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1st Edition

A History of Emergency Medicine

Author:

  • Brian Zink
    • Print ISBN 9781560537106

    Key Features

    • Represents the first comprehensive history of emergency medicine as a specialty.
    • Provides first-hand oral histories from more than 45 of the key figures who witnessed and helped to shape the developments chronicled in the book.
    • Offers keen insights into how the sociopolitical changes of the 1950s through 1970s influenced public health, health care delivery, and emergency medicine.
    • Includes many unique photographs of important leaders in emergency medicine.

    Table of Contents

    Chapter 1. Seeds of Emergency Care
    Chapter 2. Pioneers of Emergency Practice
    Chapter 3. “The Times They Are A-Changin’”
    Chapter 4. Emergency Medicine Gets Organized
    Chapter 5. Training Emergency Physicians
    Chapter 6. Becoming a Specialty
    Chapter 7. The Blooming of Emergency Medicine
    Chapter 8. Experiencing and Exploiting Success
    Chapter 9. Epilogue: Back to the Future
    References for Chapters

    Details

    No. of pages:
    344
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2006
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby
    Print ISBN:
    9781560537106