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Accident & emergency radiology : a survival guide

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editors Nigel Raby, Laurence Berman, Simon Morley. (3rd ed.) --Edinburgh, UK: Elsevier , c2015.
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Since it was first published, Accident and Emergency Radiology: A Survival Guide has become the classic in-my-pocket-reference and an indispensable aid to all those who work in the Emergency Department. The core and substantial value lies in the step-by-step analytical approaches which help you to answer this question: "These images look normal to me, but . . . how can I be sure that I am not missing a subtle but important abnormality?" Ensure accuracy in reading and interpretation of any give…
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Raby, Nigel
Berman, Laurence
Morley, Simon
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editors Nigel Raby, Laurence Berman, Simon Morley
Edition
3rd ed.
Alternate Title
Accident and emergency radiology
Place of Publication
Edinburgh, UK
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2015
Physical Description
1 online resource
ISBN
9780702042324
Subjects (MeSH)
Accidents
Diagnostic Imaging
Emergencies
Radiography
Subjects (LCSH)
Accidents--Handbooks, manuals, etc
Emergency medicine--Handbooks, manuals, etc
Diagnosis, Radioscopic--Handbooks, manuals, etc
Medical emergencies--Handbooks, manuals, etc
Radiography, Medical--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Abstract
Since it was first published, Accident and Emergency Radiology: A Survival Guide has become the classic in-my-pocket-reference and an indispensable aid to all those who work in the Emergency Department. The core and substantial value lies in the step-by-step analytical approaches which help you to answer this question: "These images look normal to me, but . . . how can I be sure that I am not missing a subtle but important abnormality?" Ensure accuracy in reading and interpretation of any given image. Common sources of error and diagnostic difficulty are highlighted. Prevent mistakes. Pitfalls and associated abnormalities are emphasized throughout. Avoid misdiagnoses. Normal anatomy is outlined alongside schemes for detecting variants of the norm. Each chapter concludes with a summary of key points. Will provide a useful overview of the most important features in diagnosis and interpretation.Easily grasp difficult anatomical concepts. Radiographs accompanied by clear, explanatory line-drawings.
Contents
Key principles -- Particular paediatric points -- Paediatric skull-suspected NAI -- Adult skull -- Face -- Shoulder -- Paediatric elbow -- Adult elbow -- Wrist & distal forearm -- Hand & fingers -- Cervical spine -- Thoracic & lumbar spine -- Pelvis -- Hip & proximal femur -- Knee -- Ankle & hindfoot -- Midfoot & forefoot -- Chest -- Abdominal pain & abdominal trauma -- Penetrating foreign bodies -- Swallowed foreign bodies -- Test yourself -- Test Yourself-answers.
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Allergic Reactions

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IWK. Hematology / Oncology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
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Descriptions of possible allergic reactions to watch for and who to call for help.
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IWK. Hematology / Oncology
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies
Hypersensitivity
Subjects (LCSH)
Allergy
Medical emergencies
Abstract
Descriptions of possible allergic reactions to watch for and who to call for help.
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IWK Hematology / Oncology, Halifax, NS
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PL-0700
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Auerbach's wilderness medicine

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editor Paul S. Auerbach ; associate editors Tracy A. Cushing, N. Stuart Harris. (7th ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , c2017.
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Now in its 7th edition, Auerbach’s Wilderness Medicine continues to help you quickly and decisively manage medical emergencies encountered in any wilderness or other austere setting. World-renowned authority Dr. Paul Auerbach and 2 new associate editors have assembled a team of experts to offer proven, practical, visual guidance for effectively diagnosing and treating the full range of issues that can occur in situations where time and resources are scarce. Now in an exciting 2-volume set tha…
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Auerbach, Paul S.
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editor Paul S. Auerbach ; associate editors Tracy A. Cushing, N. Stuart Harris
Edition
7th ed.
Alternate Title
Wilderness medicine
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2017
Physical Description
1 online resource, 2848 p.
ISBN
9780323359429
Subjects (MeSH)
Wilderness Medicine
Emergency Treatment - methods
Recreation
Rescue Work
Survival
Subjects (LCSH)
Outdoor medical emergencies
First aid in illness and injury
Wilderness Medicine
Emergency Treatment - methods
Environmental Exposure
Rescue Work
Survival
Abstract
Now in its 7th edition, Auerbach’s Wilderness Medicine continues to help you quickly and decisively manage medical emergencies encountered in any wilderness or other austere setting. World-renowned authority Dr. Paul Auerbach and 2 new associate editors have assembled a team of experts to offer proven, practical, visual guidance for effectively diagnosing and treating the full range of issues that can occur in situations where time and resources are scarce. Now in an exciting 2-volume set that includes convenient online access, this indispensable resource equips physicians, nurses, advanced practice providers, first responders, and rescuers with the essential knowledge and skills to effectively address and prevent injuries and illnesses – no matter where they happen.
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Emergency medicine MCQs

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Waruna de Alwis, Yolande Weiner. --Chatswood, N.S.W.: Churchill Livingstone , c2012.
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De Alwis, Waruna
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Weiner, Yolande
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Waruna de Alwis, Yolande Weiner
Alternate Title
Emergency medicine multiple choice questions
Place of Publication
Chatswood, N.S.W.
Publisher
Churchill Livingstone
Date of Publication
c2012
Physical Description
1 online resource (xv, 423 p.)
ISBN
9780729581042
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergency medicine - Australasia - examination questions
Medical emergencies - Australasia - examination questions
Contents
Section 1. Questions -- section 2. Answers.
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Emergency radiology : the requisites

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[edited by] Jorge A. Soto, Brian C. Lucey. (2nd ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , c2017.
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Get the essential tools you need to make an accurate diagnosis in the emergency department! Part of the popular Requisites series, Emergency Radiology: The Requisites delivers the conceptual, factual, and interpretive information you need for effective clinical practice in emergency radiology, as well certification and recertification review. Master core knowledge the easy and affordable way with clear, concise text enhanced by at-a-glance illustrations, boxes, and tables - all revised and enh…
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Soto, Jorge A
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[edited by] Jorge A. Soto, Brian C. Lucey
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2017
Physical Description
1 online resource, 432 p.
Series Title
Requisites in radiology
ISBN
9780323376402
Subjects (MeSH)
Diagnostic Imaging
Emergency Medical Services
Subjects (LCSH)
Medical emergencies - Imaging
Diagnostic Imaging
Emergency Medical Services
Abstract
Get the essential tools you need to make an accurate diagnosis in the emergency department! Part of the popular Requisites series, Emergency Radiology: The Requisites delivers the conceptual, factual, and interpretive information you need for effective clinical practice in emergency radiology, as well certification and recertification review. Master core knowledge the easy and affordable way with clear, concise text enhanced by at-a-glance illustrations, boxes, and tables - all revised and enhanced with digital content to bring you up to date with today’s state of the art knowledge.
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Traumatic and nontraumatic emergencies of the brain, head, and neck / Glenn Barest, Asim Z. Mian, Rohini N. Nadgir and Osamu Sakai -- Chest trauma / Ryan T. Whitesell and Laura Avery -- Abdomen trauma / Joshua W. Stuhlfaut, Christina A. LeBedis, and Jorge A. Soto -- Extremity trauma / Rathachai Kaewlai and Ajay Singh -- Extremities : nontrauma / Luis E. Diaz -- Imaging evaluation of common pediatric emergencies / Jennifer C. Talmadge, Sarah Sarvis Milla, and Sarah Dantzler Bixby -- Traumatic and nontraumatic spine emergencies / Glenn D. Barest and Margaret N. Chapman -- Nontraumatic emergency radiology of the thorax / Alejandra Duran-Mendicuti, Scott White, Salvatore Viscomi, Michael Stella, and Aaron Sodickson -- Nontrauma abdomen / Stephan W. Anderson, Brian C. Lucey, and Jorge A. Soto -- Pelvic emergencies / Brian C. Lucey -- Vascular emergencies / Russ Kuker, Carlos A. Anaya, Ana Maria Gomez, and Felipe Muner -- Emergency nuclear radiology / Anna K. Chacko and Rashmikant B. Shah.
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Field guide to wilderness medicine

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Paul S. Auerbach ... [et al.]. (4th ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , c2020.
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Based on Dr. Auerbach’s renowned Wilderness Medicine text, Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine, 5th Edition, is your portable, authoritative guide to the full range of medical and emergency situations that occur in non-traditional settings. Useful for experienced physicians as well as advanced practice providers, this unique medical guide covers an indispensable range of topics.
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Auerbach, Paul S.
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Paul S. Auerbach ... [et al.]
Edition
4th ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2020
Physical Description
1 online resource (1040 p.)
ISBN
9780323597555
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies - Handbooks
Wilderness Medicine - Handbooks
Emergency Treatment - Handbooks
Wounds and Injuries - therapy - Handbooks
Subjects (LCSH)
Outdoor medical emergencies - Handbooks, manuals, etc
Emergencies - Handbooks
Wilderness Medicine - Handbooks
Emergency Treatment - Handbooks
Wounds and Injuries - therapy - Handbooks
Specialty
Wilderness Medicine
Abstract
Based on Dr. Auerbach’s renowned Wilderness Medicine text, Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine, 5th Edition, is your portable, authoritative guide to the full range of medical and emergency situations that occur in non-traditional settings. Useful for experienced physicians as well as advanced practice providers, this unique medical guide covers an indispensable range of topics.
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[In French] Réactions allergiques

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IWK. Hematology / Oncology. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
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in French- possible signs of an allergic reaction
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IWK. Hematology / Oncology
Alternate Title
Allergic Reactions
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies
Hypersensitivity
Subjects (LCSH)
Allergy
Medical emergencies
Abstract
in French- possible signs of an allergic reaction
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IWK Hematology / Oncology, Halifax, NS
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PL-0700-FR
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Medicine for the outdoors : the essential guide to first aid and medical emergencies

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Paul S. Auerbach. (5th ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Mosby Elsevier , c2009.
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Packed with step-by-step instructions, how-to explanations, and practical approaches to outdoor and wilderness emergencies, this newly updated guide explains the best ways to respond to just about any medical problem when help is miles or days away. Logically organized, "Medicine for the Outdoors" may literally save a life.
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Auerbach, Paul S.
Responsibility
Paul S. Auerbach
Edition
5th ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Mosby Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2009
Physical Description
1 online resource (563 p.)
ISBN
9780323078726 (electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Medicine
First Aid
Emergencies
Subjects (LCSH)
Outdoor medical emergencies
First aid in illness and injury
Emergency Treatment - methods
Environmental Exposure
Recreation
Emergencies
Survival
Abstract
Packed with step-by-step instructions, how-to explanations, and practical approaches to outdoor and wilderness emergencies, this newly updated guide explains the best ways to respond to just about any medical problem when help is miles or days away. Logically organized, "Medicine for the Outdoors" may literally save a life.
Contents
Part 1 General Information -- Part 2 Major Medical Problems -- Part 3 Minor Medical Problems -- Part 4 Disorders Related to Specific Environments -- Part 5 Miscellaneous Information.
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Minor emergencies

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Philip M. Buttaravoli, Stephen M. Leffler. (4th ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , c2022.
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For clinicians who see patients suffering from non-life-threatening crises, Minor Emergencies, 4th Edition, provides concise, expert guidance on what to do and what not to do for nearly 200 common presentations, including both the correct procedural and pharmaceutical treatments. Completely updated with the latest equipment, devices, dosages, and techniques, this award-winning reference delivers fast, efficient guidance just when you need it. Instructional videos clearly demonstrate pearls and…
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Buttaravoli, Philip M.
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Leffler, Stephen M.
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Philip M. Buttaravoli, Stephen M. Leffler
Edition
4th ed.
Alternate Title
Emergencies
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2022
Physical Description
1 online resource, 896 p.
ISBN
9780323662031
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergencies
Wounds and Injuries
Subjects (LCSH)
Medical emergencies
Emergency medicine
Critical Care
Emergencies
Wounds and Injuries
Specialty
Emergency Medicine
Abstract
For clinicians who see patients suffering from non-life-threatening crises, Minor Emergencies, 4th Edition, provides concise, expert guidance on what to do and what not to do for nearly 200 common presentations, including both the correct procedural and pharmaceutical treatments. Completely updated with the latest equipment, devices, dosages, and techniques, this award-winning reference delivers fast, efficient guidance just when you need it. Instructional videos clearly demonstrate pearls and pitfalls of a wide variety of procedures.
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