Written by the author of the pediatrics section of the 1998 National Standard Curriculum for Paramedics, this innovative volume is designed for both Basic Life Support and Advanced Life Support providers at all levels. Exceptionally current and comprehensive, it serves as a convenient training manual, reference, and refresher on cutting-edge developments and standards. Unique in perspective, it features an assessment/problem-based approach to prehospital pediatrics that links the process of assessment to treatment--carefully and precisely illustrated with case scenarios and task analysis. It covers the full range of pediatric emergencies and the National Standards curriculum, and is the only prehospital care book to cover children with special healthcare needs. Features Skills Stations with Skills Sheets, decision tree schematics for rapid assessment, "Common Questions," and an abundance of illustrations. Pediatric Assessment. Airway Management. Respiratory Emergencies and Management. Cardiovascular Emergencies and Management. Hypoperfusion (Shock) and Fluid Resuscitation. Medications and Medication Administration. Altered Mental Status. Seizures. Trauma. Newborn Resuscitation. CHSN and TAC. Child Abuse and Neglect. CISD. Common Medical Complaints. Toxicology. Pain Management and Sedation. Transport Issues. Medicolegal Issues. For Paramedics, EMT-Bs.
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Pediatric Prehospital Care by David S. Markenson, M.D., F.A.A.P., EMT-P, is the most current and comprehensive text available covering pediatric emergencies. Based on the National Standard Curriculum, the program is designed for both Basic Life Support ant! Advanced Life Support providers of all experience levels. It features a unique assessment/problem-based approach to prehospital pediatrics and is generously illustrated with case scenarios and skill sets. Pedriatric Prehospital Care serves as a comprehensive instructional text, reference guide, and refresher program, presenting cutting-edge developments and standards. This program is an essential resource for all EMS professionals.
David Markenson is a co-author of the pediatrics section of the 1998 U.S. DOT National Standard Curriculum for Paramedics.FEATURES
David Markenson is a co-author of the pediatrics section of the 1998 U.S. DOT National Standard Curriculum for Paramedics.
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110130226181
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0130226181
Book Description Prentice Hall, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0130226181