Emergency Medicine Handbook

Critical Concepts for Clinical Practice

By

  • Lynn Roppolo, MD, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern at Dallas, Dallas, TX
  • Daniel Davis, MD, UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA
  • Sean Kelly, MD, Attending Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center; Instructor, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • Peter Rosen, MD, Attending Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA

Emergency Medicine Handbook: Critical Concepts for Clinical Practice provides essential information and practical advice for use in the emergency department. The book covers the general approach to patients with various medical complaints, tables of differential diagnoses, and brief discussions of the most common disease processes—all in an easy-to-read, bulleted format. Essential information for use in the busy ED.
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Book information

  • Published: December 2006
  • Imprint: MOSBY
  • ISBN: 978-0-323-03729-7


Table of Contents

Section I: Emergency Department Orientation (For Students, Interns, and Rotating Residents)
Section II: Life-Threatening Emergencies
Section III: Trauma
Section IV: Problem-Solving Common Medical Complaints
Section V: Specialized Emergency Medicine
Section VI: Pediatrics
Section VII: Special Topics
Section VIII: Appendix