On Call Procedures

2nd Edition

On Call Series

Editors:

  • Gregg Adams
  • Stephen Bresnick
    • Print ISBN 9781416024446

    Key Features

    • Provides easy-to-reference, specialty-specific guidance on how to manage problems that arise while on call without direct supervision.
    • Catalogs the calls you are most likely to receive and provides you with the questions you should ask to assess the urgency of each situation.
    • Details the ideal approach to diagnose and manage patients, communicate with colleagues and families, and avoid common mistakes for every call.
    • Reviews the temporary orders appropriate for each call, as well as the general protocol, and the major threats to life you must consider before arriving at bedside.
    • Indexes problems by disease as well as by symptoms to expedite your access to the answers you need.
    • Includes a comprehensive collection of differential diagnoses and a detailed formulary of commonly used medications—a quick, alphabetically arranged reference for indications, drug dosages, routes of administration, side effects, contraindications, and modes of action.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    330
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2006
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781416024446