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This highly visual manual guides readers through over 30 practical skills in detail.  Step-by-step procedures are shown in full-color and are accompanied by rationales.  In addition, each skill includes Key Terms, Objectives, Introduction, Equipment, Assessment, Overview, Problem Solving, Ongoing Assessment, Geriatric/Pediatric Notes, and Case Studies.  This accessible, easy-to-follow format helps readers understand what, how, and why each skill is performed and is perfect for initial or refresher training

Table of Contents


Preface xxx

Acknowledgements xxx

Section 1. Advanced Airway Management Skills

Chapter 1 Endotracheal Intubation xxx

Chapter 2 Endotracheal Tube Extubation xxx

Chapter 3 Pediatric ET Intubation xxx

Chapter 4 Suctioning through an Endotracheal Tube xxx

Chapter 5 Nasaltracheal Intubation xxx

Chapter 6 Laryngoscopy with Magill Forceps xxx

Chapter 7 Insertion of the Esophageal Tracheal Combitube xxx

Chapter 8 End-Tidal Carbon Dioxide Detection xxx

Chapter 9 Use of the Esophageal Detector Device xxx

Chapter 10 Pulse Oximetry xxx

Chapter 11 CPAP - Continuous Positive Airway Pressure xxx

Chapter 12 Needle Cricothyrotomy xxx

Chapter 13 Needle Thoracentesis xxx

Section 2. Medication Administration Skills

Chapter 14 Intravenous Cannulation xxx

Chapter 15 Intravenous Bolus Medication Administration xxx

Chapter 16 Heparin/Saline Lock xxx

Chapter 17 Medication Withdrawal From an Ampule or Vial xxx

Chapter 18 Endotracheal Medication Administration xxx

Chapter 19 Administration of Nebulized Medication xxx

Chapter 20 Intramuscular Medication Administration xxx

Chapter 21 Subcutaneous Medication Administration xxx

Chapter 22 IV Infusion Medication Administration xxx

Chapter 23 Medication Administration Using PVAD xxx

Chapter 24 Rectal Medication Administration xxx

Chapter 25 Use of Length-based Resuscitation Tape xxx

Chapter 26 Intraosseous Infusion xxx

Section 3. Cardiac Management Skills

Chapter 27 Application of Cardiac Monitor xxx

Chapter 28 Manual Defibrillation xxx

Chapter 29 Cardioversion xxx

Chapter 30 External Cardiac Pacing xxx

Chapter 31 Application of a 12-Lead ECG Monitor xxx

Glossary xxx

Index xxx

Product Details

Prentice Hall
Snyder, Scott R.
Larmon, Baxter
Davis, Heather
Emergency medicine
Allied Health Services - Emergency Medical Services
Emergency medical technicians
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
September 2006
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
10.80x8.48x.38 in. 1.11 lbs.

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