Rosen's Emergency Medicine - Concepts and Clinical Practice, 2-Volume Set

8th Edition

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  • John Marx
  • Robert Hockberger
  • Ron Walls
    • Not Applicable ISBN 9781455706051
    • Electronic ISBN 9781455749874

    Key Features

    • Practice confidently with easily actionable, dependable guidance on the entire breadth of emergency medicine topics.
    • Get expert guidance on how to approach specific clinical presentations in the ER. The "Cardinal Presentations Section" provides quick and easy reference to differential diagnosis and directed testing for fever in the adult patient; dizziness and vertigo; chest pain; and over 20 other frequently seen presentations in the emergency department.

    Table of Contents

    VOLUME 1

    Part I. Fundamental Clinical Concepts

    Section One. Critical Management Principles

    1. Airway

    2. Mechanical Ventilation and Noninvasive Ventilatory Support

    3. Pain Management

    4. Procedural Sedation and Analgesia

    5. Monitoring the Emergency Patient

    6. Shock

    7. Blood and Blood Components

    8. Brain Resuscitation

    9. Adult Resuscitation

    10. Pediatric Resuscitation

    11. Neonatal Resuscitation

    Section Two. Cardinal Presentations

    12. Fever in the Adult Patient

    13. Weakness

    14. Cyanosis

    15. Syncope

    16. Depressed Consciousness and Coma

    17. Confusion

    18. Seizures

    19. Dizziness and Vertigo

    20. Headache

    21. Diplopia

    22. Red and Painful Eye

    23. Sore Throat

    24. Hemoptysis

    25. Dyspnea

    26. Chest Pain

    27. Abdominal Pain

    28. Jaundice

    29. Nausea and Vomiting

    30. Gastrointestinal Bleeding

    31. Diarrhea

    32. Constipation

    33. Acute Pelvic Pain in Women

    34. Vaginal Bleeding

    35. Back Pain

    Part II. Trauma

    Section One. General Concepts

    36. Multiple Trauma

    37. Trauma in Pregnancy

    38. Pediatric Trauma

    39. Geriatric Trauma

    40. Injury Prevention and Control

    Section Two. System Injuries

    41. Head Injury

    42. Facial Trauma

    43. Spinal Injuries

    44. Neck

    45. Thoracic Trauma

    46. Abdominal Trauma

    47. Genitourinary System

    48. Peripheral Vascular Injury

    Section Three. Orthopedic Lesions

    49. General Principles of Orthopedic Injuries

    50. Hand

    51. Wrist and Forearm

    52. Humerus and Elbow

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    About the authors

    John Marx

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Formerly Adjunct Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina; Chair Emeritus, Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina

    Robert Hockberger

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Clinical Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; Chair Emeritus, Harbor–UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California

    Ron Walls

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor and Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts