Emergency Medical Responder / Edition 5 available in Paperback
• *Each new print copy of Emergency Medical Responder also includes Navigate 2 Premier Access that unlocks a complete eBook, Study Center, homework and Assessment Center, Navigate TestPrep, simulations, and a dashboard that reports actionable data.
Based on the new National EMS Education Standards and endorsed by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Enhanced Fifth Edition of our core first responder textbook offers complete coverage of every competency statement with clarity and precision in a concise format that ensures student comprehension and encourages critical thinking. The experienced author team and the AAOS medical editors have transformed the Education Standards into a training program that reflects best practices in prehospital medicine. Current, state of the art medical content has been incorporated along with new cognitive and didactic material, and skills and features, to create a robust and innovative training solution for your course that will engage student's minds.
Interactive resources, including online testing and assessment materials, learning management system, and eLearning student resources, allow you the flexibility to build the course that works best for you and your students. The Enhanced Fifth Edition is the only way to prepare law enforcement personnel, fire fighters, rescue squad personnel, athletic trainers, college students, and laypersons for the challenges they will face in the field.
|Publisher:||Jones & Bartlett Learning|
|Product dimensions:||8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.70(d)|
Table of Contents
Section 1 Preparatory Chapter 1 EMS Systems Chapter 2 Workforce Safety and Wellness Chapter 3 Medical, Legal, and Ethical Issue s Chapter 4 Communications and Documentation Chapter 5 The Human Body Section 2 Airway Chapter 6 Airway Management Chapter 7 Professional Rescuer CPR Section 3 Patient Assessment Chapter 8 Patient Assessment Section 4 Medical Chapter 9 Medical Emergencies Chapter 10 Poisoning and Substance Abuse Chapter 11 Behaviorial Emergencies Chapter 12 Environmental Emergencies Section 5 Trauma Chapter 13 Bleeding, Shock, and Soft-Tissue Injuries Chapter 14 Injuries to Muscles and Bones Section 6 Special Patient Populations Chapter 15 Childbirth Chapter 16 Pediatric Emergencies Chapter 17 Geriatric Emergencies Section 7 EMS Operations Chapter 18 Lifting and Moving Patients Chapter 19 Transport Operations Chapter 20 Vehicle Extrication Chapter 21 Incident Management