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Anatomy and Physiology for the Prehospital Provider by Navigate 2 Advantage Access For Anatomy & Physiology For The Prehospital Provider, Enhanced Second Edition Is A Digital-Only Access Code That Unlocks A Comprehensive And Interactive Ebook, Student Practice Activities And Assessments, A Full Suite Of Instructor Resources, And Learning Analytic Reporting Tools. With Navigate 2, Technology And Content Combine To Expand The Reach Of Your Classroom. Whether You Teach An Online, Hybrid, Or Traditional Classroom-Based Course, Navigate 2 Delivers Unbeatable Value. Experience Navigate 2 Today At Www.Jblnavigate.Com/2. The Enhanced Second Edition Of Anatomy & Physiology For The Prehospital Provider Also Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access. To Learn More About The Textbook, Please Visit This Page: Http: //Www.Jblearning.Com/Catalog/9781449642303/.
Call Number: QM23.2 .E415 2015 (North)
Publication Date: 2015
First Aid, CPR, and AED by This manual is developed for use within First Aid, CPR, and AED training courses offered through Emergency Care & Safety Institute.Based on the 2015 International Consensus Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Emergency Cardiac Care (ECC), Standard First Aid, CPR, and AED, Seventh Edition is ideal for use within training courses designed to certify individuals in first aid, CPR, and AED. More than a stand-alone text, this student manual is the center of an integrated teaching and learning system that offers many resources to better support instructors and prepare students.
Call Number: RC86.7 .T463 2017 (North Campus)
Publication Date: 2016-04-06
Advanced First Aid, CPR, and AED by This manual is developed for use within advanced first aid, CPR, and AED training courses offered through Emergency Care & Safety Institute.Based on the 2015 International Consensus Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Emergency Cardiac Care (ECC), Advanced First Aid, CPR, and AED, Seventh Edition is ideal for use within college-level courses designed to train individuals in first aid, CPR, and AED. More than a stand-alone text, this student manual is the center of an integrated teaching and learning system that offers many resources to better support instructors and prepare students. This manual includes: Coverage of the 2015 CPR and ECC Guidelines: Clear, concise direction on how to perform CPR and use an AED during an emergency. Current information on injuries and illnesses: Core information for first aiders presented in a clear and straightforward format. New and updated content on the use of hemostatic dressings, application of tourniquets, administering epinephrine, dental care, and more.Navigate 2 Advantage Access unlocks an interactive eBook and student practice activities and assessments. A unique Access Code is included with each new print student manual.
Call Number: RC86.7 .T463 2017 (North Reserves)
Publication Date: 2016-05-09
First Aid Fast for Babies and Children by An indispensable guide for all parents and caretakers that covers a wide range of childhood emergencies. From anaphylaxis to burns to severe bleeding and bruising, First Aid Fast for Babies and Children offers clear advice, and step-by-step photographs show you what to do. This revised and updated fifth edition abides by all the latest health guidelines and makes first aid less daunting by giving more prominence to essential actions. Quick reference symbols at the end of every sequence indicate whether to seek medical advice, take your child to the hospital, or call an ambulance, and question-and-answer sections provide additional easy-to-access information. It even includes helpful advice on child safety in and around the home. First Aid Fast for Babies and Children gives you all the direction you need to deal with an injury or first aid emergency and keep your baby or child safe.
Call Number: eBook
Publication Date: 2017-06-20
The Complete First Aid Pocket Guide by From minor cuts and burns, to heart attacks and strokes, this handy, take-anywhere guide gives you the knowledge and advice you need to recognize and respond to any medical emergency. Be prepared for any medical emergency and handle it safely and efficiently with The Complete First Aid Pocket Guide. Quickly identify signs and symptoms of a wide range of medical conditions andlearn how to recognize the difference between a minor injury or illness, and those that are more serious with this essential handbook. Each section of The Complete First Aid Pocket Guide includes a quick list of signs and symptoms to look for and step-by-step first aid instructions for dealing with each situation, all in user-friendly, simple language that's easy to understand. Medical issues covered include: --First aid basics, including roles and responsibilities of a first aider, managing an incident, activating emergency services, and infection control --Lifesaving skills including the recovery position, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), and use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) --Minor injuries and conditions, including soft tissue injuries, splinters, blisters, eye injuries, nosebleed, diarrhea, and vomiting --Traumatic injuries including severe bleeding, amputation, shock, fractures, crush injuries, burns, and head and neck injuries --Medical emergencies including heart attack, stroke, asthma, anaphylaxis, hypoglycemia, meningitis, seizures, poisoning, and emergency childbirth --Environmental conditions including hypothermia, frostbite, heat stroke, sunburn, and lightning strike --Pediatric emergencies and illnesses, including assessing an unresponsive child or baby, pediatric cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), choking, croup, and febrile seizures --First aid kit lists for home, vehicles, and outdoor use With an appendix featuring an A-to-Z list of every condition covered, it's easy for you to quickly find the exact information you need in any situation you may face. With its small trim and portable size, The Complete First Aid Pocket Guide is the perfect addition to a home first aid kit, car first aid kit, disaster-survival bag, as well as a pocket companion for EMTs and other first responders in the field.
Call Number: eBook
Publication Date: 2018-11-13
EMS Dosage Calculation by Kaplan's EMS Dosage Calculation provides clear concept review, practice questions, and detailed explanations to help you master the math you need to correctly administer medications. Whether you're an EMT or a paramedic, Kaplan's practical guide provides expert advice for learning and practicing dosage calculation. Essential Practice Diagnostic quiz to identify your strengths and weaknesses so you can focus your review Practice problems for oral, IV, and parenteral medication administration Dosage calculation practice using dimensional analysis, ratio-proportion, and formula methods Easy-to-follow examples and step-by-step explanations Chapter quizzes with detailed answer keys for immediate feedback Calculation space throughout to work the practice problems Expert Guidance We invented test prep--Kaplan (www.kaptest.com) has been helping students for almost 80 years. Our proven strategies have helped legions of students achieve their dreams.
Call Number: RS57 .E47 2018 (South Campus)
Publication Date: 2018-01-24
Math and Dosage Calculations for Healthcare Professionals by McGraw-Hill has a clear digital advantage in Math & Dosage Calculations, to prepare students with a strong math foundation, and Connect, which includes math, terminology, dosage calculations, interactive exercises and an eBook- a complete course solution. 3D Animations covering pathophysiology and pharmacology as well as a newly filmed Medication Administration Video series are also in Connect with pre-, during- and post-assessment.
Call Number: RS57 .H334 2016 (North)
Publication Date: 2015-05-08
Ratio and Proportion Dosage Calculations by RATIO & PROPORTION DOSAGE CALCULATIONS, 2/e offers an exceptional solution for instructors using the ratio and proportions method of dosage calculations. Streamlined in this edition, it walks readers step-by-step through solving dosage problems using this time-tested technique. Unit I provides a firm foundation with a diagnostic arithmetic test, review of basic math skills, and basic concepts in medication administration. Unit II addresses systems of measurement-including metric and household medication systems and conversions. Unit III and Unit IV delve into calculating oral and parenteral medications, solutions, infusions, flow rates, pediatric dosages, and daily fluid maintenance. More than just math skills, this is an introduction to the professional context of safe drug administration.
Call Number: RS57 .G53 2014
Publication Date: 2014
Emergency Medical Responder by The leader in the field, Emergency Medical Responder, Tenth Edition, provides clear, first responder-level training for fire service, emergency, law enforcement, military, civil, and industrial personnel. The new edition retains all of the successful features from previous editions and includes new topics and concepts that have recently become part of most Emergency Medical Responder programs. Using the new National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards for Emergency Medical Responders as a foundation, Emergency Medical Responder also includes the 2015 American Heart Association guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and First Aid. Critical-thinking First on Scene scenarios and From the Medical Director features offer readers a real-world perspective that will help them learn to think like EMRs. Introduction to EMS Systems; Legal and Ethical Principles of Emergency; Wellness and Safety of the Emergency Medical Responder; Introduction to Medical Terminology, Human Anatomy, and Lifespan Development; Introduction to Pathophysiology; Principles of Lifting, Moving, and Positioning of Patients; Principles of Effective Communication; Principles of Effective Documentation; Principles of Airway Management and Ventilation; Principles of Oxygen Therapy; Principles of Resuscitation; Obtaining a Medical History and Vital Signs; Principles of Patient Assessment; Caring for Cardiac Emergencies; Caring for Respiratory Emergencies; Caring for Common Medical Emergencies; Caring for Environmental Emergencies; Caring for Soft-Tissue Injuries and Bleeding; Recognition and Care of Shock ; Caring for Muscle and Bone Injuries; Caring for Head and Spine Injuries; Caring for Chest and Abdominal Emergencies; Care During Pregnancy and Childbirth; Caring for Infants and Children; Special Considerations for the Geriatric Patient; Introduction to EMS Operations and Hazardous Response; Introduction to Multiple-Casualty Incidents, the Incident Command System, and Triage. This title is intended for use in First Responder and Emergency Medical Services courses.
Call Number: RC86.7 .B47 2016 North Campus
Publication Date: 2016
EMS Quality and Performance Management by EMS Quality Management and Research is designed to be used as a starter manual for EMS managers seeking to build comprehensive knowledge of quality improvement (QI). Teaching and Learning Experience Best practices and organizational stories throughout each chapter take learning far beyond theory and review of journal articles. Offers EMS managers a solid foundation of understanding of each of the topic areas.
Call Number: RA645.5 .E92 2015
Publication Date: 2015
Ems Safety and Risk Management by EMS Safety and Risk Management is designed to assist EMS providers in the reduction of line-of-duty injuries, illnesses, and fatalities. For information on teaching and learning resources, please contact your Brady representative. Teaching and Learning Experience Provides a framework for developing programs that will create an appropriate margin of health and safety during the performance of EMS duties. Offers students a strong foundation in the areas of safety and health.
Call Number: RA645.5 .L563 2015
Publication Date: 2015
Foundations of EMS Systems by Foundations of EMS provides an overview of the functional parts of today's modern emergency medical systems, offering a look at the components that come together thousands of times every day to make emergency medical services systems work. For information on teaching and learning resources, please contact your Brady representative. Teaching and Learning Experience Examples throughout the text provide insight into the components that comprise today's EMS. Offers readers a solid introduction to the foundational elements of EMS. ***** This title is also available as part of our Digital Library EMS Management Series, please visit www.bradybooks.com/dl to learn more.
Call Number: RA 975.5 .E5 M86 2015 North Campus
Publication Date: 2015
Emergency Care by For over 30 years, Emergency Care has provided generations of EMT students with the practical information they need to succeed in the classroom and in the field. Updated with the latest research and developments in emergency medical services, this edition meets the 2010 American Heart Association guidelines for CPR and ECC. Using the National EMS Education Standards as a foundation, Emergency Care goes beyond the Standards to provide the most current, accurate reflection of EMS practice today. The text integrates scientific principles in an easy-to-understand way, with a host of critical-thinking features that help readers learn to think like EMTs. Introduction to Emergency Medical Services and the Health Care System; The Well-being of the EMT; Lifting and Moving Patients; Medical, Legal, and Ethical Issues; Medical Terminology; Anatomy and Physiology; Principles of Pathophysiology; Life Span Development; Airway Management; Respiration and Artificial Ventilation; Scene Size-up; The Primary Assessment; Vital Signs and Monitoring Devices; Secondary Assessment; Communication and Documentation; General Pharmacology; Respiratory Emergencies; Cardiac Emergencies; Diabetic Emergencies and Altered Mental Status; Allergic Reaction; Poisoning and Overdose Emergencies; Abdominal Emergencies; Behavioral and Psychiatric Emergencies and Suicide; Hematologic and Renal Emergencies; Bleeding and Shock; Soft-Tissue Trauma; Chest and Abdominal Trauma; Musculoskeletal Trauma; Trauma to the Head, Neck, and Spine; Multisystem Trauma; Environmental Emergencies; Obstetric and Gynecologic Emergencies; Pediatric Emergencies; Geriatric Emergencies; Emergencies for Patients with Special Challenges; EMS Operations; Hazardous Materials, Multiple-Casualty Incidents, and Incident Management; Highway Safety and Vehicle Extrication; EMS Response to Terrorism. This title is intended for use in Emergency Medical Technician Training and Emergency Medical Services courses.
Call Number: RC86.7 .B68 2016 North Campus
Publication Date: 2016
EMT Crash Course with Online Practice Test by REA''s EMT Crash Course® Everything you need for the exam - in a fast review format! REA''s EMT Crash Course® is the only book of its kind for the last-minute studier or any prospective Emergency Medical Technician who wants a quick refresher before taking the NREMT Certification Exam. Targeted, Focused Review - Study Only What You Need to Know Written by an EMS Program Director and NREMT paramedic with 30 years of experience, EMT Crash Course® relies on the author''s careful analysis of the exam''s content and actual test questions. It covers only the information tested on the exam, so you can make the most of your valuable study time. Our fully indexed targeted review covers all the official test categories including airway, ventilation, oxygenation, trauma, cardiology, medical, and EMS operations and is packed with practice questions and answers at the end of each chapter. Also included are tips and insights on résumé building, information on finding additional training opportunities, and more. Expert Test-taking Strategies Our experienced EMT author explains the structure of the NREMT Certification Exam, so you know what to expect on test day. He also shares detailed question-level strategies and shows you the best way to answer questions. By following our expert tips and advice, you can score higher on every section of the exam. Must-know Key Terms Knowing the right medical terminology can make a real difference in your test score. That''s why we cover more than 400 EMT terms you need to know before you take your exam. Full-length Online Practice Exam The book comes with a true-to-format online practice test with diagnostic feedback, topic-level scoring, and detailed answer explanations to help students gauge their test-readiness. No matter how or when you prepare for the EMT exam, REA''s EMT Crash Course® will show you how to study efficiently and strategically, so you can get a great score! REA''s EMT Crash Course® Everything you need for the exam - in a fast review format! REA''s EMT Crash Course® is the only book of its kind for the last-minute studier or any prospective Emergency Medical Technician who wants a quick refresher before taking the NREMT Certification Exam. Targeted, Focused Review - Study Only What You Need to Know Written by an EMS Program Director and NREMT paramedic with 30 years of experience, EMT Crash Course® relies on the author''s careful analysis of the exam''s content and actual test questions. It covers only the information tested on the exam, so you can make the most of your valuable study time. Our fully indexed targeted review covers all the official test categories including airway, ventilation, oxygenation, trauma, cardiology, medical, and EMS operations and is packed with practice questions and answers at the end of each chapter. Also included are tips and insights on résumé building, information on finding additional training opportunities, and more. Expert Test-taking Strategies Our experienced EMT author explains the structure of the NREMT Certification Exam, so you know what to expect on test day. He also shares detailed question-level strategies and shows you the best way to answer questions. By following our expert tips and advice, you can score higher on every section of the exam. Must-know Key Terms Knowing the right medical terminology can make a real difference in your test score. That''s why we cover more than 400 EMT terms you need to know before you take your exam. Full-length Online Practice Exam The book comes with a true-to-format online practice test with diagnostic feedback, topic-level scoring, and detailed answer explanations to help students gauge their test-readiness. No matter how or when you prepare for the EMT exam, REA''s EMT Crash Course® will show you how to study efficiently and strategically, so you can get a great score! About the Author Dr. Christopher Coughlin is the EMS Program Director for Glendale Community College in Glendale, Arizona. Dr. Coughlin has been an NREMT paramedic since 1991 and was one of the first 850 nationally certified flight paramedics (FP-C) in the United States. Dr. Coughlin earned his AAS in Advanced Emergency Medical Technology from Glendale Community Colle≥ his B.A. in Adult Education from Ottawa University, Phoenix, Arizona; his M.Ed. in Educational Leadership from Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, and his Ph.D. in Professional Studies from Capella University, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Call Number: eBook
Publication Date: 2018-01-05
Advanced Medical Life Support Packaged with Companion Website Access by AMLS: Advanced Medical Life Support is the leading course for prehospital practitioners in advanced medical assessment and treatment of commonly encountered medical conditions. Taught across the globe since 1999, AMLS was the first EMS education program that fully addressed how to best manage patients in medical crises. Created by the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) and endorsed by the National Association of EMS Physicians (NAEMSP), AMLS emphasizes the use of the AMLS Assessment Pathway. This essential assessment tool empowers prehospital practitioners to rapidly diagnose medical patients and initiate effective management in the field. AMLS is the only textbook approved for use in NAEMT's Advanced Medical Life Support course. Its medical content is continuously revised and updated to reflect current, evidence-based knowledge and practice. The AMLS philosophy is centered on using critical thinking to assess patients and formulate management plans. A Clear Approach to Assessing a Medical PatientIn the field, seconds count. The AMLS Assessment Pathway provides a systematic approach to the assessment of a medical patient that enables prehospital practitioners to diagnose medical patients with urgent accuracy. Dynamic Technology Solutions World-class content joins instructionally sound design with a user-friendly interface to give instructors and students a truly interactive and engaging learning experience with: eBook of the AMLS Course Manual that reinforces key concepts presented in the AMLS courseEngaging case-based lectures in the AMLS Online Instructor Toolkit
Call Number: RA645.5 .A414 2021 (North)
Publication Date: 2020
Paramedic Care by
Call Number: RC86.7 .B5964 2016 (North Campus)
Publication Date: 2016
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Fifth Edition, offers EMS students and professionals a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices, all five volumes are based on the National EMS Education Standards and the accompanying Paramedic Instructional Guidelines. Volume 4, Trauma Emergencies, covers the anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology of trauma as well as the various types of trauma based on the body systems involved. The Fifth Edition includes an increased emphasis on trauma prevention, the most recent research on mechanism of injury, hemorrhage, and shock, and information about the military-type gunshot wounds that are now occurring more often in the civilian sector. KEY TOPICS: Trauma and Trauma Systems; Mechanism of Injury; Hemorrhage and Shock; Soft-Tissue Trauma; Burns; Head, Neck, and Spinal Trauma; Chest Trauma; Abdominal and Pelvic Trauma; Orthopedic Trauma; Environmental Trauma; Special Considerations in Trauma MARKET: For courses in Paramedic Emergency Medical Services.
National Registry Paramedic Examination Strategies, Practice and Review by
Call Number: RC86.9 .N38 2017 (South Campus)
Publication Date: 2017-04-04
Always study with the most up-to-date prep! Look for National Registry Paramedic Prep, ISBN 9781506245676, on sale April 2, 2019. Publisher's Note: Products purchased from third-party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entities included with the product.
Human Pathophysiology by Bridge the gap between the science of disease and clinical patient care! Interpret clinical manifestations. Determine the correct inventions. Understand treatment options. . Connect drug actions and therapeutic goals. This easy-to-understand text introduces the pathophysiologic processes of the common conditions that you'll encounter in clinical settings. Chapters organized by organ systems help you understand the relationships between the pathologic event and the patient assessment data, laboratory findings, and diagnostic testing results. You'll develop the foundational knowledge you need to effectively select the appropriate nursing interventions to deliver the best patient care. Click here for a preview of the book. Visit www.DavisAdvantage.com to learn more.
Call Number: RB113 .C243 2016
Publication Date: 2016-02-08
Gould's Pathophysiology for the Health Professions by A concise, easy-to-understand introduction to the fundamentals, Gould's Pathophysiology for the Health Professions, 5th Edition helps you learn essential concepts of major diseases/disorders and disease processes. Continuing in its well-known tradition of readability and vivid, full-color illustrations, the text is updated with the latest research and trends in human disease. Disorders are described by body system, with coverage of the interactions between systems, and special features help you apply the material to real-life situations. No matter which healthcare field you may enter, Gould's Pathophysiology prepares you for the conditions encountered in clinical practice. "Gould's Pathophysiology for the Health Professions can easily be incorporated into a course as a prescribed book to students in the health care professions. The authors of this book are commended for their contribution to the literature on pathophysiology and its application to the health professions." Reviewed by: Dr Benita Olivier, University of the Witwatersrand, Date: Oct 14 Concise and readable approach includes the information you need without being overwhelming, even if you have a limited scientific background. Unique Think About questions alert you to important points and help with self-evaluation, test preparation, and review. Warning Signs boxes help you identify the pre-emptive signs of physiologic events such as strokes. Emergency Treatment boxes give step-by-step instructions to follow for emergencies such as shock, cardiac arrest, and pneumothorax. Apply Your Knowledge questions ask you to use what you've learned to predict What can go wrong with this structure or system? Ready References in the appendix provide a quick lookup for anatomic terms, conversion tables, abbreviations and acronyms, diagnostic studies and tests, and more. Key terms are listed at the beginning of each chapter and defined within the text, covering the scientific terminology you need to know. Research boxes discuss new developments, problem areas of pathophysiology, and complications associated with research. Learning objectives and bulleted chapter summaries help you focus on key concepts and information. NEW Defense/Protective Mechanisms section consolidates coverage of inflammation and healing, infection, and immunity. UPDATED chapters are reorganized with a building-block method that presents content in a more logical and systematic approach. UPDATED format for individual disorders includes 1) background, 2) pathophysiology, 3) etiology, 4) signs and symptoms, 5) diagnoses, 6) possible related complications/disorders, and 7) treatments/research. NEW! Pathophysiology of Body Systems chapters begin with a brief review of normal anatomy and physiology and show the interrelatedness and the interactions between systems. NEW authors bring a fresh and contemporary approach to the content while keeping true to the integrity of Barbara Gould's original text.
Call Number: RB113 .G68 2014 (North)
Publication Date: 2013-12-18