Synopses & Reviews
***** "Great quick review for emergency medicine in-training exams / boards exams. One could read this text in two weeks just before the exam and retain the most relevant information. Highly recommended."
Online review of the first edition
"...a very enjoyable book to read. The amount of material in each chapter is good, with just the key facts included and the fluff removed. The concise and consistent format makes it easy and quick to read."
Doody Review Services on first edition
THINK OF IT AS A HIGH-YIELD TINTINALLI!
Distilling the most critical information from the #1 text in emergency medicine, JUST THE FACTS is the perfect tool to prepare for in-service or licensing exams, re-certification, CME, or for use as a clinical refresher. Its highly efficient format conveniently condenses and simplifies only the most important content, for maximum yield and comprehension.
*Endorsed by the American College of Emergency Physicians
*Effectively condenses Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine, 6/e, for a concise, yet comprehensive review
*Standardized, bulleted format stresses key points of epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical features, diagnosis and differential, and ED care and disposition
*Highlights and summarizes key concepts, to assure quick absorption of the material and reinforce your understanding of even the most difficult topics
*Chapters are logically organized to help focus your study and provide quick access to subjects
Also available: Ma et al: Emergency Medicine Manual, 6/e Promes: Emergency Medicine CME and Board Review, 3/e Tintinalli et al: Emergency Medicine, 6/e
The best study guide for emergency medicine board exams!
This rapid, comprehensive review of emergency medicine succinctly covers all the information needed for emergency medicine board exam success or as a clinical refresher. Featuring a bulleted format, this valuable guide includes only the most important facts as well as test-taking tips and strategies. Referenced to the new edition Tintinallis Emergency Medicine, 6/e.
ENDORSED BY THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF EMERGENCY PHYSICIANS
About the Author
O. John Ma, MD, Associate Professor, Research Director, Vice Chair for Academic Advancement, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, Truman Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas
David M. Cline, MD, Clinical Associate Professor and Director of Research, Department of Emergency Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Judith E. Tintinalli, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Gabor D. Kelen, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
J. Stephan Stapczynski, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Table of Contents
Test Preparation and Planning
Resuscitative Problems and Techniques
Analgesia, Anesthesia, and Sedation
Emergency Wound Management
Renal and Genitourinary Disorders
Gynecology and Obstetrics
Infectious Diseases and Immunology
Hematologic and Oncologic Emergencies
Eye, Ear, Nose, Throat, and Oral Emergencies
Disorders of the Skin
Fractures and Dislocations
Muscular, Ligamentous, and Rheumatic Disorders
Abuse and Assault