Skip header and navigation

Narrow By

81 records – page 1 of 5.

Basic life support (BLS) : provider manual

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat52855
American Heart Association. --[Dallas, TX]: American Heart Association , 2020.
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Sub-Location
RESERVE
Corporate Author
American Heart Association
Other Authors
Heart & Stroke Foundation
Place of Publication
[Dallas, TX]
Publisher
American Heart Association
Date of Publication
2020
Physical Description
112 p. : col. ill + 1 reference card
ISBN
9.78E+25
Subjects (MeSH)
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Heart Arrest
Life Support Care
Emergency Medical Services
Notes
Kept behind the circulation desk for onsite CPR classes.
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Sub-Location
RESERVE
Copies
30
Loan Period
1 week
Less detail

ER facts made incredibly quick!

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat43746
Joyce Foresman-Capuzzi. (2nd ed.) --Philadelpha, PA: Wolters Kluwer , c2018.
Call Number
WX 39 F716 2018
Location
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
Call Number
WX 39 F716 2018
Author
Foresman-Capuzzi, Joyce
Responsibility
Joyce Foresman-Capuzzi
Edition
2nd ed.
Alternate Title
Emergency room facts made incredibly quick!
Place of Publication
Philadelpha, PA
Publisher
Wolters Kluwer
Date of Publication
c2018
Physical Description
243 p.
ISBN
9781496363633
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergency Service, Hospital
Specialty
Emergency Medicine
Format
Book
Publication Type
Handbook
Location
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks use
Less detail

Essentials of pediatric emergency medicine

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat53311
Valani, Rahim. --[Edmonton, AB]: Brush Education , 2018.
Call Number
WS 205 E78 2018
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Call Number
WS 205 E78 2018
Author
Valani, Rahim
Place of Publication
[Edmonton, AB]
Publisher
Brush Education
Date of Publication
2018
Physical Description
434 p.
ISBN
9.78E+12
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies
Emergency Medicine
Critical Care
Child
Format
Book
Publication Type
Handbook
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Copies
1
Loan Period
2 weeks
Less detail

On call : principles and protocols

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat38858
Shane A. Marshall, John Ruedy. (6th ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , c2017.
Call Number
WB 39 M369o 2017
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Dickson Building
Ideal for any on-call professional, resident, or medical student, this best-selling reference covers the common problems you’ll encounter while on call in the hospital. On Call Principles and Protocols, 6th Edition, fits perfectly in your pocket, ready to provide key information in time-sensitive, challenging situations. You’ll gain speed, skill, and knowledge with every call - from diagnosing a difficult or life-threatening situation to prescribing the right medication.
Call Number
WB 39 M369o 2017
Author
Marshall, Shane A
Other Authors
Ruedy, John
Responsibility
Shane A. Marshall, John Ruedy
Edition
6th ed.
Alternate Title
Principles and protocols
Principles & protocols
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2017
Physical Description
545 p.
Series Title
On call series
ISBN
9780323479769
Subjects (MeSH)
Clinical Protocols
Emergencies
Emergency Medicine
Abstract
Ideal for any on-call professional, resident, or medical student, this best-selling reference covers the common problems you’ll encounter while on call in the hospital. On Call Principles and Protocols, 6th Edition, fits perfectly in your pocket, ready to provide key information in time-sensitive, challenging situations. You’ll gain speed, skill, and knowledge with every call - from diagnosing a difficult or life-threatening situation to prescribing the right medication.
Contents
Approach to the diagnosis and management of on-call problems -- Documentation of on-call problems -- Assessment and management of volume status -- Human immunodeficiency virus, hepatitis b virus, hepatitis c virus, meningococcus, influenza, ebola virus, and the house officer -- Abdominal pain -- Chest pain -- Combativeness : the out-of-control patient -- Confusion/decreased level of consciousness -- Decreased urine output -- Diarrhea -- Fall out of bed -- Fever -- Gastrointestinal bleeding -- Headache -- Heart rate and rhythm disorders -- High blood pressure -- Hypnotics, laxatives, analgesics, and antipyretics -- Hypotension and shock -- Leg pain -- Lines, tubes, and drains -- Polyuria, frequency, and incontinence -- Pronouncing death -- Seizure -- Shortness of breath -- Skin rashes and urticaria -- Stroke -- Syncope -- Transfusion reactions -- Acid-base disorder -- Anemia -- Calcium disorder -- Coagulation disorders -- Glucose disorders -- Potassium disorders -- Sodium disorders.
Format
Book
Publication Type
Handbook
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Dickson Building
Copies
2
Loan Period
3 weeks
Less detail

MRCEM part C : 125 OSCE stations

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat34794
Kiran Sonami, Nitin Jain. (2nd ed.) --London: JP Medical Publishers , c2016.
Call Number
WB 18.2 S693m 2016
Location
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WB 18.2 S693m 2016
Author
Somani, Kiran
Other Authors
Jain, Nitin
Responsibility
Kiran Sonami, Nitin Jain
Edition
2nd ed.
Alternate Title
Membership Examination of the Royal College of Emergency Physicians part C
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
JP Medical Publishers
Date of Publication
c2016
Physical Description
xiv, 494 p.
ISBN
9781909836440
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergency Medicine - Problems and Exercises
Physical Examination - Problems and Exercises
Clinical Competence
Format
Book
Location
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
2
Loan Period
3 weeks
Less detail

Step-up to emergency medicine

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat34916
editors, Martin Huecker, Scott H. Plantz. --Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer , [2016].
Call Number
WB 18.2 S827e 2016
Location
Cape Breton Regional
Call Number
WB 18.2 S827e 2016
Other Authors
Heucker, Martin
Plantz, Scott H.
Responsibility
editors, Martin Huecker, Scott H. Plantz.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Publisher
Wolters Kluwer
Date of Publication
[2016]
Physical Description
xi, 508 p.
Series Title
Step-up series
ISBN
9781451195149
1451195141
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergency Medicine - Examination Questions
Emergency Medicine - Outlines
Format
Book
Location
Cape Breton Regional
Less detail

Advanced cardiovascular life support : provider manual

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat44038
Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada ; American Heart Association. --Ottawa, ON: Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada , 2016.
Call Number
WG 205 A184 2016
Location
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WG 205 A184 2016
Corporate Author
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
Other Authors
American Heart Association
Responsibility
Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada ; American Heart Association
Alternate Title
ACLS provider manual
Place of Publication
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
Date of Publication
2016
Physical Description
xiii, 192 p.
ISBN
9781936969503
Subjects (MeSH)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Heart Arrest - therapy
Life Support Care - methods
Resuscitation - methods
Specialty
Cardiology
Critical Care
Emergency Medicine
Format
Book
Publication Type
Handbook
Location
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
2
Loan Period
3 weeks
Less detail

Nancy Caroline's emergency care in the streets

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat26406
Russell D. MacDonald, Paramedic Association of Canada, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. (7th Canadian ed.) --Burlington, MA: Jones and Bartlett Learning , c2016.
Call Number
WB 105 C292n 2016
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Nancy Caroline’s Emergency Care in the Streets, Seventh Edition transforms the legendary paramedic textbook first developed by Dr. Caroline in the early 1970s into the premier paramedic education program. The Paramedic Association of Canada is proud to continue this legacy and set the new gold standard for paramedic education. The Seventh Edition reflects the collective experience of its top flight Canadian author team and decades of street wisdom. This fully updated edition addresses the Nati…
Call Number
WB 105 C292n 2016
Other Authors
Russell D. MacDonald ; series editor Andrew N. Pollak
Responsibility
Russell D. MacDonald, Paramedic Association of Canada, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Edition
7th Canadian ed.
Alternate Title
Emergency care in the streets
Place of Publication
Burlington, MA
Publisher
Jones and Bartlett Learning
Date of Publication
c2016
Physical Description
2001 p.
ISBN
9781284050523
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergency Medical Services
Emergency Treatment
Emergency Medical Technicians
Abstract
Nancy Caroline’s Emergency Care in the Streets, Seventh Edition transforms the legendary paramedic textbook first developed by Dr. Caroline in the early 1970s into the premier paramedic education program. The Paramedic Association of Canada is proud to continue this legacy and set the new gold standard for paramedic education. The Seventh Edition reflects the collective experience of its top flight Canadian author team and decades of street wisdom. This fully updated edition addresses the National Occupational Competency Profiles with clarity and precision in a concise format that ensures student comprehension and encourages critical thinking. This edition emphasizes the notion that becoming a paramedic must be a pursuit of excellence. Concepts of team leadership and professionalism are woven throughout the chapters, challenging students to become compassionate, conscientious health care professionals as well as superior clinicians. This edition also broadens the traditional boundaries to include new and emerging areas of paramedic practice.
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks
Less detail

Emergency medicine evidence : the practice-changing studies

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat12932
[edited by] Emily L. Aaronson, Erik L. Antonsen, Arjun K. Venkatesh ; special editors, Ron M. Walls, Jonathan N. Adler. --Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer , 2015.
Call Number
WB 105 E53 2015
Location
Cape Breton Regional
Call Number
WB 105 E53 2015
Other Authors
Aaronson, Emily
Antonsen, Erik L.
Venkatesh, Arjun K.
Walls, Ron M.
Adler, Jonathan N.
Responsibility
[edited by] Emily L. Aaronson, Erik L. Antonsen, Arjun K. Venkatesh ; special editors, Ron M. Walls, Jonathan N. Adler
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Wolters Kluwer
Date of Publication
2015
Physical Description
xiii, 255 pages
ISBN
9781451192988
1451192983
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergency Medicine - Abstracts
Clinical Trials as Topic - Abstracts
Evidence-Based Emergency Medicine - Handbooks
Emergencies - Handbooks
Emergency Treatment - Handbooks
Format
Book
Location
Cape Breton Regional
Less detail

Prehospital emergency care

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat26279
Joseph J. Mistovich, Keith J. Karren ; medical editor Howard A. Werman, legacy author Brent Q. Hafen. (10th ed.) --Boston, MA: Pearson , c2014.
Call Number
WX 215 M678p 2014
Holdings
Halifax Infirmary: v. 1, 1997 - v. 6(1-2, 4), 2002; v. 7(1, 2), 2003 - v. 8(1, 2), 2004; v. 10(3), 2006.
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Prehospital Emergency Care, Tenth Edition, meets the National EMS Education Standards and is the most complete resource for EMT-B training. This best-selling, student-friendly book contains clear, step-by-step explanations with comprehensive, stimulating, and challenging material that prepares users for real on-the-job situations. Featuring case studies, state-of-the-art scans, algorithms, protocols, and the inclusion of areas above and beyond the DOT protocols, the tenth edition effectively p…
Call Number
WX 215 M678p 2014
Author
Mistovich, Joseph J
Other Authors
Karren, Keith J
Werman, Howard A
Hafen Brent Q
Responsibility
Joseph J. Mistovich, Keith J. Karren ; medical editor Howard A. Werman, legacy author Brent Q. Hafen
Edition
10th ed.
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Publisher
Pearson
Date of Publication
c2014
Holdings
Halifax Infirmary: v. 1, 1997 - v. 6(1-2, 4), 2002; v. 7(1, 2), 2003 - v. 8(1, 2), 2004; v. 10(3), 2006.
Physical Description
1398 p.
ISBN
9780133369137
ISSN
1090-3127
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies - Case Reports
Emergency Medical Services
Emergency Medical Technicians
Emergency Treatment - methods - Case Reports
Abstract
Prehospital Emergency Care, Tenth Edition, meets the National EMS Education Standards and is the most complete resource for EMT-B training. This best-selling, student-friendly book contains clear, step-by-step explanations with comprehensive, stimulating, and challenging material that prepares users for real on-the-job situations. Featuring case studies, state-of-the-art scans, algorithms, protocols, and the inclusion of areas above and beyond the DOT protocols, the tenth edition effectively prepares students for success. The assessment and emergency care sections provide the most up-to-date strategies for providing competent care; and the enrichment sections further enhance students' ability to assess and manage ill and injured patients in prehospital environments. The text's table of contents is organized to follow the National EMS Educational Standards.
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks
Less detail

Emergency department case management : the compendium of best practice

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat26463
Kathleen Walsh, Karen Zander, authors ; contributors, Christina Boyd ... [et al.]. (2nd ed.) --Danvers, MA: HCPro , c2014.
Call Number
WX 162 W223 2014
Location
Halifax Infirmary
From defining goals, clarifying roles, and understanding the necessary knowledge and skills required, Emergency Department Case Management: The Compendium of Best Practices, Second Edition will ensure that ED case management staff have a solid and sustainable foundation in place. After exploring models and reviewing emergency department infrastructure, this compendium will help readers outline key partnerships, present multiple options for case finding, tackle observation status accurately, ad…
Call Number
WX 162 W223 2014
Author
Walsh, Kathleen
Other Authors
Zander, Karen
Responsibility
Kathleen Walsh, Karen Zander, authors ; contributors, Christina Boyd ... [et al.]
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Danvers, MA
Publisher
HCPro
Date of Publication
c2014
Physical Description
208 p.
ISBN
9781615693801
Subjects (MeSH)
Case Management
Emergency Service, Hospital
Patient Care Planning - organization & administration
Program Development - methods
Notes
Preceded by Emergency department case management / [edited by] Kathleen Walsh, Karen Zander, 2007.
Abstract
From defining goals, clarifying roles, and understanding the necessary knowledge and skills required, Emergency Department Case Management: The Compendium of Best Practices, Second Edition will ensure that ED case management staff have a solid and sustainable foundation in place. After exploring models and reviewing emergency department infrastructure, this compendium will help readers outline key partnerships, present multiple options for case finding, tackle observation status accurately, address quality and evaluation issues, and identify ways ED RN case managers and social workers coordinate care for complex cases, such as pediatric, psychiatric, homeless, and uninsured populations. In addition to many new tools, this book is also packed with more than 20 detailed spotlights and case studies discussing ED case management strategies, best practices, and experiences of ED professionals from across the country.
Contents
Chapter 1: ED Case Management: The Heart of Access and Hub of the Community -- Chapter 2: Strategies for Creating a Successful ED CM Program -- Chapter 3: Quality and EDs -- Chapter 4: CM for Short Stay/Observation Patients -- Chapter 5: Case-Managing Challenging ED Patients in General EDs -- Chapter 6: Special EDs for Special Populations -- Appendix A: EMTALA: The Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act -- Appendix B: ED Case Manager Competencies and Guidelines for Use -- Appendix C: What Every Inpatient and Family Should Receive From CM and Social Work Services -- Appendix D: CM and MSW Caseloads by CMI and Payer Framework to Plan, Evaluate, and Benchmark Staffing -- Appendix E: Patient Progress Record: Care Coordination Assessment -- Appendix F: CM Initial Assessment for Discharge Planning Appendix G: ED References.
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks
Less detail

Professional practice in paramedic, emergency and urgent care

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat26267
edited by Val Nixon. --Chichester, West Sussex, UK: Wiley Blackwell , c2013.
Call Number
WX 215 P964p 2013
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Professional Practice in Paramedic, Emergency and Urgent Care explores a range of contemporary relevant topics fundamental to professional practice. Written for both pre- and post-registration paramedic students, it is also ideal for existing practitioners looking to develop their CPD skills as well as nursing and other health professionals working in emergency and urgent care settings. Each chapter includes examples, practical exercises and clinical scenarios, helping the reader relate theory…
Call Number
WX 215 P964p 2013
Other Authors
Nixon, Val
Responsibility
edited by Val Nixon
Alternate Title
Professional practice in paramedic, emergency & urgent care
Place of Publication
Chichester, West Sussex, UK
Publisher
Wiley Blackwell
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
228 p.
ISBN
9780470656150
Subjects (MeSH)
Allied Health Personnel
Ambulatory Care
Clinical Competence
Emergency Medical Services
Great Britain
Nurses
Abstract
Professional Practice in Paramedic, Emergency and Urgent Care explores a range of contemporary relevant topics fundamental to professional practice. Written for both pre- and post-registration paramedic students, it is also ideal for existing practitioners looking to develop their CPD skills as well as nursing and other health professionals working in emergency and urgent care settings. Each chapter includes examples, practical exercises and clinical scenarios, helping the reader relate theory to practice and develop critical thinking skills; Covers not only acute patient management but also a range of additional topics to provide a holistic approach to out-of-hospital care; Completion of the material in the book can be used as evidence in professional portfolios as required by the Health and Care Professions Council. Professional Practice in Paramedic, Emergency and Urgent Care is a comprehensive, theoretical underpinning to professional practice at all levels of paramedic and out-of-hospital care.
Contents
History taking / Val Nixon -- Consultation and communication skills / Karen Gubbins and Val Nixon -- Clinical decision making / Jacqui Mason and Val Nixon -- Evidence based practice / Louise Perkinton and Val Nixon -- Reflection and reflective practice / Kay Norman and Val Nixon -- Professional and legal issues / Karen Latcham -- Anti-discriminatory practice / Matt Capsey -- Medicines management / Lorna McInulty -- Continuous professional development and portfolio development / Val Nixon.
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks
Less detail

Paramedic care. Vol. 5, Trauma : principles & practice

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat26269
Bryan E. Bledsoe, Robert s. Porter, Richard A. Cherry. (4th ed.) --Boston, MA: Pearson , c2013.
Call Number
WB 105 B646p 2013 v.5
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Fourth Edition, is intended to serve as a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices in paramedicine, all seven volumes are based on the National EMS Education Standards and the accompanying Paramedic Instructional Guidelines. Volume 5, Trauma, covers trauma and trauma systems and includes current statistics, an updated discussion of trauma systems based upon the most recent American College…
Call Number
WB 105 B646p 2013 v.5
Author
Bledsoe, Bryan E
Other Authors
Porter, Robert S
Cherry, Richard A
Responsibility
Bryan E. Bledsoe, Robert s. Porter, Richard A. Cherry
Edition
4th ed.
Alternate Title
Trauma
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Publisher
Pearson
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
404 p.
ISBN
9780132112338
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies
Emergency Medical Services
Emergency Medical Technicians
Emergency Treatment
Abstract
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Fourth Edition, is intended to serve as a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices in paramedicine, all seven volumes are based on the National EMS Education Standards and the accompanying Paramedic Instructional Guidelines. Volume 5, Trauma, covers trauma and trauma systems and includes current statistics, an updated discussion of trauma systems based upon the most recent American College of Surgeons Prehospital Trauma Triage Scheme, increased emphasis on trauma prevention, and the most recent research on mechanism of injury and its role in trauma triage.
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks
Less detail

Paramedic care. Vol. 4, Medicine : principles & practice

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat26270
Bryan E. Bledsoe, Robert S. Porter, Richard A. Cherry. (4th ed.) --Boston, MA: Pearson , c2013.
Call Number
WB 105 B646p 2013 v.4
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Fourth Edition, is intended to serve as a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices in paramedicine, all seven volumes are based on the National EMS Education Standards and the accompanying Paramedic Instructional Guidelines. Volume 4, Medicine, covers medical emergencies and includes new material on the use and interpretation of capnography, the role of CPAP in respiratory diseases, compre…
Call Number
WB 105 B646p 2013 v.4
Author
Bledsoe, Bryan E
Other Authors
Porter, Robert S
Cherry, Richard A
Responsibility
Bryan E. Bledsoe, Robert S. Porter, Richard A. Cherry
Edition
4th ed.
Alternate Title
Medicine
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Publisher
Pearson
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
493 p.
ISBN
9780132109031
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies
Emergency Medical Services
Emergency Medical Technicians
Emergency Treatment
Abstract
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Fourth Edition, is intended to serve as a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices in paramedicine, all seven volumes are based on the National EMS Education Standards and the accompanying Paramedic Instructional Guidelines. Volume 4, Medicine, covers medical emergencies and includes new material on the use and interpretation of capnography, the role of CPAP in respiratory diseases, comprehensive coverage of cardiology, more information about stroke therapy and similar treatments, current toxicological practices, more material on drug-induced psychosis and similar problems, and a new chapter on non-traumatic musculoskeletal disorders.
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks
Less detail

Paramedic care. Vol. 2, Paramedicine fundamentals : principles & practice

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat26271
Bryan E. Bledsoe, Robert S. Porter, Richard A. Cherry. (4th ed.) --Boston, MA: Pearson , c2013.
Call Number
WB 105 B646p 2013 v.2
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Fourth Edition, is intended to serve as a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices in paramedicine, all seven volumes are based on the National EMS Education Standards and the accompanying Paramedic Instructional Guidelines. Volume 2, Paramedicine Fundamentals, covers basic paramedic-level knowledge in pathophysiology, human life-span development, and pharmacology. It also covers key advanc…
Call Number
WB 105 B646p 2013 v.2
Author
Bledsoe, Bryan E
Other Authors
Porter, Robert S
Cherry, Richard A
Responsibility
Bryan E. Bledsoe, Robert S. Porter, Richard A. Cherry
Edition
4th ed.
Alternate Title
Paramedicine fundamentals
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Publisher
Pearson
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
412 p.
ISBN
9780132112178
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies
Emergency Medical Services
Emergency Medical Technicians
Emergency Treatment
Abstract
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Fourth Edition, is intended to serve as a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices in paramedicine, all seven volumes are based on the National EMS Education Standards and the accompanying Paramedic Instructional Guidelines. Volume 2, Paramedicine Fundamentals, covers basic paramedic-level knowledge in pathophysiology, human life-span development, and pharmacology. It also covers key advanced-level skills in intravenous access and medication administration as well as airway management and ventilation.
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks
Less detail

Paramedic care. Vol. 3, Patient assessment : principles & practice

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat26272
Bryan E. Bledsoe, Robert S. Porter, Richard A. Cherry. (4th ed.) --Boston, MA: Pearson , c2013.
Call Number
WB 105 B646p 2013 v.3
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Fourth Edition, is intended to serve as a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices in paramedicine, all seven volumes are based on the National EMS Education Standards and the accompanying Paramedic Instructional Guidelines. Volume 3, Patient Assessment , addresses the various steps and facets of patient assessment. Current terms for steps of the assessment have replaced older terms, for ex…
Call Number
WB 105 B646p 2013 v.3
Author
Bledsoe, Bryan E
Other Authors
Porter, Robert S
Cherry, Richard A
Responsibility
Bryan E. Bledsoe, Robert S. Porter, Richard A. Cherry
Edition
4th ed.
Alternate Title
Patient assessment
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Publisher
Pearson
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
244 p.
ISBN
9780132112352
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies
Emergency Medical Services
Emergency Medical Technicians
Emergency Treatment
Abstract
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Fourth Edition, is intended to serve as a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices in paramedicine, all seven volumes are based on the National EMS Education Standards and the accompanying Paramedic Instructional Guidelines. Volume 3, Patient Assessment , addresses the various steps and facets of patient assessment. Current terms for steps of the assessment have replaced older terms, for example “primary assessment” replaces the former term “initial assessment”; “secondary assessment” replaces the former term “focused history and physical exam.”
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks
Less detail

Paramedic care. Vol. 1, Introduction to paramedicine : principles & practice

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat26273
Bryan E. Bledsoe, Robert S. Porter, Richard A. Cherry. (4th ed.) --Boston, MA: Pearson , c2013.
Call Number
WB 105 B646p 2013 v.1
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Fourth Edition, is intended to serve as a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices in paramedicine, all seven volumes are based on the National EMS Education Standards and the accompanying Paramedic Instructional Guidelines. Volume 1, Introduction to Paramedicine, provides paramedic students with the principles of advanced prehospital care and EMS operations, including an overview of the va…
Call Number
WB 105 B646p 2013 v.1
Author
Bledsoe, Bryan E
Other Authors
Porter, Robert S
Cherry, Richard A
Responsibility
Bryan E. Bledsoe, Robert S. Porter, Richard A. Cherry
Edition
4th ed.
Alternate Title
Introduction to paramedicine
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Publisher
Pearson
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
216 p.
ISBN
9780132112086
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies
Emergency Medical Services
Emergency Medical Technicians
Emergency Treatment
Abstract
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Fourth Edition, is intended to serve as a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices in paramedicine, all seven volumes are based on the National EMS Education Standards and the accompanying Paramedic Instructional Guidelines. Volume 1, Introduction to Paramedicine, provides paramedic students with the principles of advanced prehospital care and EMS operations, including an overview of the various aspects of paramedic practice as well as an introduction to workforce safety and wellness, EMS research, the EMS role in public health, legal and ethical considerations, and EMS system communications and documentation.
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks
Less detail

Topics for the paramedic

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat26274
Daniel A. Batsie, Joseph J. Mistovich, Daniel Limmer ; medical editor, Howard A. Werman. --Boston, MA: Pearson , c2013.
Call Number
WB 105 B334t 2013
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Transition Series: Topics for the Paramedicis designed to act as a transition guide between the 1998 U.S. Department of Transportation's Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic National Standard Curriculum and the 2009 Paramedic National EMS Education Standards. Providing a timely, topical continuing education guide, this book provides both and overview of new information found in the Education Standards and the Paramedic level and provides a source of continuing education for practicing Parame…
Call Number
WB 105 B334t 2013
Author
Batsie, Daniel A
Other Authors
Mistovich, Joseph J
Limmer, Daniel
Responsibility
Daniel A. Batsie, Joseph J. Mistovich, Daniel Limmer ; medical editor, Howard A. Werman
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Publisher
Pearson
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
404 p.
Series Title
Transition series
ISBN
9780137082452
Subjects (MeSH)
Allied Health Personnel
Emergency Medical Services
Emergency Treatment
Abstract
Transition Series: Topics for the Paramedicis designed to act as a transition guide between the 1998 U.S. Department of Transportation's Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic National Standard Curriculum and the 2009 Paramedic National EMS Education Standards. Providing a timely, topical continuing education guide, this book provides both and overview of new information found in the Education Standards and the Paramedic level and provides a source of continuing education for practicing Paramedics.
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks
Less detail

Paramedic care. Vol. 7, Operations : principles & practice

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat26277
Bryan E. Bledsoe, Robert S. Porter, Richard A. Cherry. (4th ed.) --Boston, MA: Pearson , c2013.
Call Number
WB 105 B646p 2013 v.7
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Fourth Edition, is intended to serve as a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices in paramedicine, all seven volumes are based on the National EMS Education Standards and the accompanying Paramedic Instructional Guidelines. Volume 7, Operations, focuses on Paramedic-related operational issues and includes a review of ground ambulance operations, new changes in terminology that have been e…
Call Number
WB 105 B646p 2013 v.7
Author
Bledsoe, Bryan E
Other Authors
Porter, Robert S
Cherry, Richard A
Responsibility
Bryan E. Bledsoe, Robert S. Porter, Richard A. Cherry
Edition
4th ed.
Alternate Title
Operations
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Publisher
Pearson
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
168 p.
ISBN
9780132112345
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies
Emergency Medical Services
Emergency Medical Technicians
Emergency Treatment
Abstract
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Fourth Edition, is intended to serve as a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices in paramedicine, all seven volumes are based on the National EMS Education Standards and the accompanying Paramedic Instructional Guidelines. Volume 7, Operations, focuses on Paramedic-related operational issues and includes a review of ground ambulance operations, new changes in terminology that have been established through the NIMS process, a new chapter on air medical operations, and updated coverage on responding to terrorist acts.
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks
Less detail

Paramedic care. Vol. 6, Special patients : principles & practice

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat26278
Bryan E. Bledsoe, Robert S. Porter, Richard A. Cherry. (4th ed.) --Boston, MA: Pearson , c2013.
Call Number
WB 105 B646p 2013 v.6
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Fourth Edition, is intended to serve as a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices in paramedicine, all seven volumes are based on the National EMS Education Standards and the accompanying Paramedic Instructional Guidelines. Volume 6, Special Patients, includes coverage of gynecology, obstetrics, neonatology, pediatrics, geriatrics, challenged patients, and patients on chronic technology.
Call Number
WB 105 B646p 2013 v.6
Author
Bledsoe, Bryan E
Other Authors
Porter, Robert S
Cherry, Richard A
Responsibility
Bryan E. Bledsoe, Robert S. Porter, Richard A. Cherry
Edition
4th ed.
Alternate Title
Special patients
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Publisher
Pearson
Date of Publication
c2013
Physical Description
261 p.
ISBN
9780132112314
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies
Emergency Medical Services
Emergency Medical Technicians
Emergency Treatment
Abstract
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Fourth Edition, is intended to serve as a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices in paramedicine, all seven volumes are based on the National EMS Education Standards and the accompanying Paramedic Instructional Guidelines. Volume 6, Special Patients, includes coverage of gynecology, obstetrics, neonatology, pediatrics, geriatrics, challenged patients, and patients on chronic technology.
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
1
Loan Period
3 weeks
Less detail

81 records – page 1 of 5.