Emergencies in clinical medicine /

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Imprint:Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Description:1 online resource (xvii, 436 pages) : illustrations
Series:Emergencies series
Emergencies in-- series.
Subject:Medical emergencies -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Clinical Medicine.
Urgences meĢdicales -- Guides, manuels, etc.
MEDICAL -- Allied Health Services -- Emergency Medical Services.
MEDICAL -- Emergency Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Nursing -- Emergency.
Medical emergencies.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Handbooks and manuals.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11138917
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Other authors / contributors:Page, Piers.
Skinner, Greg.
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Print version record.
Summary:This book is an easy-to-use guide to the management of common medical emergencies. Emergencies nearly always present first to the junior doctor, either as a result of direct observation on the ward, or a phone call from nursing staff when on call. The key to their management is timely recognition and intervention. This book gives the junior doctor and senior medical student the confidence to do this. The text covers emergencies from both a problem-based and disease-based approach, with the book being divided into two sections - presentations and diseases. Cross-referencing between these two sec.
Other form:Print version: Emergencies in clinical medicine. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007 9780199202522
Table of Contents:
  • Contributors; Symbols and abbreviations; 1 The Basics; Section 1; 2 Presentations; Section 2; 3 Cardiology; 4 Respiratory; 5 Endocrine; 6 Gastroenterology; 7 Renal and urology; 8 Haematology, oncology and infectious diseases; 9 Neurology and neurosurgery; 10 Orthopaedics, rheumatology and dermatology; 11 Surgery; 12 Clinical biochemistry; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W.