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Rely on Rosen's Emergency Medicinefor the latest answers on every facet of emergency medicine practice. For decades, this medical reference book has set the standard in emergency medicine, offering unparalleledcomprehensiveness, clarity, and authority - to help you put the latest and best knowledge to work for your patients in the ER.
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.
New to this Edition
Effectively apply the newest emergency medicine techniques and approaches,
including evidence-based therapies for shock; high-cost imaging; evaluation and resuscitation of the trauma patient; cardiovascular emergencies; evaluation and risk stratification for transient ischemic attack (TIA) patients; and much more.
Locate the answers you need quickly thanks to a user-friendly, full-color design, complete with more illustrations than ever before.
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170. Pediatric Respiratory Emergencies: Disease of the Lungs
171. Cardiac Disorders
172. Gastrointestinal Disorders
173. Infectious Diarrheal Disease and Dehydration
174. Genitourinary and Renal Tract Disorders`
175. Neurologic Disorders
176. Musculoskeletal Disorders
Section Two. The Pregnant Patient
177. General Approach to the Pregnant Patient
178. Acute Complications of Pregnancy
179. Chronic Medical Illness during Pregnancy
180. Drug Therapy in Pregnancy
181. Labor and Delivery and Their Complications
Section Three. The Geriatric Patient
182. The Elder Patient
Section Four. The Patient with Compromised Immune Function
183. The Immunocompromised Patient
Section Five. The Patient with an Organ Transplant
184. The Solid Organ Transplant Patient
Section Six. The Alcoholic and Substance Abuse Patient
185. Alcohol-Related Disease
186. Substance Abuse
Section Seven. The Developmentally or Physically Disabled Patient
187. Evaluation of the Developmentally or Physically Disabled Patient
Section Eight. The Problem Patient
188. The Combative Patient
189. The Difficult Patient
Part VI. Emergency Medical Services
190. Emergency Medical Service: Overview and Ground Transport
191. Air Medical Transport
192. Tactical Emergency Medical Support and Urban Search and Rescue
193. Disaster Preparedness
194. Weapons of Mass Destruction
Part VII. The Practice of Emergency Medicine
195. Observation Medicine and Clinical Decision Units
196. Emergency Ultrasound
197. Process Improvement and Patient Safety
BONUS ONLINE CONTENT
Youth, Violence, and Street Gangs
Medical Literature and Evidence-Based Medicine
Multiculturalism and Care Delivery
End of Life
Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act and Medicolegal Issues
Wellness, Stress, and the Impaired Physician
By John Marx, MD, 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, MD, 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 and Ron Walls, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
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"This is a necessary update to the prior edition. It is well written, presenting clinically useful information through both text and illustrations. Long considered one of the authoritative textbooks in emergency medicine, this edition only reinforces that reputation."-Maria Goertz, MD (Regions Hospital and Level 1 Trauma Center) Doody Review: 5 stars