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Accident & emergency : theory into practice, edited by Brian Dolan, Lynda Holt, (electronic book)

Label
Accident & emergency : theory into practice
Title
Accident & emergency
Title remainder
theory into practice
Statement of responsibility
edited by Brian Dolan, Lynda Holt
Title variation
Accident and emergency
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Dewey number
616.025
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RT120.E4
LC item number
A235 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dolan, Brian
  • Holt, Lynda
  • EBSCOhost
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Emergency nursing
  • Intensive care nursing
  • Emergency Nursing
  • Critical Care
  • Emergency Treatment
  • Nursing
  • Wounds and Injuries
Label
Accident & emergency : theory into practice, edited by Brian Dolan, Lynda Holt, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Accident & Emergency: Theory into Practice; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Chapter 1 -- Pre-hospital care; Introduction; Major incidents; Inter-hospital transfer; Emergency care practitioner; Conclusion; Chapter 2 -- Trauma life support; Introduction; Preparation; Primary survey; Secondary survey; Trauma in children; Trauma in the older person; Definitive care; Psychological aspects; Conclusion; Chapter 3 -- Major incidents; Introduction; Definition; Planning; Training; Major incident alerting procedures; Medico-legal issues; Aftermath; Conclusion
  • Chapter 4 -- Transportation of the acutely ill patientIntroduction; Types of transportation; Modes of transportation; Special considerations; Conclusion; Chapter 5 -- Head injuries; Introduction; Classification of head injuries; Management; Admission to hospital; Management of minor traumatic head injury; Brain stem death testing; Conclusion; Chapter 6 -- Skeletal injuries; Introduction; Anatomy and physiology; Femoral fractures; Lower leg injury; Foot fractures; Shoulder injury; Upper arm injury; Elbow injury; Forearm injury; Wrist injury; Hand injury; Soft tissue injury; Conclusion
  • Chapter 7 -- Spinal injuriesIntroduction; Anatomy and physiology; Pathophysiology; Cervical spine fractures; Thoracolumbar spine fractures; Spinal cord injury; Neurogenic shock; Spinal shock; Conclusion; Chapter 8 -- Thoracic injuries; Introduction; Mechanisms of injury; Anatomy of the chest; The physiology of respiration; Serious chest injuries; Sternum, rib and scapular injuries; Analgesia; Conclusion; Chapter 9 -- Abdominal injuries; Introduction; Assessment of abdominal trauma; Primary survey; Secondary survey; Special diagnostic studies; Abdominal injuries in children; Conclusion
  • Chapter 10 -- Maxillofacial injuriesIntroduction; Anatomy and physiology; Mechanism of injury; Airway assessment and management; Le Fort fractures; Mandibular fractures; Frontal sinus fractures; Nasal fractures; Facial wounds; Conclusion; Chapter 11 -- Burns; Introduction; Assessment; Conclusion; Chapter 12 -- Aggression; Introduction; Assessing the problem; Managing aggression in the ED; Managing the violent individual; Conclusion; Chapter 13 -- Stress and stress management; Introduction; Stress theory; Coping; Stress and distress; Signs and symptoms of stress; Stressors in ED nursing
  • Implications of stressBurnout; Stress management; Conclusion; Chapter 14 -- Care of the bereaved; Introduction; Background; Witnessed resuscitation; Breaking bad news; Viewing the body; Organ donation; Legal and ethical issues; Sudden infant death syndrome; Staff support; Conclusion; Chapter 15 -- Mental health emergencies; Introduction; Aetiology of mental illness; Assessment of mental health clients; Acute organic reactions; Acute psychotic episode; Anxiety states; Alcohol-related emergencies; Munchausen's syndrome and Munchausen's syndrome by proxy; Suicide and deliberate self-harm
Control code
ebs12018878
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Third edition
Extent
1 online resource ( x, 605 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781336253797
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Accident & emergency : theory into practice, edited by Brian Dolan, Lynda Holt, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Accident & Emergency: Theory into Practice; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Chapter 1 -- Pre-hospital care; Introduction; Major incidents; Inter-hospital transfer; Emergency care practitioner; Conclusion; Chapter 2 -- Trauma life support; Introduction; Preparation; Primary survey; Secondary survey; Trauma in children; Trauma in the older person; Definitive care; Psychological aspects; Conclusion; Chapter 3 -- Major incidents; Introduction; Definition; Planning; Training; Major incident alerting procedures; Medico-legal issues; Aftermath; Conclusion
  • Chapter 4 -- Transportation of the acutely ill patientIntroduction; Types of transportation; Modes of transportation; Special considerations; Conclusion; Chapter 5 -- Head injuries; Introduction; Classification of head injuries; Management; Admission to hospital; Management of minor traumatic head injury; Brain stem death testing; Conclusion; Chapter 6 -- Skeletal injuries; Introduction; Anatomy and physiology; Femoral fractures; Lower leg injury; Foot fractures; Shoulder injury; Upper arm injury; Elbow injury; Forearm injury; Wrist injury; Hand injury; Soft tissue injury; Conclusion
  • Chapter 7 -- Spinal injuriesIntroduction; Anatomy and physiology; Pathophysiology; Cervical spine fractures; Thoracolumbar spine fractures; Spinal cord injury; Neurogenic shock; Spinal shock; Conclusion; Chapter 8 -- Thoracic injuries; Introduction; Mechanisms of injury; Anatomy of the chest; The physiology of respiration; Serious chest injuries; Sternum, rib and scapular injuries; Analgesia; Conclusion; Chapter 9 -- Abdominal injuries; Introduction; Assessment of abdominal trauma; Primary survey; Secondary survey; Special diagnostic studies; Abdominal injuries in children; Conclusion
  • Chapter 10 -- Maxillofacial injuriesIntroduction; Anatomy and physiology; Mechanism of injury; Airway assessment and management; Le Fort fractures; Mandibular fractures; Frontal sinus fractures; Nasal fractures; Facial wounds; Conclusion; Chapter 11 -- Burns; Introduction; Assessment; Conclusion; Chapter 12 -- Aggression; Introduction; Assessing the problem; Managing aggression in the ED; Managing the violent individual; Conclusion; Chapter 13 -- Stress and stress management; Introduction; Stress theory; Coping; Stress and distress; Signs and symptoms of stress; Stressors in ED nursing
  • Implications of stressBurnout; Stress management; Conclusion; Chapter 14 -- Care of the bereaved; Introduction; Background; Witnessed resuscitation; Breaking bad news; Viewing the body; Organ donation; Legal and ethical issues; Sudden infant death syndrome; Staff support; Conclusion; Chapter 15 -- Mental health emergencies; Introduction; Aetiology of mental illness; Assessment of mental health clients; Acute organic reactions; Acute psychotic episode; Anxiety states; Alcohol-related emergencies; Munchausen's syndrome and Munchausen's syndrome by proxy; Suicide and deliberate self-harm
Control code
ebs12018878
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Third edition
Extent
1 online resource ( x, 605 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781336253797
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote

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