Key Features

  • An outline format featuring bulleted lists, concise tables, and a user-friendly writing style makes this comprehensive text incredibly easy to read and understand.
  • A Pretest and a Posttest consisting of multiple choice, true/false, fill in the blank, and essay questions tests readers' overall comprehension of the material.

Table of Contents

Pretest
Chapter 1 Chain of Survival and Emergency Medical Services for Children
Chapter 2 Patient Assessment
Chapter 3 Respiratory Distress and Respiratory Failure
Chapter 4 Respiratory Interventions
Chapter 5 Cardiovascular Emergencies
Chapter 6 Cardiovascular Interventions
Chapter 7 Fluids and Medications
Chapter 8 Trauma and Burns
Chapter 9 Toxicological Emergencies
Chapter 10 Death of an Infant or Child
Chapter 11 Children with Special Healthcare Needs
Chapter 12 Resuscitation of the Newly Born
Post-test
Glossary
Index

Details

No. of pages:
528
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby/JEMS
Print ISBN:
9780323047500
Electronic ISBN:
9780323061254

About the editor

Barbara Aehlert

Affiliations and Expertise

Southwest EMS Education Inc., Phoenix, AZ and Pursley, TX, USA