
    • Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation
    • A highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text
    • Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues
    • Quick-reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use

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  • Avoiding Common Errors in the Emergency Department

    Avoiding Common Errors in the Emergency Department, 2e

    Amal Mattu, Arjun S. Chanmugam, Stuart P. Swadron, Dale Woolridge, Michael Winters

    In a conversational, easy-to-read style, Avoiding Common Errors in the Emergency Department, 2nd Edition, discusses 365 errors commonly made in the practice of emergency medicine and gives practical, easy-to-remember tips for avoiding these pitfalls. Chapters are brief, approachable, and evidence-based, suitable for reading immediately before the start of a rotation, used for quick reference on call, or read daily over the course of one year for personal assessment and review.
     

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  • Decision Making in Emergency Critical Care

    Decision Making in Emergency Critical Care

    An Evidence-Based Handbook

    John E Arbo, Stephen J Ruoss, Geoffrey K Lighthall, Michael P Jones

    Looking for a concise and authoritative resource to help you manage the types of complex cardiac, pulmonary, and neurological emergencies you encounter as a resident or attending emergency room physician? Look no further than Decision Making in Emergency Critical Care: An Evidence-Based Handbook. This portable guide to rational clinical decision-making in the challenging – and changing – world of emergency critical care provides in every chapter a streamlined review of a common problem in critical care medicine, along with evidence-based guidelines and summary tables of landmark literature.

    Features                

    • Prepare for effective critical care practice in the emergency room’s often chaotic and resource-limited environment with expert guidance from fellows and attending physicians in the fields of emergency medicine, pulmonary and critical care medicine, cardiology, gastroenterology, and neurocritical care.
    • Master critical care fundamentals as experts guide you through the initial resuscitation and the continued management of critical care patients during their first 24 hours of intensive care.
    • Confidently make sustained, data-driven decisions for the critically ill patient using expert information on everything from hemodynamic monitoring and critical care ultrasonography to sepsis and septic shock to the ED-ICU transfer of care.
    Your book purchase includes an eBook version created for Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, PC, & Mac. This eBook features:
    • Complete content with enhanced navigation
    • A powerful search tool that pulls results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web
    • Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation
    • Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text
    • Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues
    • Quick-reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use
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  • Emergency Medicine CAQ Review for Physician Assistants

    Emergency Medicine CAQ Review for Physician Assistants

    Jessica J Britnell, Hannah Dodd, Kristen Vella Gray, Matt Brochu

    Ace the EM-CAQ and advance your PA career!

    Written entirely by physician assistants, for physician assistants, Emergency Medicine CAQ Review for Physician Assistants is your go-to study guide for the Physician Assistants EM-CAQ exam. Now this first-of-its kind review offers you a convenient resource to help you need to demonstrate your proficiency and expertise in emergency medicine!
    • Consult just one reliable source for a complete review of what you need to know for the exam.
    • Prepare with confidence! This study guide was written using the NCCPA emergency medicine content blueprint.
    • Get focused, well-organized, and up-to-date guidance from EM-PAs who have passed the exam.
    • Maximize your study time with 250 multiple-choice questions that mimic the exam, including rationales for correct and incorrect answers.
    • Cover every area of your field in one easy-access guide:  abdominal and GI; cardiovascular; dermatologic; endocrine, metabolic, and nutritional disorders; environmental; head, ear, eye, nose, and throat disorders; hematologic; immune system; musculoskeletal; nervous system; obstetrics and gynecology; psychobehavioral disorders; pulmonary; renal and urogenital; systemic infectious disorders; toxicology disorders; traumatic disorders; procedures and skills; and other topics.
    “The book is a treasure trove of clinical information, carefully formulated with a question-based format designed to optimally prepare [physician assistants] for their emergency medicine examinations.” - Ron M. Walls, MD, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Brigham and Women's Health Care, Neskey Family Professor of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA  

    Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, offering tablet, smartphone, or online access to:
    • Complete content with enhanced navigation
    • Powerful search tools and smart navigation cross-links that pull results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web
    • Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation
    • Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text
    • Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues
    • Quick reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use

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  • Emergency Medicine Evidence

    Emergency Medicine Evidence

    The Practice-Changing Studies

    Emily L Aaronson, Erik L Antonsen, Arjun K Venkatesh
    Ramp up your knowledge of the clinical trials and evidence that laid the groundwork for current emergency practice with Emergency Medicine Evidence: The Practice-Changing Studies. Brief, easy-to-read, and accessible, this time-saving quick-reference allows you to quickly familiarize yourself with the 100 most practice-changing clinical trials in emergency medicine. 
     
    Features
    • Master key information through one-page synopses of the 100 most-practicing changes clinical trials in emergency medicine.
    • Explore landmark clinical trials in all areas of emergency medicine, including abdominal, airway, allergy, cardiology, endocrine, infectious disease, neurology, operations, orthopedics, pain, PE/DVT, psychiatry, pulmonary, toxicology, trauma, and ultrasound.
    • Access crucial information you need to enter the world of evidence-based emergency medicine.
    • Key  findings in practical tips and commentary to improve your study
    Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, offering tablet, smartphone, or online access to:
    • Complete content with enhanced navigation
    • A powerful search that pulls results from content in the book, your notes, and even the
    • Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy
    • Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the
    • Ability to take and share notes with friends and
    • Quick reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future
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  • Essential Emergency Procedures

    Essential Emergency Procedures, 2e

    Kaushal H Shah, Chilembwe Mason
    When seconds count, turn to the resource that provides easy-to-find, easy-to-follow guidelines for the essential procedures you’re likely to use in today’s Emergency Department.  Essential Emergency Procedures, 2nd Edition delivers the information you need using a consistent, bulleted, outline format, so you can find what you’re looking for quickly and easily. Abundantly illustrated in full color, it guides you step by step through nearly 100 adult and pediatric procedures.
    • Consult seven all-new chapters for current information on procedures used in today’s ED: video laryngoscopy, delayed sequence intubation, NO DESAT, meconium aspirator for airway suctioning, E-FAST, retrograde urethrogram/cystogram, and soft tissue ultrasound.
    • Quickly locate foreign body removal and trauma procedures in new, separate sections devoted to these key areas.
    • Find ultrasound procedures now conveniently located with their respective body system chapters.
    • Locate safety and quality guidelines easily within each chapter: an all-new feature edited by Dr. Reuben Strayer that reviews common procedural and cognitive errors to avoid for each procedure.
    Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, offering tablet, smartphone, or online access to:
    • Complete content with enhanced navigation.
    • Powerful search tools and smart navigation cross-links that pull results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web.
    • Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation.
    • Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text.
    • Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues.
    • Quick reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use.
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  • Fleisher & Ludwig's Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine

    Fleisher & Ludwig's Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 7e

    Richard G Bachur, Kathy N. Shaw

    Before the 1st edition of the Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine published, there was no official pediatric emergency medicine subspecialty in either pediatrics or emergency medicine. This book defined many of the treatments, testing modalities procedural techniques and approaches to care for the ill and injured child. As such, it was written with both the pediatrician and the emergency physician in mind. 

    The Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, has an entirely new editorial board and templated chapters focusing on evidence-based diagnosis and management of pediatric patients in the ED. The book’s content has been rewritten to eliminate and eliminate redundancy, creating succinct sections that pertain to patient care in the ED. Templated chapters include:
    • Clinical Outcomes/Goals of Therapy
    • Current Evidence
    • Clinical Considerations
    • Clinical Recognition:
      • Triage
      • Initial Assessment
    • Management/Diagnostic Testing
    • Clinical indications for discharge or admission, including parental instructions
    • References
    In the ED, nurses and physicians work closely as a paired team, thus this edition reflects that partnership and offers content tailored to it. Online ancillaries, found in the bundled eBook, include Learning Links for nursing considerations and clinical pathways that outline the key steps to take when managing critically ill patients. 

    Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, which can be downloaded to your tablet and smartphone or accessed online and includes features like:
    • Complete content with enhanced navigation
    • A powerful search tool that pulls results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web
    • Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation
    • A highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text
    • Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues
    • Quick-reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use

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  • Harwood-Nuss' Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine

    Harwood-Nuss' Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine, 6e

    Allan B. Wolfson, Robert L. Cloutier, Gregory W. Hendey, Louis J. Ling, Jeffrey J. Schaider, Carlo L. Rosen
    Harwood-Nuss' Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine presents a clinically focused and evidence-based summary of this specialty, giving you fast, dependable answers to the clinical questions that arise in your practice. Templated chapters guide you through the clinical presentation, differential diagnosis, evaluation, management, and disposition of a full range of complaints and conditions seen in the ED, with highlighted critical interventions and common pitfalls – all the information you need to provide each patient with optimal care.

    Features:
    • Additional online-only content (including chapters, figures, and tables) and access to over 1500 self-assessment questions and answers online
    • A unique section on High-Risk Chief Complaints guides you through the most critical presentations in the ED, such as chest pain, abdominal pain, shortness of breath, and altered mental status, so you can ensure that these patients are stabilized and treated quickly and effectively.
    • A section on Clinical Disposition draws attention to important post-ED management concerns.
    • A concise, readable format allows quick access to the information you need.
    • Reorganized pediatric section
    • New Key Testing sections found in appropriate chapters

    Your book purchase includes an eBook version created for Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, PC, & Mac. This eBook features:
    • Complete content with enhanced navigation
    • A powerful search tool that pulls results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web
    • Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation
    • Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text
    • Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues
    • Quick-reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use

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  • Medicina de urgencias basada en la evidencia

    Medicina de urgencias basada en la evidencia

    Estudios que cambian la práctica clínica

    Emily L Aaronson, Erik L Antonsen
    • Manual de medicina de urgencias con enfoque basado en evidencias.
    • 15 secciones y 101 capítulos
    • Cada capítulo se aborda en 1 página
    • Organización por aparatos y sistemas
    • Incluye un análisis muy puntual de la evidencia que soporta características específicas de algunos padecimientos, la realización de determinados procedimientos o el uso de medicamentos en la atención de padecimientos puntuales (p. ej. Paso espontáneo de litos en urolitiasis, uso de ondasentrón en gastroenteritis, uso de TAC en apendicitis, entre otros)
    • La modalidad de presentación de temas está soportada y relacionada a evidencia
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  • Procedimientos básicos en medicina de urgencias

    Procedimientos básicos en medicina de urgencias, 2e

    Kaushal H. Shah

    Obra dedicada a residentes y profesionales de medicina de urgencias y emergencias, urgenciólogos y estudiantes de medicina en rotaciones por unidades de atención a eventos de urgencia o emergencia. Se organiza en 14 secciones divididas en tipos de procedimientos o áreas de conocimiento como: respiratorio, traumatismos, GU, GI, obstétrico, pediátrico, cuerpos extraños y tejidos blandos, entre otros.

    Características Principales:
    • Abarca casi 100 procedimientos básicos y complejos, desde sutura de tejidos hasta procedimientos más avanzados como hipotermia terapéutica
    • Cada procedimiento se describe e ilustra con amplitud cubriendo los siguientes apartados: descripción general, indicaciones, contraindicaciones, hitos, técnica, complicaciones potenciales, y consejos de seguridad. 
    • Figuras de línea, diagramas y fotografías a todo color
    • Lecturas recomendadas para profundizar en el procedimiento
     

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  • Rosen & Barkin's 5-Minute Emergency Medicine Consult Premium Edition

    Rosen & Barkin's 5-Minute Emergency Medicine Consult Premium Edition, 5e

    1-year Enhanced Online Access + Print

    Jeffrey J. Schaider, Adam Z. Barkin, Roger M. Barkin, Richard E. Wolfe, Philip Shayne, Stephen R. Hayden

    Make your best ED decisions—fast—with the aid of Rosen & Barkin’s 5-Minute Emergency Medicine Consult. Containing the most essential information on over 600 clinical problems, this text was written by renowned practicing clinicians dedicated to providing a definitive guide to diagnosis and treatment in the emergency room. This succinct text synthesizes the vast diagnostic and treatment information as it pertains to emergency medicine, making it the perfect handbook for students, residents, nurses, and emergency medical personnel working in the trenches. Stay up-to-date and backed by the best research available in medicine today by making 5-Minute Emergency Medicine Consult an indispensible part of your clinical practice.

    FEATURES

    • 1-year access to companion site, www.5minuteconsult.com, offering supplemental images, resources, and more
    • New Topics: Acute Coronary Syndrome, Bath Salt Poisoning, Coagulopathy Reversal, Geriatric Trauma, Leukocystosis, Periodic Paralysis, Polyneuropathy, Retro Orbital Hematoma, Serotonin Syndrome, Uvulitis , Vomiting (Cyclic), and much more
    • Two-page outline format lends maximum readability
    • Diagnoses span from pre-hospital to disposition stage
    • ICD-9 and ICD-10 coding included

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  • Rosen & Barkin's 5-Minute Emergency Medicine Consult Standard Edition

    Rosen & Barkin's 5-Minute Emergency Medicine Consult Standard Edition, 5e

    10-day Enhanced Online Access + Print

    Jeffrey J. Schaider, Adam Z. Barkin, Roger M. Barkin, Philip Shayne, Richard E. Wolfe, Stephen R. Hayden, Peter Rosen

    Make your best ED decisions—fast—with the aid of Rosen & Barkin’s 5-Minute Emergency Medicine Consult. Containing the most essential information on over 600 clinical problems, this text was written by renowned practicing clinicians dedicated to providing a definitive guide to diagnosis and treatment in the emergency room. This succinct text synthesizes the vast diagnostic and treatment information as it pertains to emergency medicine, making it the perfect handbook for students, residents, nurses, and emergency medical personnel working in the trenches. Stay up-to-date and backed by the best research available in medicine today by making 5-Minute Emergency Medicine Consult an indispensible part of your clinical practice.


    FEATURES
    • New Topics: Acute Coronary Syndrome, Bath Salt Ooisoning, Coagulopathy Reversal, Geriatric Trauma, Leukocystosis, Periodic Paralysis, Polyneuropathy, Retro Orbital Hematoma, Serotonin Syndrome, Uvulitis , Vomiting (Cyclic), and much more
    • Two-page outline format lends maximum readability
    • 10-day access to companion site, www.5minuteconsult.com, offering supplemental images, resources, and more
    • Diagnoses span from pre-hospital to disposition stage
    • 5th edition includes newest, cutting-edge topics and presentations
    • ICD-9 and ICD-10 coding included
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  • The Walls Manual of Emergency Airway Management

    The Walls Manual of Emergency Airway Management, 5e

    Calvin A Brown, John C Sakles, Nathan W. Mick
    The Walls Manual of Emergency Airway Management is the world’s most trusted reference on emergency airway management, and is the foundation text in the nationally recognized The Difficult Airway Course: Emergency™ and The Difficult Airway Course: EMS™. Its practical, hands-on approach provides all the concrete guidance you need to effectively respond to any airway emergency, whether inside the hospital, emergency department, urgent care setting, or anywhere else where airway emergencies may occur.
    • Apply the latest evidence-based approaches thanks to state-of-the-art coverage that includes new chapters on “The Difficult Airway Cart” and “Human Factors in Emergency Airway Management,” expanded coverage on delayed sequence intubation (DSI), and comprehensive updates throughout.
    • Efficiently overcome any challenge in airway management with the aid of step-by-step instructions, mnemonics, easy-to-follow algorithms, and rich illustrations.
    • Glean expert insights from a brand-new editorial team led by Calvin Brown III, MD, who is Dr. Walls’ colleague and protégé, and consisting of the same experts who teach The Difficult Airway Course: Emergency™ and The Difficult Airway Course: Anesthesia™.
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