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Title:
Barron's EMT : emergency medical technician exam
Author:
Chapleau, Will.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Hauppauge, N.Y. : Barron's, [2008]

©2008
Physical Description:
ix, 395 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
General Note:
Includes index.

Rev. ed. of: Barron's how to prepare for the EMT basic exam / Will Chapleau. c2003.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction to the EMT exam -- Introduction to emergency care -- Well-being of the EMT -- Medical, legal, and ethical issues -- The human body -- Baseline vital signs and SAMPLE history -- Lifting and moving patients -- Airway -- Patient assessment -- Communications -- Documentation -- General pharmacology -- Respiratory emergencies -- Cardiac emergencies -- Diabetes/altered mental status -- Allergies and poisoning/overdose -- Environmental emergencies -- Behavioral emergencies -- Obstetrics/gynecology -- Bleeding and shock -- Dealing with injuries -- Injuries to the head and spine -- Infants and children -- Ambulance operations -- Final exams.
ISBN:
9780764139376
Format :
Book